Jackpots abound at Commerce

Jun 3, 2003 12:05 AM

Commerce Casino’s new California games section jackpot promotion includes a $30,000 minimum super jackpot in "no bust" blackjack as well as regular jackpots. The progressive super jackpot, which increases by $1,000 increments daily, guarantees a $30,000 minimum pay-off to "no bust" blackjack players holding qualifying hands.

Incidentally, super and regular jackpots are also being awarded in other California games, including 21st Century Baccarat, Caribbean stud, 13 card poker, Pai Gow poker and Pai Gow tiles.

Over the past 12 months, poker players have claimed $8.6 million in jackpot cash. Commerce Casino continues to award Super Jackpots with guaranteed payouts up to $100,000 in $3-6, $4-8, $6-12, and $9-18 hold’em. Super Jackpots are awarded daily from 11-1 pm and 5-8 pm. Double jackpots are in effect Sundays through Thursdays from 4-5 pm and 9-10 pm while regular jackpots are paid out at all other times.

Hi-lo stud players will note that Commerce Casino will be hosting a $10,000-added hi-lo tournament on June 23 at 3:30 p.m. In addition to a $100+10 buy-in option, Commerce Casino players will be automatically eligible for a free tournament entry upon accumulating 40 hours of live play in the casino’s hi-lo section from May 31 through June 23.

The 2003 California State Poker Championship, which is responsible for the big side games currently taking place in Commerce Casino’s top section, will continue through June 22. Interested players are reminded that there’s still time to get in on some of the tournament’s most lucrative events, not to mention the legendary side action associated with Commerce Casino’s major poker competitions.

Players marking their summer calendars will note that Commerce Casino’s annual Heavenly Hold’em tournament is scheduled for September 5-14. Featuring 10 solid days of hold’em action, the tournament ranks as a popular favorite with local hold’em enthusiasts and out-of-town players.