Join us for Camp One Step’s Charity Poker Championship!
Thursday, April 20th 2023
Up the ante and raise much needed funds to help kids with cancer at one of the city’s premier poker events, Camp One Step’s Charity Poker Championship. Dan Bernstein from WSCR “The Score” AM 670 returns as emcee and will truly make the evening memorable. Come play your best hand and enjoy poker, food, drinks, prizes and of course, charity.
Chicago Poker Club is offering a special discount! Use COS50 to get $50 off the ticket price.
$300 Player Seat | $700 High Roller | $125 Spectator Ticket (Prices increase at the door.)
A seat at the world series of poker main event in Las Vegas with travel accommodations ($10,000 value)
Valet parking is $15. High Roller registration includes complimentary parking.
Dee Yeck, & VFW Tinley (CG-02951, CG-01786) will host charity poker action on Saturday and Sunday December 2nd, & 3rd, 2023 @ 18400 Governors Highway Homewood - Cherry Creek Plaza CP-02159
Cash Game Bad Beat - $3,000 Standard/$1,500 Bomb Pot* - Quad Board all eligible hands in play not already awarded @ $100 Details Below - New Contact Phone # for Windy City Poker is 708-506-2677
Cash Players who arrive by 12:05pm get free lunch from Cherry Creek Plaza or if they prefer and Play cash for 3 hours from 12p till 3p they can get $20 in rake back!
SATURDAY December 2nd - @ Cherry Creek Plaza - 18400 Governors Highway Homewood
$1/$2 cash @ 12p - $50 min to $500 max
12p - Bounty Deep Stack - $180+$15 opt bonus - 40k max for on-time players - $25 Bounty on each player - $25 discount for on-time arrival - $115+$15 Re-buys (Includes Bounty) 20 min blinds - Discount when in line by 12:05pm.
1p - NEW Added Deep Stack - $50+$10 Entry - 30k max stack - $10 discount for on-time arrival. $30 rebuys for 30k level 1 thru 8, $20 add-on for 40k end of level 8. 20/15 min blinds
630p - $70+$10 opt bonus - 40k chips max after bonus of 10k applied - 20 min - 20/15 min blinds - $40 re-buys - $20 Add-on end of Entry Bonus Chips for spending $5 on candy/chips/drinks!
SUNDAY December 3rd @ Homewood - Cherry Creek Plaza
$1/$2 cash @ 12p - $50 min to $500 max
12p - $50+$10 opt bonus Uber Stack - 70k chips max - $30 Re-buys - $15 Add-On 20 min blinds - Bonus Chips for spending $5 on candy/chips/drinks!
2p - $100+$10 opt bonus (NOT Bad Beat Eligible) - LADIES ONLY EVENT. 20/15 min blinds. 20k starting stack with 5k bonus chips for on-time arrival. Rebuy thru end of Level 6 for $40 for 20k chips. $20 Add-On end of level 6 for 30k more chips. Top 20% paid.
630p - $50+$10 - PLO/Texas Holdem - 40k chips - 15 min blinds - Every New Blind Level Game Format Switches. $30 RB/$20 Add-On/Bonus Chips. $10 Discount for on-time arrival/Uber Players still in the 12p.
A small % of the entry is held for our free-roll tournament(s) or added tournament seats to the prize pool and or for the bad beat jackpot. See tournament director for full transparent details. All decisions final!
Tournament bad beat @ $1,500 with $20 Room Share for Tournament players only (Quad 2's must lose to qualify with both cards in play). Cash game Bad Beat for Texas Hold'em poker is @ $3,000 and requires Quad 2's or better to lose with both cards playing on a regular Texas hold'em single board. If an ALL IN board runs "twice or three times" the first board is the only applicable board for the Bad Beat ($30 room share for cash game players only). Double Board bomb pot Texas Hold'em has different bad beat payout and both qualifying hands must play the same top or bottom board $1,500 total with $20 room share for cash players only. Mini Bad Beat has been replaced with a Quad Board that will start Sept 16th weekend. Payout (after any potential room share that applies) split 50% to losing hand, 30% to winning hand, and 20% to remaining players at the table. Payout will be collected the following week as BB jackpot funds are not held at the location. Bad beat only applies when two hands are using the same board with both cards in their hand in play. If the amount as the payout exceeds the $500 in winnings as allowed by the ICGA. The winning player can select the remaining value in a prize of their choosing. Gift Cards suggested. If payout for bad beat is $900 the player will receive $500 in cash and allocate the remainder of the $400 towards prizes/gift cards of their choosing per standard ICGA payouts. Bad Beat not eligible for checked down/run down hands. Pot must have $20 for bad beat to be eligible.
Promo for cash game when applied during standard Texas holdem hands (not bomb pots/plo or run it twice hands) goes towards, free-rolls for cash players, food bonuses, and for any seat give away when applicable.
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*All rights reserved. All applicable payouts adhere to the Illinois Charitable Games Act for applicable events.
Join HFS Chicago Scholars on Friday, May 20th at 6:00pm for the 11th annual “All in for Scholars” poker and casino night! Our poker tournament features a grand prize of either entry to the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas (valued at $10,000) or $6,000 in Amazon gift cards.
The event is held at Galleria Marchetti (825 W Erie St.). Your $200 ticket includes food & drinks throughout the night and entry into the Texas Hold ‘em Poker Tournament. You will have $5,000 of poker chips to start, poker chips have no cash value.
Non-poker players can purchase a general entry ticket ($125 until May 13th, $150 after) that includes food, drinks, and other casino games (i.e., Blackjack, Roulette, and Craps).
This year our casino will be a 1920s era speakeasy, featuring signature Prohibition Era cocktails and a themed photobooth. Cocktail or business casual attire suggested, 1920s attire encouraged.
HFS Chicago Scholars assists economically disadvantaged Chicago inner-city high school students who show academic and leadership promise achieve their educational goals through financial assistance and mentoring. They provide the following to their scholars:
- Financial assistance to attend top Chicago private high schools;
- Academic directors dedicated to supporting each high school class;
- Four-year mentorship program dedicated to helping students earn high school diplomas;
- College visits and admissions support