MLBA Member Bar Has Largest Ever Bingo Jackpot in the US

The largest charitable bingo jackpot ever awarded in the US was paid out March 30th at MLBA Member “Double R Bar & Grill” in Grey Eagle. Owner and MLBA Board Member Bob Pallansch has been a strong supporter of electronic gaming and was one of the first bars to have electronic pull-tabs in September of 2012.

Now one of his regular customers, Steven Ahrens, hit the jackpot of over $142,000 on the Electronic Bingo game “Voodoo Guru” on Friday, March 30th.  There was a check presentation at the Double R on Wednesday, April 3rd, from the Grey Eagle Lions Club, the charity that runs the gambling operation at the Double R. See below.

Steven Aherns (center) receives the check from the Grey Eagle Lions Club.

“It’s so great this this went out at a site that has been such an important part of the success of electronics in Minnesota and an to an owner who has been an advocate for e-gaming over the years.” exclaimed Pilot Games CEO and founder Jon Weaver.

Pilot Games is an MLBA Gold Allied member and has e-pulltabs, electronic linked Bingo games and weekly tournament games in over 750 bars and clubs in the state of Minnesota. See the Pilot Games website here.