The Roman Catholic cathedral often has standing-room only on Saturday afternoon, as visitors pray for luck—and sometimes drop casino chips into the collection cups during a special tourist mass. Periodically, a priest known as the "chip monk" collects the chips and takes them to the respective casinos to cash them in.
Shrine of the Most Holy Redeemer. Churchgoers staying in the South Strip area stagger into this iconic Roman Catholic church for mass seven
days a week. Among the more popular offerings: the three Saturday and six Sunday masses. 55 E. Reno Ave., South Strip, 89119. 702/891–8600. Weekday mass 12:10 pm; Sat. mass 12:10, 4 pm, vigil mass 5:30 pm; Sun. mass 8, 9:30, 11, 12:30, 4 and 5:30.
302 Cathedral Way, Las Vegas, Nevada, 89109, United States