Bingo FAQs

by Administrator 31. July 2018 17:44

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Most Common Bingo Phrases

by Administrator 28. July 2018 17:39

Bingo phrases are the soul of a bingo game. They add life to the numbers and an air of excitement in a bingo hall. The phrases are cheeky, witty and fun to hear, no wonder they are on the tips of expert players.

Here are some of the most common and interesting bingo phrases used during a game of bingo.

  • 9. Doctors’ Orders- This interesting phrase is derived from military language. It is believed that 9 PM was when pills that were given by doctors to soldiers during World War II, as it was the latest the army and naval officers could make appointments.
  • 11. Legs Eleven:  As clear as it looks, legs eleven is a phrase used to describe the number 11 which resembles a pair of long thin legs. There’s an element of fun attached to this phrase in comparing the legs of the actual player with 11’s legs!
  • 13. Unlucky For Some- The number 13 is associated with bad luck in many parts of the world. The words, “for some” are used because there are few players who feel that this number brings them lots of cash and joy!
  • 16. Never Been Kissed: This phrase tells the tale of two lovers and it is also called Sweet Sixteen based on a song sung in 1932 by the Blue Mountaineers.
  • 25. Duck And Dive- This animated phrase uses the number 2 with reference to a cute duck who dives away on seeing 5, a snake.
  • 44. Droopy Drawers: A funny phrase, Droopy Drawers is used for this number because it resembles a pair of trousers that look like they have slipped down a person’s legs. This phrase is sure to ignite bursts of laughter during a bingo game!
  • 53. Here Comes Herbie: This phrase is derived from a car featured in various Disney films since the 1960s. Its bonnet has the racing number 53 hence the phrase.
  • 56. Was She Worth It? Refers to the high cost of marriages in the 50’s which was 5 shillings and a sixpence. It is a cheeky phrase asking whether the amount is worth a wife!
  • 57. Heinz Varieties: Heinz condiments have the number 57 which is used to describe the variety of products produced by the sauce manufacturer.
  • 83: Ethel’s Ear: The connection between this number and the phrase can be deciphered by observing the number. 8 is supposed to resemble a fat lady and 3, her ear.
  • 88. Garden Gate/ Two Fat Ladies- This number has two phrases to represent it. One is rather funny. The number 88 depicts two curvy ladies standing next to one another. Garden gate is also used because it simply rhymes with the number.

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5-Line Bingo Playing Tips

by Administrator 29. June 2018 15:40

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Why Women Love Playing Bingo

by Administrator 25. June 2018 21:09

A good game of bingo provides a whole lot of fun and relaxation in addition to some exciting cash prizes & jackpots. Women see bingo as a refreshing change from their daily routines and responsibilities and why not? Women deserve a break too!

Let’s take a look at some factors that make bingo a favorite among women folk:

  • Women Love Socializing: Women thrive on socialization. Getting together with their friends and family members over a game of bingo is just what they need to unwind. Unlike men who relax by watching TV or playing video games, women need to go out and express themselves and that’s what playing bingo does for them. It is a great platform for meeting old friends, making new ones and learning from each other.
  • Bingo Is Affordable: Playing bingo involves fewer expenses. That is another reason due to which women resonate with the game. They just want to have fun but without any major expenses and risks. They don’t want to carry any anxiety back home.
  • Stress Reduction: Women see bingo as a stress diffuser. They relax in the company of like-minded people. It gives them a chance to chatter away their worries. It is really therapeutic for them. Bingo freshens up their brain and mind by stimulating feel good hormones due to the laughter and excitement involved. Bingo allows women to have some moments with themselves.
  • Jackpot & Cash Prizes: Most women are up for a game that lets them make money without exertion. All you need is luck by your side and voila!  You might end up going home with a jackpot. There’s not much training and risk involved. Huge jackpots, bonus packages, cash match options and great prizes are more frequent in bingo as compared to other games. So the chances of winning are very high.
  • Boosts Mental Agility: Women who stay at home tend to experience boredom over a period of time. However, indulging oneself in a game like bingo from time to time brightens them up and clears their minds. They feel sharper and more alert. Some women look at bingo as a mental workout which is just as important as physical exercise.

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Different Ways To Play Bingo

by Administrator 25. May 2018 14:30

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Reasons Why Bingo Is An Exciting Game To Play

by Administrator 30. April 2018 16:59

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Prerequsites for Playing Bingo

by Administrator 29. January 2018 14:16

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Tips To Win At Texas Charity Bingo

by Administrator 6. July 2015 17:27

Bingo is an exciting game that is popular with people of all ages. Though it is mainly a game of luck, the players can use certain tips to enhance their chances of winning. Texas Charity Bingo organizes various games for people to enjoy a wonderful evening of bingo and contribute a certain part of the winnings to a charity.

Here are some practical tips to win at Texas Charity Bingo:

  • Understand The Rules: Get to know as much as you can about the game and prizes. Different games of bingo offer various prizes and can have varying rules.
  • Smaller Groups: Choose a game that has limited number of players. By playing in small groups, you can easily reduce the competition and increase your chances of winning.
  • Be Regular At Bingo: Be a member at a bingo hall to play different variations of the game and gain deeper insights into its rules. You can learn about the game by interacting with some of the experienced players and sharing your bingo experiences.
  • Selection Of Cards: Choose bingo cards with higher denominations, as they will bring about better winning prospects.
  • Multiple Cards: You should play with more than one card to stand a better chance at wining. However, choose only as many bingo cards as you can efficiently handle. Playing with too many cards may leave you confused and ultimately, you can lose track of the numbers.
  • Pay Attention: Listen carefully and be attentive to the numbers being called out. Make sure you do not talk to fellow players during the game, as it will distract you and disturb their games as well. You must also mark off the numbers properly and cross check them so that you do not call out a false win, as this can affect your confidence.
  • Be On Time: Arrive early at the hall in order to get yourself comfortable in the ambience. Choose a seat where you can comfortably see the screen or listen to the caller.

These tips will help you make the most of your bingo game and increase the chances of winning the jackpot. We, at Texas Charity Bingo, offer exciting games for the people of Texas. For more information about our charity game schedules at the bingo hall, you can call at (979) 779 – 2871.

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Variations Of Bingo In Texas

by Administrator 20. May 2013 07:29

Bingo in Texas is a much-loved game by people of all age groups; be it youngsters or the elderly. It offers many social as well as mental benefits to the individuals who play it regularly. But if you want to be a pro at this interesting game, you need to be aware about the variations in it. Following are listed the different types of bingo that are fun to learn as well as play.

  • There are basically two types of bingo, and these are: 75 ball bingo and 90 ball bingo. The numbers in these two types correspond to the number of balls that are used in the game.
  • The second variation is horizontal bingo, wherein you have to complete a full horizontal line of numbers on your ticket. Make sure that you pay full attention to the person who is calling out the numbers; else you might miss out on a particular number.
  • Another popular type of bingo variation is the vertical bingo. Here, you have to mark all the numbers in a straight but vertical line on your ticket. Just keep in mind whether you are looking out for numbers from top to bottom or vice versa.
  • Diagonal bingo involves completing a line of numbers on the ticket in a diagonal pattern. This can be done either from the top right to the bottom left or from top left to the bottom right.
  • Coverall bingo is also one of the very popular types of bingo games. The other name for it is Blackout bingo. But you must keep in mind that this it is one of the toughest patterns to complete. Due to this reason, the game of bingo can stretch to a longer period of time. But nevertheless, it is one of the most entertaining types of bingo where the suspense element is present till the last moment.
  • If you want to go in for something a bit simpler, then pattern bingo is something you must know about. Here, the number of patterns that are available actually depends on whether you are playing a 75 or 90 ball bingo. A pattern is shown to you in advance and you have to exactly replicate it on your bingo cards. All the information is provided beforehand; including the pattern, the way it must look and at what position it has to be present on the cards.
  • Last but not the least; another variation in the exciting game of bingo is multiple winners. As is clear by the name, here the prize money is equally divided between two winners; if the game has more than one. Multiple bingo winners are fairly common in the 90 ball bingo but less common in a 75 ball game bingo.

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