Jun 22, 2013 9:15 PM
(Corpus Christi) - A new bingo hall opened its doors for the first time today. The El Mercado Bingo opened its new location on Ayers. It's called "The Valencia." They held a drawing for a free trip to Las Vegas after people played a few rounds of bingo.Corpus Christi police officer Isaac Valencia is one of the owners.He says the 2.2 million dollar building will be more than just a bingo hall. Valencia says about 500 people showed up for the grand opening.