Heads Up Chmps. at 500 Club

The weather is warming up and so is the excitement at the 500 Club Casino in Clovis. March and April are packed with tournament play sure to pay big for players who love live tournament action.

The Central Valley Heads Up Championship is set for March 28 to 30. Visit the 500 Club throughout March to participate in weekly drawings for free entry into this thrilling Texas Hold’em tournament. Players earn one ticket per hour of live poker game play with drawings held on Saturdays at 2:00 p.m. through March 21. Or you can be sure to take part in the championship competition with a $345 buy-in ($300 + $30 + $15).

Join them on Mondays in March at 6:00 p.m. for their Heads Up Qualifier Tournaments—the precursors to the 2015 Central Valley Heads Up Championship. On alternating Mondays the buy is either $45 ($25 + $5 + $5) or $90 ($70 + $10 + $10). The $45 buy-in qualifiers will award one CVHUC seat per 10 entries and the $90 qualifiers will award one seat per five entries.

Rounds 1 and 2 of the Heads Up Championship are set for Saturday, March 28; rounds 3 and 4 are Sunday, March 29; and the semifinals and finals are Monday, March 30.

Playing at the 500 Club Casino paid big recently for tournament winners. Antonio Reid and Lamont Waller plus Lorie Kocsis and Sarah Waddell earned bragging rights by winning the top prize in the $3,000 Guaranteed Valentine’s Day Tournament held Feb. 14. Ge Vang was the winner of the $10,000 Guaranteed 12th Annual Bill Ragland Memorial Tournament held Sunday, Feb. 22.

The 500 Club Casino is home to an award-winning bar and grill featuring daily food and drink specials. Dine 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and select from house favorites like Fire Wings, Surf & Turf or Cajun Sausage Pasta. They also offer a menu packed with Asian specialties. They also host a daily Happy Hour from 6:00 to 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. On Sundays Happy Hour is every hour of the day.

The 500 Club Casino is located at 771 W. Shaw Ave. in Clovis. Visit www.500clubcasino.com for details on more upcoming events.