Mesquite Gaming donates $1,000 to Charles A. Hughes Middle School during Motor Mania Student Art Contest

Winning students earn bowling and pizza parties courtesy of Mesquite Gaming

Mesquite, Nev. – Mesquite Gaming, owner of Casablanca Resort and Virgin River Hotel, once again held the Motor Mania Student Art Contest during the 10th annual Mesquite Motor Mania this past weekend. Gregory Hermosillo, a sixth grader at Charles A. Hughes Middle School took home the grand prize winning $1,000 for his school and a bowling and pizza party courtesy of Mesquite Gaming. Anthony Toti, CEO of Mesquite Gaming, was so impressed with all artwork submitted, Mesquite Gaming will also donate $500 to each of the other participating school’s art programs. Additional winners include:


  • Alexis Hill, Joseph L. Bowler Elementary School
  • Martiza Ceja, Beaver Dam Middle School
  • Mason Blazzard, Virgin valley Elementary School


Pictured: Natalie Halladay, Hughes Middle School Art Teacher; Gregory Hermosillo, Moto Mania Student Art Contest Winner and sixth grader at Hughes Middle School; and Christian Adderson, coroporate sales manager for Mesquite Gaming


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About Mesquite Gaming:

Mesquite Gaming, located 77 miles north of Las Vegas, includes CasaBlanca Resort-Casino-Golf-Spa and Virgin River Hotel/Casino/Bingo. A premier golf destination, Mesquite Gaming owns and operates CasaBlanca Golf Club and The Palms Golf Club. Combined, the two properties feature 1,186 guest rooms, 76,000 square-feet of casino space, with 1,600 slot machines and 36 gaming tables, 70,000 square-feet of meeting and convention space including an outdoor entertainment venue. For more information, visit