Card Player Poker Tour at Atlantis Casino Resort Spa in Reno

Mar 18, 2014 3:00 AM

Atlantis Casino Resort Spa in Reno plays host to the Card Player Poker Tour from March 20-30. The 4th Annual Atlantis All In Poker Series is a 10-day event that features a variety of events with buy-ins ranging from $50 to $1,100.

Players have the option to compete in the No Limit Hold’em Main Event on Friday, March 28, or Saturday, March 29. The Main Event Final Table will be held on Sunday, March 30, with a guaranteed prize of $125,000.

Players may buy directly into the Main Event, or qualify during a variety of satellite tournaments, all of which will be covered live at www.cardplayer.com. For more information, visit: www.atlantiscasino.com or call 800-723-6500.

Sapphire: The popular strip club’s Foundation for Prostate Annual Poker Tournament charity event will take place on Sunday, June 1. To participate players may select from two options:

1) Poker Tournament Donation – $300

•â€„One player position for poker tournament.

•â€„Ticket for cocktail party and dinner before poker tournament.

2) Full Poker Table Entry Donation – $2,600

•â€„Corporate name and/or logo on the plaque for table.

•â€„Entry and dedicated table for player position.

•â€„10 tickets for cocktail party and dinner before poker tournament.

Prizes are awarded for top finishers. If you have questions about the tournament please call 702-556-2100.

Tiger Jam: Grammy-nominated pop rock band One Republic will headline the 16th annual event at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, May 16-17. The two-day charity event hosted by Tiger Woods combines world-class golf, high-stakes poker, gourmet cuisine and exclusive VIP experiences into a star-studded weekend benefitting the Tiger Woods Foundation’s college-access programs.

Esfandiari: The second episode of “Strip Magic” starring Antonio Esfandiari has been released and can be seen here: http://ultim.at/q72R. Episode 2 shows some of his most advanced card tricks, while hearing him tell the story of why he ultimately decided to give up on his dreams of becoming one of the top magicians in the world.

“Strip Magic” is a YouTube-only web series starring the biggest winning poker player of all time. Episodes of the show can be found on youtube.com/ultimatepoker and new ones will be released every Wednesday.

Good luck, and may the “nuts” be with you!

H. Scot Krause is a gaming industry analyst, researcher and journalist. He is a former entertainment director and 18-year resident of Las Vegas. Questions or comments for Scot may be addressed to: [email protected].

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