One of the most common ways of learning something is by doing it. It is also the riskiest. Take casino games, for instance. If you were to walk into a casino or go online blissfully unaware of the rules and the usual decisions one has to make, you are likely to lose all of your money within minutes. Luckily for us, there is now a place in Vegas that teaches you how to play casino games. In order to educate new players and give veterans a chance to hone their skills, we now have something called Casino Quest.
Casino Quest is a game education program that lets you learn how to play some of the most popular casino games by taking away the gambling portion of the experience. The only money you invest is to be a part of the program and learn – there isn’t a chance of you winning or losing any money while playing.
Before you start fantasizing about the different casino games you want to try out for the first time or hone your skills in, we should mention that Casino Quest has only one craps, one roulette, one baccarat, and four blackjack tables.
Why Is This a Good Thing?
Think about it. People that go into casinos are there for the thrill. However, that same thrill can prove to be a costly lesson for a novice. There is a lot of pressure regarding what your strategy should be for the next move. In terms of blackjack, for example, you are faced with decisions like whether to hit on a soft 13. In a casino setting, with real money involved, you feel the pressure of such a decision and the dealer and the patrons around you are not going to wait forever. When you feel pressured, especially if you are not 100% sure what it is you are doing, you make mistakes.
Providing a safe area where you can explore your options without being rushed and without the risk of losing money can teach you how the game works. It is only a matter of time before you master it.
How and When Can I Join?
Casino Quest is located at 3200, Las Vegas Boulevard, Suite 2000. It is open every day from 10 a.m. till 9 p.m. with the exception being Sunday – 11 a.m. till 7 p.m. People of all ages are welcome, though persons under 18 need adult supervision. If you are worried about it being a typical casino venue, don’t be. Among other benefits, there is no smoking allowed on the premises.