Dover, DE, August 19, 2015 –(PR.com)– The Crown Royal Poker Room will play host to the annual Delaware Poker Championship V tournament as part of Labor Day weekend on Saturday, Sept. 5 beginning at 11:15 a.m. The field will walk away with a guaranteed prize of at least $100,000, a unique trophy shaped like the state of Delaware, and bragging rights.
Registration is available in the Crown Royal Poker Room.
The $100,000 event is the marquee game in the middle of championship week, which runs from Aug. 31 to Sept. 7. Four other guaranteed tournaments include the Thursday, Sept. 3 game with $5,000 in guaranteed prize money and a $125 buy-in. The Friday, Sept. 4 game is a $150 buy-in with $20,000 in guaranteed prize money. The Sunday, Sept. 6 game is a $120 buy-in with $15,000 in guaranteed prize money, and Monday, Sept. 7 is a $5,000 guaranteed game with just a $35 buy-in.
“This is a special week that everyone looks forward to each year,” said Peter McGuire, Dover Downs Hotel & Casino poker room manager. “And it all kicks off with the two satellite tournaments, where it costs only $65 to buy-in and each winner earns seat into the big tournament on Saturday. Win and you’re in.”
The two satellite tournaments are slated for Monday, Aug. 31 and Wednesday, Sept. 2 at 7:15 p.m.
Special rates for poker players are available for just $29 on weeknights and $59 on Saturday and Sunday. Guests should mention code CSTW when calling 1-800-711-5882 to make reservations.
Visit doverdowns.com for more information on poker tournaments, including the monthly getaway weekends. Must be 21 to enter and play. For more information on tournaments, promotions and giveaways in the Poker Room, visit doverdowns.com/casino/poker-room or call 302-857-CARD.
Dover Downs Hotel & Casino