Lucky Chances presents Battle of the Bay

The Battle of the Bay comes to Colma’s Lucky Chances Casino April 18 to May 4. These three big events all feature multiple days and will have a total of $850,000 in guaranteed prize pools.

Friday, Saturday and Sunday, April 24 to 26 at 9:30 a.m. will be Days 1A, B and C of the first event. It has a guaranteed prize pool of $250,000 with first place expected to be $50,000. The buy-in is $630 for 30-minute levels with 25,000 chips. Day 2 is the following Monday starting at noon.

Participation in the second event comes at a $380 buy-in. Day 1A and 1B are on April 28 and 29 at 9:30 a.m. The prize pool guarantee is $100,000 with $20,000 expected for first.

Players will start with 20,000 chips and play 30-minute levels. The remaining players return for Day 2 on Thursday, April 30.

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, May 1, with Day 1B on Saturday and 1C on Sunday—all starting at 9:30 a.m. This $1,140 buy-in tournament has 40-minute levels and 30,000 starting chips.

Survivors from the three Day 1s will be back for Day 2 at noon on Monday, May 4, to play until conclusion.

Satellites to win a package good for all three Battle of the Bay events start Saturday, April 18 and run through Thursday, April 23 (all at 9:30 a.m.). For a $265 buy-in, players receive 12,000 chips and play 20-minute levels.

One in 10 players will receive a prize worth $2,200. It consists of an entry into all three events ($630 + $380 + $1,140) plus $50 cash. Seats are transferable.