Gold Rush is on at Lucky Chances

The 22nd Annual Gold Rush Poker Series is coming to Lucky Chances Casino in Colma Nov. 15 to 25. These three big events all feature multiple days and will have a total of $850,000 in guaranteed prize pools.

On Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 15 to 17 at 9:30 a.m., they will hold Days 1A, 1B and 1C of the first event. It has a guaranteed prize pool of $250,000, and first place is expected to be $50,000. The buy-in is $610 for 30-minute levels with 20,000 chips. For a $30 add-on players can start with an additional 5,000 chips.

Day 2 is the following Monday starting at noon.

Participation in the second event comes at a $355 buy-in. Day 1A and 1B are on Nov. 19 and 20 at 9:30 a.m. The prize pool guarantee is $100,000 with $20,000 expected for first.

Players will start with 15,000 chips (or an additional 5,000 for $25) and play 30-minute levels. The remaining players return for Day 2 on Thursday, Nov. 21.

Event 3 has a $500,000 guaranteed prize pool and they foresee $100,000 going to first place. It starts with Day 1A on Friday, Nov. 22, with Day 1B on Saturday and 1C on Sunday—all starting at 9:30 a.m. This $1,100 buy-in tournament has 40-minute levels and 25,000 starting chips, with an additional 5,000 available for a $25 add-on.

Survivors from the three Day 1s will be back for Day 2 at noon on Monday, Nov. 25 to play until conclusion.

Satellites to win a package good for all three Gold Rush events start Saturday, Nov. 9 and run through Thursday, Nov. 14 (all at 9:30 a.m.). For a $255 buy-in, players receive 10,000 chips (2,000 more for $10) and play 20-minute levels.

One in 10 players will receive the prize worth $2,065. It consists of an entry into all three events ($610 + $355 + $1,100). Seats are transferable.