Eldorado Reno to host Poker Challenge

The Eldorado Resort Casino Reno is hosting the Eldorado Resorts Poker Challenge, a five-day poker tournament running Oct. 21 to 25.

Tournament buy-ins are $125, $240 and $1,000. The $1,000 buy-in is for the Tournament of Champions. Satellites (smaller tournaments to win seats into a larger tournament) are available at all Eldorado Resorts Poker Rooms: the Eldorado Resort Casino Reno; the Eldorado Resort Casino Shreveport in Shreveport, La.; Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack & Resort in Chester, W.Va.; and Presque Isle Downs & Casino in Erie, Pa. Players may buy in with cash on the day of the event.

“There will be players from all over the country. We are so excited to partner with other Eldorado Resorts properties to make this an annual event,” said Margie Heintz, Eldorado Reno Poker Room manager.

The Tournament of Champions will be a special two-day event Oct. 24 to 25. The tournament will feature guest host “Beat the Boss” Gregg Carano. There will be a $2,000 bounty on his head—Bust Gregg and you win the $2,000.

Hotel room rates are $35 weekdays and $50 Friday and Saturday for deluxe/standard accommodations Oct. 21 to 25. Call 1-800-777-5325 and ask for offer 5POKER.

You can reach the Eldorado Poker Room by calling 775-786-5700, ext. 7100. Management reserves all rights to alter or cancel this tournament/promotion at any time.

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