Pala Casino Resort announces poker schedule for May
April 12, 2018 2:30 AM
by Staff & Wire Reports
Southern California poker players will have more opportunities to win extra cash at Pala Casino Spa & Resort in May when the Poker Room will host the $10,000 Guaranteed Vegas Seat tournament from Wednesday to Sunday, May 16-20 and new Hump Day No Limit tournaments each Wednesday and Thursday, except May 16, 17 and 30. The Pala Super Deep Stack tournament will continue at 1 p.m. each Saturday, except May 12 and 26; the Sunday Super Deep Stack will be played at 10 a.m., except May 13 and 20, and the Friday Night 1.5K will be played at 7:15 p.m., except May 18. Pala Poker also will introduce a new Hourly Mystery High Hand promotion on Saturday, May 19 and 26, and will continue its popular Progressive High Hand, Sunday High Hand Frenzy and Chase for the Dough™ promotions,
Pala Poker will continue to stream LIVE 2-3-5 No Limit Hold’em action from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. each Friday and Saturday on Facebook. Just visit www.facebook.com/palacasinopoker.
The Vegas $10,000 Seat Guarantee tournament will be played from Wednesday, May 16 to Sunday, May 20. The buy-in will be $175. Chips will be $10,000/$5,000 with a $15 optional staff bonus buy. There also will be one, $50 add-on for an additional $15,000 in chips. Players who qualify once will receive $200 and players who qualify twice will receive $500 from the prize pool. Re-entries and late entries will be for eight levels. Day 1 blinds will be 20 minutes and Day 2 blinds 30 minutes. A minimum of 50 players will be required to ensure the guarantee. Fifteen percent of each Day 1 field will advance to Day 2.
The schedule includes:
Day 1A, Wednesday, May 16, 6 p.m.
Day 1B, Thursday, May 17, 6 p.m.
Day 1C, Friday, May 18, 6 p.m.
Day 1D, Saturday, May 19, 3 p.m.
Day 2, Sunday, May 20, 1 p.m.
The Hump Day No Limit tournaments will start play at 6 p.m. each Wednesday and Thursday, except on May 16, 17 and 30. The buy-in will be $20 and chips will be $4,000/$3,000 with a $5 optional staff bonus buy. There also will be a $5 optional unlimited re-buy for an additional $1,500 in chips to five levels. And, there will be a $10 optional add-on during the break for an additional $5,000 in chips. Re-entries will be four five levels and blinds will be 15 minutes. Registration for this tournament will start at 4 p.m. each day it is played. Those who play from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. each day this tournament is played can earn $500 in bonus chips for each hour played.
The Pala Super Deep Stack will be played at the new time of 1 p.m. each Saturday, except May 12 and 26. The buy-in will be $125 and chips will be $30,000/$10,000 with an optional $15 staff bonus buy. Re-entries will be for three levels and blinds will be 30 minutes.
The Sunday Super Deep Stack will be played at 10 a.m. each Sunday, except May 13 and 20. The buy-in will be $125 and chips will be $20,000/$10,000 with an optional $15 staff bonus buy. Re-entries will be for three levels and blinds will be 20 minutes.
The Friday Night 1.5K will start at its regular 7:15 p.m. time, except on May 18. The buy-in will be $45+$10 with a $1,500 guarantee. Chips will be $4,000/$2,000 with a $5 optional staff buy and a $20 add-on for $10,000 chips. Late and re-entries will be allowed to four levels with a full stack.
The new Hourly Mystery High Hand promotion will be in play from Noon to 6 p.m. on Saturday, May 19 and 26. Players who hold a high hand can win up to $500. The Progressive High Hand will be in play from 12:01 a.m. to 4 p.m. each Monday through Friday. All Quads, Straight Flushes and Royals will be paid. The Sunday High Hand Frenzy will be in play from Noon to 8 p.m., and the high hand every half hour will receive $100. The Chase for the Dough™ will offer players the opportunity to win cash for live play. Forty hours will earn $60; 60 hours, $200, and 80 hours, $400.
Check the Pala Poker Room Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/palacasinopoker.