Borgata Online Casino Cauldron of Cash


The countdown to Halloween is on. But 100 lucky Borgata Online Casino players will be handed out treats early thanks to filled to the brim and about to bubble over cauldron of cash and bonus dollars.

All together, is giving away a whopping $5,000 worth of prizes. But here’s the catch. The window of time to enter this sweepstakes is today, Saturday, October 20 only. After 11:59 p.m. the cauldron lid will be shut tight and no more drawing entries will be accepted.

How to Participate in the October 20 Borgata Online Casino Cauldron of Cash Sweepstakes

The Cauldron of Cash $5,000 Sweepstakes is available to registered Borgata Online Casino players. For your chance to win, these are the steps you need to follow:

  • Log into your account on Saturday, October 20.
  • Go to My Promotions and opt into the Cauldron of Cash $5,000 Sweepstakes.

You will immediately receive one free entry. However, you can improve your chances with additional entries, which you can earn by playing. For every 5 iRPs earned during the promotion period on any casino game, you get one additional entry into the drawing. The maximum number of additional entries any one player is allowed is 50 (contingent on earning 250 iRPs or more).

Helpful Tip: Earn additional entries, but don’t overextend your bankroll

Theoretically, all it takes is one entry to have your name picked for a prize. And that entry is completely free, requiring no prior play whatsoever. However, most participants will be playing so they can rack up more entries, and so should you, but only to the extent that your bankroll, comfort zone, and available free time permit.

It is nice to see that the casino has placed a reasonable cap on the total number of entries, thereby giving not just high rollers, but all players a fair chance to win. However, keep in mind that it is still a random drawing, where anything can happen. Having the maximum number of entries is no guarantee of winning a prize. Conversely, it is entirely possible that some of the bigger winners will be players with much fewer than the maximum number of entries.

Also note that no deposit is required at any time during this promotion. However, if you wish to play today and your account balance is low, consider making a deposit so you have enough funds available for your usual level of play.

How much can you win the Borgata Online Casino Cauldron of Cash Sweepstakes?

On Monday, October 22, the casino will hold a random drawing to determine the winners. The chart included below shows how the 100 prizes being awarded will be distributed.

Drawing            Prize                                         
 2 – 3  $500 CASH
 4 – 5  $250 CASH
 6 – 9  $100 CASH
 10 – 24  $50 BONUS DOLLARS
 25 – 45  $25 BONUS DOLLARS
 46 – 100  $15 BONUS DOLLARS


As you can see, the Grand Prize, which will go to one person only, is for $1,000 cash. However, eight other players will also win cash prizes. Those are in the amounts of $100, $250, and $500.

The remaining 91 prizes are in the amounts of $15, $25, or $50, and are all in the form of Bonus Dollars.

All prize winners will be notified by email, following which the applicable amount in cash or bonus dollars will be credited to their account within 48 hours.

Cash winners receive their prize as unrestricted cash, available for immediate withdrawal. However, any bonus dollars won in this promotion come with the usual Borgata Online Casino wagering requirements, which must be met as stipulated before any part of the bonus or any winnings therefrom can be withdrawn.

Bonus Money Wagering Requirements

All bonus dollars won in this promotion are subject to a wagering requirement of 15x the bonus. Any game can be used for this purpose and counts 100% towards clearing the bonus. In addition, as usual, all of your wagers to clear the bonus count towards earning additional loyalty points, including those made with the bonus money as well as your own money.

Since the three possible bonus amounts you can win are $15, $25, or $50, the total amount you will have to wager is $225, $375, or $750, respectively.

This should be a manageable task for most players, but small bettors with limited funds will still need to be careful. The casino is only giving you until 11:59 p.m. the day after you receive the bonus to complete all of the wagering.

Additional Terms and Conditions

While the bonus playthrough is still in progress, both the bonus money itself and any winnings therefrom remain temporarily locked into your account and unavailable for withdrawal. However, as soon as the bonus is fully cleared, you will have unrestricted access to this money (or what’s left of it), assuming, of course, that the wagering is completed on time.

Opting out, attempting to withdraw unavailable funds prematurely, or failure to complete the wagering within the very short window of time available will result in forfeiture of both the bonus and any resulting winnings.

Is the Borgata Online Casino Cauldron of Cash Sweepstakes worth your time?

If you’re a Borgata Online Casino player and have time to play both today and, for winners of bonus money, the day the prize is awarded (probably next Tuesday or Wednesday), I recommend giving this promotion a shot. What makes this Cauldron of Cash and Bonus Money Sweepstakes worthwhile is that with 100 prizes being given away, your chances of winning are better than in most drawings.

Also, the $5,000 prize pool means that there’s plenty to go around. So even if you win one of the lesser prizes, it might still be enough to help you have a nice win. The smallest prize is a $15 bonus, and while not great, it is not too shabby considering the fact that no deposit is required.

What could be better would be more time to clear the bonus. However, the wagering requirements are reasonable, especially if you clear the bonus with a very low house edge game like blackjack. Unlike most NJ online casinos, Borgata Online Casino not only lets you clear most bonuses with any game you want, but does not increase the wagering requirements if you decide to play a game other than slots.

So go ahead and get your entries into this one-day promotion. Tomorrow this particular promotion will be over, but at Borgata Online Casino, that can only mean one thing–more fun and money making opportunities than you can possibly imagine still yet to come.

Other Ongoing and Upcoming Promotions

No matter what your personal tastes in online games may be or when you log in to play, at Borgata Online Casino, one thing you can be sure of is that you will never be bored.  For example, here are some of the other special promotions that are either currently ongoing or you can look forward to over the next few days.

  • Winning Team Bonus

This promotion, which started in September, continues every Sunday in October. Regardless of whether or not you wager real money on sports (which, of course you can do at the Borgata Race & Sports Book in Atlantic City), if you’re a football fan, this online promo is a must. Every Sunday, you get a new opportunity to win up to $125 in Bonus Dollars!

  •  $2,500 Daily Slot Tournaments

This promotion started on October 15 and continues through October 21. Every day the top 50 players win a share of $2,500.

  • Cashback Monday Happy Hour

Every Monday in October, if you play between 4 p.m. and 7 p.m., even if you don’t win, you won’t feel bad. The casino has you covered with a generous 30% cashback on any net losses up to $100.

  • Bonus Dollars Challenge

This promotion runs from October 22 through October 26. The more you play, the more Bonus Dollars you will receive.

  • Daily Mystery Prizes EXTENDED

Every day from now through October 31 that you earn 5 iRPs, a prize is guaranteed.







Barbara Nathan
Barbara Nathan is both a professional writer and casino, poker, and sports betting expert. Originally from NYC, she relocated to Absecon, NJ in 2013 just prior to the official launch of New Jersey regulated online casino and poker gambling. Besides keeping tabs on important developments in the industry from day 1, Barbara is very familiar with what each NJ online casino has to offer. Her comprehensive, unbiased reviews and promotion descriptions provide a valuable service to NJ online casino players. Barbara also enjoys volunteering in the Atlantic City community. She is a certified literacy tutor at the Atlantic City Public Library.

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