Hold ‘em, fold ‘em – The following contains information on the various live poker options at Laughlin casinos. The information is subject to last minute changes, so for up-to-the-minute details, see each poker podium within each poker room.
The Avi poker room opens at 9 a.m. daily and is located next to the Race and Sports Book. Games offered include Texas Hold ‘em, Seven Card Stud and Omaha. NOTE: Free poker lessons available; see room for details.
For further information than what follows, see the poker podium or call the direct line to the poker room at 702-535-5518.
Avi Poker Promotions
•“Black Aces Cracked” – daily (9 a.m.-1 a.m.) – the first black aces cracked wins $150; the second black aces cracked wins $250; the third black aces cracked wins $350; the fourth black aces cracked wins $450; and the fifth black aces cracked wins $550; promotion ends when all five aces have been cracked or time runs out at 1 a.m.; player must have pocket black aces and lose after all betting rounds are complete; must be $20 in the pot and at least four players dealt into the hand to qualify; see poker room for complete details
•“Aces Cracked” – 24/7 -, all aces cracked pay $25
•“Progressive Red Kings Conquered” – daily – (11 a.m.-1 p.m.; 5 p.m.-7 p.m.; 10 p.m.-midnight) – player must have pocket red kings and lose at showdown with min $20 in pot and four players dealt into the hand to win the progressive pot
•“Progressive Red Aces Cracked” – pocket red aces cracked start at $150 and increase $25 a session until hit
•“Progressive Quads” – starts at $100 and increases by $25 each day until paid.
•”Royals & Straight Flushes bonus”- $300 for a royal; $50 for a straight flush.
See poker room for details on all promotions.
The Colorado Belle poker room is located at the south end of the casino between the main cage and Pints Brewery and Sports Bar. This is a non-smoking room offering Texas Hold-em, Seven Card Stud and Omaha H/L games. It is outfitted with 55″ flat screen monitors airing sporting events and poker room information. The room opens daily at 8 a.m. For complete poker room information, see the poker podium or call 1-800-64-POKER or 702-298-4,000, ext. 3416.
Colorado Belle Poker Tournaments
See poker room for latest details
•Daily No Limit Hold ‘em Tournaments- (sign-ups 9 a.m., tournament begins 10 a.m.); $35 buy-in includes $8 entry fee /$5 gratuity; based on availability.
•Sun-Thurs No Limit Texas Hold ‘em Tournament – Sun-Thurs (sign ups begin 5 p.m. in live players; 5:15 p.m. to general public; tournament begins at 7 p.m.; seating based on availability) – $55 buy-in includes $10 entry fee/$5 gratuity; optional $5 gratuity gets an additional $5,000 tournament chips
•Friday/Saturday Night No Limit Bounty Texas Hold ‘em Tournament – every Fri & Sat (sign ups begin 5 p.m. in live players; 5:15 p.m. to general public; tournament begins at 7 p.m.) – $75 buy-in gets $15K tournament chips and includes $10 entry, $10 bounty fee and $5 gratuity; optional $5 gratuity gets an additional $5,000 tournament chips; based on availability; see poker room for complete details
Colorado Belle Poker Promotions
See poker room for latest details
•“Game Starter Special” – daily – $50 high-hand cash award for the first players of the day and first hour of play.
•“$2-$6 Game Starter Special” – daily – $100 high-hand cash award for the first players of a $2-$6 Hold ‘em game of the day and first hour of play.
•“90/10 High Hand Cash Splash Jackpots” – all day/every day – royal flush pays $500; straight flush pays $200; 10% of the jackpot is splashed into next pot.
•“Aces Cracked” – same color (pocket pair) pays $100; mixed pocket pair pays $50; see poker room for details
•“2017 Most Pots Won $1,000 $1 Roll”- weekly; earn a $1 entry into the Monday night $55 no-limit tournament by being in the top 25 in live pots won each week; see poker room for details.
•“Bad Beat Jackpot”- all day/every day – loser of the qualified hand (see room for qualifying details) wins 40%; winner of hand gets 20%; remaining 40% divided equally to the remaining players at the table.
•“$25 Quads”- all day/every day – all four-of-a-kinds with pocket pair pays $25.
•“Rounds of Golf” – get a round of golf with cart at Mojave Resort Golf Course south of Laughlin for $30 in poker comp dollars which are earned at the rate of $1.25 per hour of live play; after 24 hours of play, they can redeem their comp dollars for a round of golf (with cart); see poker room for complete details.
Harrah’s Laughlin’s non-smoking poker room is located near Chances Bar on the east side of the main casino. The poker room features eight tables and higher limit games with convenience of an electronic waiting board. Harrah’s poker room offers Total Rewards members $1 in comp credit plus Base Point credits for each hour of play, and offers significant value with a “No Flop No Drop” policy in all of the cash games. For info, call 702-298-4600, ext 6519.
NOTE: You can check out the action at Harrah’s Poker Room via a free Bravo Poker Live App for smart phones. The app shows current games running, current waiting lists, promotions offered, tournament schedules and monthly cash added tournament.
Harrah’s Poker Tournaments
•”$150,000 2017 Poker Series” – a series of $25,000 Quarterly Tournaments with a $50,000 Tournament of Champions (TOC) at the series conclusion; Quarterly Tournaments offer cash prizes plus the final table of each qualifies for the TOC; additional TOC qualifier tables; Quarterly Tournaments are held on dates TBA; $50,000 TOC on Sat, Dec 9, 2017 with additional qualifying tournaments TBA; see poker room for details
Harrah’s Poker Tournaments
NOTE: All tournaments listed below are No-Limit Texas Hold ‘em with sign up at the poker room registration desk one hour prior to tournament start
•”Tournament of Chance” – every Sun (7 p.m.)—$65 buy-in; each time you eliminate a player you receive a “Chance Card” that may earn extra cash, extra chips, or be negative and have you pay a penalty; players can re-enter until end of the first break; 20 min blind levels
•”Deep Stack Tournaments” – Fri & Sat (7 p.m.)—$75 buy-in; players can enter until end of the first break; 20 min blind levels starting at 25/50 blind
•Single Table Shoot Outs—Fri & Sat (10 p.m.), $30 buy-in;15 min blind levels; players can re-enter for the first 15 min blind level
•Sunday through Thursday Morning Tournaments—Sun-Thurs (10 a.m.), $45 buy-in; players can re-enter until end of the first break
•Sunday through Thursday Evening Tournaments—Sun-Thurs (7 p.m.), $65 buy-in; players can re-enter until end of the first break; 20 min blind levels
•Saturday Super Stack Tournament—Saturdays (10 a.m.) – $55 buy-in; 20 min blind levels; players can re-enter until end of the first break
•”$4,000 Cash Added Tournament” – second Fri of each month (2 p.m.)—$200 buy-in or free entry with 40 hours of live play in a calendar month; players can re-enter until end of the first break; $5 bonus buy at the table; 20 min blind levels
Harrah’s Poker Promotions
Must have a Total Rewards card to be eligible for all promotions.
•“Progressive Royal Flushes” – 24/7 – royal flushes pot starts at $100 and progresses daily until hit ($599 cap).
•“Aces Cracked” (24/7)—same color hole card aces lose gets $50.
•“Straight Flushes” (24/7)—each straight flush pays $100 (must use two hole cards).
•“Quads” (24/7)—each four-of-a-kind pays $50 (quads must be made with two hole cards and two cards on the board)
•“Free Tournament Entry”—earn a free entry into the monthly “$4,000 Cash Added Tournament” by playing 40 hours of live play in a calendar month.
For more information on the poker room stop by the podium.
The Riverside Resort poker room is located at the northeast corner of the casino next to the River Bar. The room offers impressive views of the river and surrounding mountains thanks to a floor to ceiling glass wall. Ten tables offering all limits of Texas Hold ‘em and Omaha. Six flat screen TVs. For further information, see the poker room podium or call the Riverside Resort at 702-298-2535 or 928-763-7070 and ask for poker room.
Riverside Resort Poker Tournaments
•”Daily Turbo Tournaments” – daily (10 a.m.) – No Limit Hold ‘em; $15 buy-in includes $5 admin fee; optional $3 gratuity gets extra T1,000; $15 unlimited re-buys first two levels; $15 optional add-on (T5,000) at end of second level.
•”Friday Night Monster Bounty! Tournament” – Fri (7 p.m.; sign up anytime after 8 a.m.) – No Limit Hold ‘em; every player eliminated is worth $50; $110 buy-in includes $10 admin fee; no re-buys or add-ons.
•”Poker Night 500″ with $500 guaranteed top prize (based on min of 30 players) – Sun, Mon and Wed (7 p.m.) – No Limit Hold ‘em on Sun/Mon; Omaha H/L on Wed; $30 buy-in includes $5 admin fee; optional $5 gratuity gets additional T1,500; single $10 add-on 1st hour receives T5,000 and includes $5 gratuity.
•”Saturday Night Poker Classic”- $1,200 guaranteed top prize (based on min of 30 players) – Sat (7 p.m.) – No Limit Hold ‘em on; $60 buy-in includes $5 admin fee; optional $5 gratuity gets additional T3,000; single $20 add-on 1st hour receives T5,000 and includes $5 gratuity.
•”King of Kings $1,000 Added Tournaments”- Tues and Thurs (7 p.m.), Sun (3 p.m.); No Limit Hold ‘em; starting chips and bonus chips earned through live play during regular poker room hours (details in room); optional $15 add-on gets additional T4,000; qualified players claim their seat on the day of the event (1 p.m.-6 p.m. for Tues, Thurs); seating limited to 66 players based on first come, first served basis; players in live games have priority seating; admin and staff fees received from optional add-on.
Riverside Resort Poker Promotions
•”Power Hour”- daily (11 a.m.-noon; 8 p.m.-9 p.m.; midnight-1 a.m.), mixed quads and mixed aces cracked pay triple; same color double.
•”Counterfeit Quads”- (24/7), Omaha players holding pocket four of a kind at showdown after conclusion of all betting rounds receive a $100 rack of chips; see poker room for details
•”Dead Man’s Hand”- (24/7), Hold ‘em player who gets the “Dead Man’s Hand” of pair of aces and eights (all black) wins $100 (must be best five cards; at least one key card in the hole and both hole cards).
•”Aces Cracked”- (24/7), mixed aces $25; same color aces $50.
•”$300 Super Red Aces Cracked” – two sessions daily, extra session Thurs night
•”$150 Red Aces Cracked” – two sessions daily
•”Four–of-a-Kind Bonuses” – (24/7), mixed quads $25; same color quads $50
•”High Hand Payouts”- (24/7) – royal flush $300; straight flush $100
•”Progressive Bad Beat Jackpot”- (24/7), loser of qualifying hand wins 40% of posted meter; winner of qualifying hand wins 20%; remaining 40% paid to all other players at the table.
See poker room for details on all promotions