Poker

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.

 

Avi

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: Pays $100 (24/7).
• High Hand Monday-Thursday: Pays $50 each session for full house or better (starts 11 a.m.-11 p.m.).
• High Hand Friday & Saturday Morning: Pays $50 for full house or better (8 a.m.-10 a.m.; 10 a.m.-noon).
• Mixed Aces Cracked: Pays $50 (24/7).
• Progressive Red Aces Cracked: Pocket red aces cracked start at $150 and increase $25 a session until hit.
• Progressive Red Kings Conquered: Starts at $100 and goes up $25 a day until hit, caps at $575.
• Progressive Quads: Starts at $100 and increases by $25 each day until hit, caps at $575.
• Red Kings Cracked: Starts at $100 and increases by $25 each day until hit.
• Royal Aces Cracked: Starts at $150 and goes up $25 a day until hit, caps at $575.
• Royal Flush: Pays $300.
• Same Color Quads: Pays $50.
• Mixed Quads: Pays $25.
• Straight Flush: Pays $100.

 

Colorado Belle

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.
• Nightly No Limit Texas Hold ‘em Tournament: 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 $15,000 tournament chips, $8 entry fee/$2 gratuity; optional $5 gratuity gets an additional $5,000 tournament chips.

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 $300; straight flush pays $100; 10% of the jackpot is splashed into next pot.
• Aces Cracked: Same color pocket pair pays $50; mixed pocket pair pays $25; “Happy Hour” pays triple (noon-1 p.m. and 10 p.m.-11 p.m.); see Poker Room for details.
• Flush Frenzy – daily – make a flush in all four suits in one calendar day and win; players must use both pocket cards, the pot must be at least $20 and the game must consist of at least four players; must be an ACCESS member to participate; 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.

 

Harrah’s

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
• $25,000 Quarterly Poker Tournament: Next Tournament Friday-Sunday, October 5-7; 1st place – an entry into the 2019 World Series of Poker Main Event in Las Vegas (or $8,000 cash option); 2nd place – $5,000; 3rd – $2,500; other cash prizes through 50th.
Buy in is $150 cash or 15,000 Reward Credits; if you’re knocked out of the Preliminary Round there is a re-buy into the Second Chance Round for $75 cash or 7,500 Rewards Credits (re-buys are sold on a first-come, first-served basis).
Registration on Friday, Oct. 5 at the Promotions Booth (4 p.m.-6 p.m.); continued registration Saturday, Oct. 6 (9 a.m.-9:30 a.m.) in the Hacienda Ballroom; tournament play begins in the Hacienda Ballroom on Saturday, Oct. 6 (10 a.m.); re-buy registration on Saturday, Oct. 6 (11 a.m.) and Sunday, Oct. 7 (9 a.m.-9:30 a.m.); tournament play continues Sunday, Oct. 7 (10 a.m.); final round (4 p.m.).

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.
• Sundays 10 a.m. Super Stack: $65 buy-in gets you $15,000 t-chips; 20 minute blind levels, players may enter in until the end of first break.
• Deep Stack Tournaments: Friday & Saturday (7 p.m.)—$75 buy-in gets $15,000 t-chips; players can enter until end of the first break; 20 minute blind levels starting at 25/50 blind.
• Monday through Friday Morning Tournaments: Monday-Friday (10 a.m.), $45 buy-in; players can re-enter until end of the first break.
• Sunday through Thursday Evening Tournaments: Sunday-Thursday (7 p.m.), $65 buy-in; players can re-enter until end of the first break; 20 minute blind levels.
• Saturday Super Stack Tournament: Saturdays (10 a.m.), $55 buy-in gets $10,000 t-chips; 20 minute blind levels; players can re-enter until end of the first break.

Harrah’s Poker Promotions
Must have a Total Rewards card to be eligible for all promotions.
• Big-O and Big-O Limit: Omaha Hi-Lo played with five cards; structures offered include 3/6 limit, 4/8 limit and pot limit; Quads, Straight Flushes and Royal Flushes promotions 7 days a week; also every Friday, Saturday and Sunday (2 p.m.-10 p.m.) there will be splash pots of $25 per game every hour on the hour; see Poker Room for complete details.
• Aces Cracked: (24/7), same color hole card aces lose gets $50.
• Rolling High Hands Days: Monday-Friday, $100 (11 a.m.-1 p.m.); $100 (1 p.m.-3 p.m.); $100 (3 p.m.-5 p.m.); $100 (5 p.m.-7 p.m.); $100 (7 p.m.-9 p.m.); $100 (9 p.m.-11 p.m.); if players don’t qualify for a session then the money rolls over to next session.
• 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.

 

Riverside

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; $18 buy-in, 3,500 starting chips; $15 unlimited re-buys first two levels; $15 optional add-on of 5,000 extra chips at end of second level.
• Poker Night: Sunday, Monday and Wednesday (7 p.m.), No Limit Hold ’em on Sunday/Monday; Omaha H/L on Wednesday; $35 buy-in gets 5,000 starting chips; single $10 add-on 1st hour receives 5,000 additional chips. Summer special $300 House add-on Monday Night.
• Friday Night House Added Mystery Bounty: Fridays (7 p.m.), house pays $50 mystery bounty on one random player for each table (minimum 7 players at table to qualify); No Limit Hold ’em; $50 buy-in, 10,000 starting chips; single $10 add-on 1st hour receives 5,000 additional chips.
• Saturday Night Poker Classic: House adds $500 to prize pool, Saturday (7 p.m.), No Limit Hold ’em; $65 buy-in, 15,000 starting chips; single $20 add-on 1st hour receives an additional 10,000 chips.
• $1,000 King of Kings Survivor Tournament: Tuesday and Thursday (7 p.m.), Sunday (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 5,000 starting chips; All surviving players with chips that reach the final table split the money evenly; tables go hand for hand at 12 players. See Poker Room for complete details.

Riverside Resort Poker Promotions
• Power Hour: Daily (11 a.m.-noon; 8 p.m.-9 p.m.; midnight-1 a.m.), mixed aces and mixed quads pay triple.
• 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 Thursday 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.