Wednesday, February 4, 2009

Poker News February 2009

Promos, Special Tournaments, Food & Drink Specials

Here's a look at some of the poker promotions and more notable tournaments for February in Miami and Fort Lauderdale. We'll update as additional news becomes available.

Valentine Package Giveaways (Seminole Hard Rock) - On February 14th, 4 drawings will be held in the poker room. The packages include room, dinner, and show tickets.

The Main Event Poker Tournaments (Seminole Hard Rock) - Three tournaments with buy-ins ranging from $350 to $1100. The $350 tournament starts at noon on February 9th. Play the $575 tournament at noon on February 11th. And the two day $1100 event begins February 14th at 11am. Satellites are held the day before.

Special Guaranteed Tournaments (Seminole Hard Rock) - $15k guaranteed on Feb 10 & 24th ($150 buy-in). $25k guaranteed on Feb 2 & 16th ($300 buy in). $30k guaranteed on Feb 6 & 20th ($150 buy in).

Big Slick Tournament (Seminole Hard Rock) - The monthly event is scheduled for February 28th at 11am ($1100 buy-in). Satellites available on February 20 and 27 ($150 buy-in).

$10 Off Any Tournament Entry (Seminole Hard Rock) - Simply sign up for the Hard Rock's promotions and events email newsletter (click here), then print out the coupon you receive and take it to the poker room.

Cash for Play (Dania) - Earn cash based on hours played at any non-tournament game throughout February. For example, 25 hours of play will get you $50 back, up to $400 for 200 hours of play.

Food and Drink Specials (Dania) - Dania offers complimentary house beverages while playing. $1 beer, dogs and sodas on Sunday. Happy hour 5-7PM daily. Complimentary sandwich from 1 to 3 PM Mon-Fri. Coffee and sweets served at 3PM to all players. 99 cents Wednesdays (hot dog & fries, 3 wings, 20 oz Coke fountain drinks, 16 oz draft beer, frozen drinks, and soft serve cone).

Iron Man Prize (Flagler) - This is a new daily contest with a $200 prize. To be eligible, a player must check in by 3pm, and still be present and playing at 11pm (with no more than 30 minutes spent outside the poker room). There will be a random drawing among eligible, carded players.

$150 High Hand Awards (Flagler) - Every day, awarded every two hours.

$1,000 Guaranteed Winner Take All Tournament (Flagler) - Every Sunday at 2pm. Entry is $25 and limited to 50 entrants.

Aces Cracked (Seminole Hollywood Casino) - Aces cracked wins $100 on Mondays (3 & 6pm), Tuesdays (3pm), and Thursdays (3pm).