Grand Sierra is hosting the exciting Fall WIN than ANYONE in history!” Pot of Gold Poker Tournament with a guaranteed $400,000. The opening event kicks off at noon on October 3 and consists of five no-limit hold’em flights (1A-1E) with a $100,000 guarantee. The buy-in for each flight is $220, players receive 15,000 in starting chips, and the top 10 percent in each flight get into the money with the top 6 percent advancing to the finals at 3 pm on October 6. Players may re-enter through the first 4 levels on flights A-D and players may re-enter through level 8 for flight E. Players may forfeit their stack at the end of level 4 on flights A-D and level 8 on flight E and re-enter with a new stack. Players that bag chips multiple days will only play their largest stack and will be paid $750 for all other forfeited stacks.
The schedule consists of the following variety of games and guarantees: Omaha 8 or better/$10,000 guarantee, HORSE/$10,000 guarantee, PLO 8 or better/$10,000 guarantee, no-limit hold’em 6 max/$25,000 guarantee and $100 bounties and several other no-limit events with guarantees ranging from $5,000-$15,000.
Another event consisting of six flights starts on October 10 with a $330 buy-in and a whopping $200,000 guarantee. The only difference in this event and the opening event is that players that bag chips multiple days will be paid $1,000 instead of $750 for all other forfeited stacks.
Reserve your room by October 10 to receive the $20/night Sunday-Thursday rate and the $40/night Friday and Saturday rate. Players daily room rate after October 2 will be $25/night Sunday-Thursday and $45/night on Friday and Saturday. See ad in this issue of Poker Player newspaper for the room rate code. For a complete list of events, times and buy-ins see the Grand Sierra ad in this issue of Poker Player newspaper.
Chumash Casino is Tournament Central! Chumash offers tournaments every day of the week starting with a $10 no-limit event with $300 added on Monday’s at 7 pm and optional $10 rebuys and one $20 optional add-on. Tuesday’s are reserved for a $60 no-limit event with $150 added up to 35 players and $300 added for 36 or more players. The complete list of events can be found in their ad in this issue of Poker Player newspaper. Players can win up to $250 instantly by hitting a four-of-a-kind or better every day of the week. A $40 tournament is offered Monday-Friday at 10:15 with players receiving a $10 “live” play coupon.
Debbie Burkhead is a long time poker player, writer, National Sales Director for Poker Player Newspaper and President of Poker Player Cruises. You may contact Debbie at PokerMs@aol.com. You can also follow DebbieDoesPoker on Twitter.