March to the Championship at South Point
February 24, 2017 1:49 PM
by Staff & Wire Reports
March to the Championship Watch Parties – Thursday, March 16 – Saturday, March 18
College basketball fanatics will take over the South Point Ballroom Thursday, March 16 through Saturday, March 18 to kick off the 2017 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. South Point serves as the best destination for guests to witness the most anticipated college basketball competition of the year while taking advantage of on-site wagering stations and free chair massages. In addition, guests will be treated to a variety of food and drink specials, including $3, 12 ounce bottles of Bud, Bud Light, Bud Light Lime or Shock Top, $16 buckets of six Budweiser bottles and $25 pitchers of Bloody Marys and Margaritas. With the Nevada Sports Books mobile betting app, guests can skip the madness and place their bets on lines set by South Point’s Sports Book. The app offers sports enthusiasts the ability to deposit money or collect winnings from South Point on the go. All viewing parties are free and open to guests 21 and older.
$175,000 Freeroll Texas Hold’Em Poker Tournament in June
Beginning Wednesday, March 1, South Point poker players can qualify for the $175,000 Freeroll Texas Hold’Em Poker Tournament, which will be held Monday, June 12 through Wednesday, June 14 at starting at 6 p.m. with finals taking place on Saturday, June 17 at 10 a.m. All players will start with $10,000 chips and $100 in cash. To qualify for the tournament, players must earn 100 hours of live poker play through Wednesday, May 31. Players with 100 to 149 monthly hours of game play will receive a $25 add-on for $10,000 in additional chips. Those who play over 150 hours will receive a $25 add-on for $20,000 in additional chips. Guests can also earn up to $4 in hourly cash bonuses and take advantage of a daily early bird bonus from 9 to 11 a.m. which earns players double the comps and hours. Third place will win $10,000, second will win $15,000, with first place will take home $35,000 in cash.
Road to the Big Dance Hourly Cash Drawings – Thursday, March 16 – Sunday, March 19
From Thursday, March 16 through Sunday, March 19, South Point live poker players will be automatically entered into an hourly $100 cash drawing from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
No-Limit Texas Hold’em Daily “BOUNTY” Tournament
South Point Casino hosts daily No-Limit Texas Hold’em “BOUNTY” tournaments every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 10 a.m., 2 and 7 p.m.; and every Wednesday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Casino players have the opportunity to participate in each “BOUNTY” tournament for a $60 buy-in that includes $4,500 in tournament chips. Unlimited re-entry until the first break.
No-Limit Texas Hold’em “DEEP-STACK” Tournament
South Point Casino features a No-Limit Texas Hold’em “DEEP-STACK” tournament every Wednesday and Sunday at 6 p.m. The tournament’s $100 buy-in includes $7,500 in tournament chips. Players can also receive an additional $2,500 in tournament chips for a $10 add-on. Unlimited re-entry until the first break.
South Point Seniors 50+ Slot Tournament
South Point Casino Club Card players age 50 and older have the opportunity to participate in a Seniors 50+ Slot Tournament every Monday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Casino Card holders will receive a free tournament entry when they swipe their Club Card at any Club kiosk. Participants may receive additional entries into the slot tournament for every 250 points earned while playing South Point Casino slots, video poker or video reel machines. The slot tournament will give away $5,200 in cash and free play prizes each week including a $1,500 cash prize to the first place winner.
Nevada Race Book App
South Point’s Nevada Race Book mobile betting app offers racing enthusiasts the opportunity to place bets on the most exciting races of the year on the go. Guests can visit the South Point Race Book and sign up for $50. The app features lines set by the South Point Race Book and update all odds and results in real time.
South Point’s Race and Sports Books are now offering USFantasy Sports, the exclusive provider of legal Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) contests in Nevada. The daily fantasy platform utilizes a pari-mutuel system, which creates a fair and transparent environment for all contestants. At this time, it is available for professional football, basketball and hockey games. USFantasy Sports is a skill-based fantasy wagering platform that combines elements of traditional sports betting with traditional DFS contests. Just like in DFS, players score points based on their performance in a live game and contestants can bet on athletes to Win, Place or Show.