WindyCityPoker April 12th,13th, & 14th @ Hazel Crest Park District - Fri thru Sunday

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New Lenox Soccer (CG-02889), and Peotone Historical (CG-02850), will host charity poker action on Friday,  Saturday, and Sunday April 12th, 13th & 14th, 2024 @ Hazel Crest Park District - 2600  171st Street Hazel Crest IL - CP-02172

Cash Game Bad Beat - $3,000 Standard/$1,500 Bomb Pot* - Quad Board now has 2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-Jack-Queen-King-Ace as re all eligible hands excluding those already hit as we started the promotion - Contact Phone # for Windy City Poker is 708-506-2677

Cash Players who arrive by no later than 12:10pm and play cash for 3 hours from 12p till 3p can get $20 in rake back!

Friday April 12th - @ Hazel Crest Park District - 2600  171st Street Hazel Crest IL
$1/$2 cash @ 12p - $50 min to $500 max

2p - $150+$15 - Round #1 CB Qualifier - 1 in 3.5 Advance to April 14th Round #2 or get a last last chance seats. RB/AO. NO DIRECT ENTRY AVAIL, 15 MIN BLINDS - 15K chips max stack. Bonus chips for players who play cash for 1 hour prior to Qualifier.

6p -  $60+$10 opt bonus Uber Stack - 70k chips  max - $30 Re-buys - $20 Add-On - 20/15 min blinds  - Bonus Chips for spending $5 or more on Candy/Chips/Pop/Food @ Hazel Crest Location  .  Discount by 6:10pm. New $70 Entry after

SATURDAY April 13th - @ Hazel Crest Park District - 2600  171st Street Hazel Crest IL
$1/$2 cash @ 12p - $50 min to $500 max

12p - $125+$10 opt bonus Deep Stack - 40k chips max -20 min blinds - $70+$10 Re-Buys - $25 Discount for on-time arrival! On-Time Discount when in line by 12:10pm. NO Candy Bonus

6p - $80+$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 or more on Candy/Chips/Pop/Food @ Hazel Crest Location  . $10 On-Time Discount by 6:10pm. New $90 Entry after.

SUNDAY April 14th - @ Hazel Crest Park District - 2600  171st Street Hazel Crest IL
$1/$2 cash @ 12p - $50 min to $500 max  

12p -  $60+$10 opt bonus Uber Stack - 70k chips  max - $30 Re-buys - $20 Add-On - 20 min blinds - Bonus Chips for spending $5 or more on Candy/Chips/Pop/Food @ Hazel Crest Location  .  Discount by 12:10pm. New $70 Entry after

12p - $150+$15 Round #1 Last Chance Qualifier - 1 in 3.5 advance to Turbo Round #2 on April 19th @ 12pm. RB/AO

6p - $60+$10 - PLO/Texas Hold'em- 40k chips - 15 min blinds - Every New Blind Level Game Format Switches. $30RB/$20 Add-On. $10 Discount for on-time arrival/UberPlayers still in the 12p. NO CANDY BONUS

630p - $350+$15 Round #2 Qualifier - 15k max stack - 15 min blinds - RB/AO. Approx 1 in 3.5 advance to April 19th Main Event. Round #1 Last Chance seats will also be awarded for April 14th.

                                                                                                                                This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 708-506-2677

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 promotional added seats. See tournament director for full transparent details. All decisions final!

Tournament bad beat has been applied to the TOC and is no longer available. Funds collected for BB in Tournaments will go towards added seats and or Free-Roll Events. 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 no longer applies and will go to fund the QUAD BOARD that is only eligible on standard texas holdem boards only and or the first board on a run it twice or three times scenario. 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.  Cash Players who arrive by 1205pm to play cash for 3 hours 12pm till 3pm you will get $20 in rake back for your participation. Must be an active player and not have a stack on the table without participating.

Quad Board must use both cards to play. Must be on standard Texas Hold'em pot (not bomb pot). Can be on multiple board when its the first board of standard Texas Hold'em. When a hand hits it is removed from the board and replaced with Candy Bonus. Once promotion completes it will reset and continue with a brand new board.

Promo for cash game when applied during standard Texas Hold'em 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.

Contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 708-506-2677 for information or to pre-register for any of the events             

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HFS Scholars

2016 HFS Scholars Chicago Casino Night Poker TournamentJoin HFS Chicago Scholars Friday, May 13 at 6:00pm for their 5th annual Poker and Casino Night - "All In for Scholars" which includes a chance to win a seat to the Main Event at World Series of Poker (valued at $10,000) in Las Vegas!

The event is being held at a new venue this year, Galleria Marchetti at 825 W Erie. Your $150 ticket ($150 thru April 16 only, then $200) includes food, drinks and entry into the Texas Hold 'em Poker Tournament with $5000 of poker chips to start. Poker chips have no cash value. Casino only players can attend for a discounted $100 ($125 March 15 - April 16, $150 after April 16.)

Chicago Poker Club is giving away seats. Share this article on Facebook or Twitter with hashtag#CPCScholars to enter!

Attire: Cocktail, Business Casual or Dressy Casual is appropriate.

Click here to learn more and register!

HFS Chicago Scholars assists economically disadvantaged Chicago inner-city high school students who show academic and leadership promise achieve their educational goals by providing financial assistance and mentoring. They provide the following to their scholars:

  • financial assistance to attend top Chicago private high schools;
  • Academic Directors dedicated to each high school class and one-on-one mentors;
  • four-year written commitment specifying performance expectations;
  • college visits, selection and admissions support.

Hollywood Poker Challenge Aug 29-31

This weekend the Hollywood Poker Challenge kicks off its $100,000 guaranteed prize pool main event at the Hollywood Casino in Toledo Ohio.

So far the events and qualifiers leading up to the $1,070 deep stack re-entry main event have been a great success. Ken Lambert at the Hollywood Casino Poker Room has designed an amazing tournament series that culminates this weekend with a multi-day/multi-flight championship. Click here for google maps info

Saturday at 2:15pm players will participate in Day1A of the main event which features a 20,000 chip deep stacked structure. Players can re-enter if they go broke or try their luck again on Day 1B which kicks off on Sunday at 2:15pm.

Players who advance from both flights will re-start day 2 on Monday at 12:15 and play to a champion!

For those who want to win their way into the $1,070 main can do so by participating in either $20 Super Satellites, or $125 Mega Satellites on Friday thru Sunday!

Several local Chicago players including Windy City Poker Championship's Kirk Fallah will be heading out to toledo to play in the $1,070 main event. Kirk is so excited to participate and is confident in his victory that he is going to donate 10% of his winnings to (2) local charities that have participated in Windy City Poker Championship events. He also has decided to buy-in one lucky Windy City Poker Championship player/fan to either the 8-30-14 10:30 am $125 Mega Satellite, or the 8-31-14 10:15am $125 Mega Satellite. The first player who email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the nickname for Pocket Fours according to Kirk Fallah (4-4) will receive a free entry into the $125 Mega Sat of their choice on those two days.

There are a variety of hotel rooms you can stay at while playing in the event. The poker room will discount your hotel room $2 for every live hour of cash you play, or $10 for every tournament over $100 you play in while in Toledo....not too bad! Click here for a list of local hotels ask poker room for details.




Player must have a Marquee rewards card and a valid government issued ID to enter or claim any prize. Management may change or cancel any offer or promotion with OCCC approval. Not valid if you participate in the Voluntary Exclusion program. Must be 21 years or older. Offer valid only at Hollywood casino Toledo. Pending OCCC approval - Gambling Problem? Call 1-800-589-9966

The player who wins the $125 entry must provide their own travel to and from the event in addition to paying for their own hotel stay. Depending on resources, the player may ride with others heading to the event on Friday at 6pm in the South Suburbs and split hotel stay with another player. Approximate cost for ride/hotel share will be $30 for gas, and $75-$100 for three nights of hotel stay before tax. Ride back will be Monday afternoon or evening when last remaining Chicago player is eliminated from the Day 2 of the main event. For info call 708-935-2861. This promotion is via Kirk Fallah and Windy City Poker Championship and not by any other company or entity. All rights reserved. Windy City Poker Championship reserves the right to change, alter or, cancel this promotion at any time without notice or reason.