Oaks has two special tourneys in December

On two “special” Saturdays in December, the Oaks Card Club in Emeryville will be hosting events in addition to their regular tournament offerings.

Saturday, Dec. 9 is a $200 Omaha Hi-Lo tournament starting at 11:00 a.m. This event will feature 20-minute rounds, 8,000 in starting chips, and have one optional re-entry.

The following Saturday (Dec. 16) is a $1,500 limit Hold’em tournament. Start time is 1:00 p.m., and players will receive 20,000 tournament chips and play 30-minute rounds. One optional re-entry is also allowed.

Along with their vast selection of games and stakes, they are also holding the Oaks’ High Hand Giveaway. Every day, $100 is awarded to high hands every 30 minutes from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., and $500 at 2:00 p.m. Then on Friday and Saturday they have their 30 Hours High Hand Marathon from Friday at 8:00 a.m. until Saturday at 2:00 p.m. During this time $100 goes to the high hand every 30 minutes with $500 awarded at 2:00 p.m. Friday, plus 2:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Saturday.

The Oaks Card Club also has Blackjack, Three Card Poker, Pai Gow Tiles, and Zoobac Baccarat.