Poker Night in America at Thunder Valley

Thunder Valley Casino Resort rolls out the red carpet in celebration of the New Year with Poker Night in America filming there Jan. 29 through Feb. 1. This premiere event brings its televised live cash game to guests Jan. 29 to 31; guests can win a seat and $10,000 to play under the lights with some of the most well-known poker personalities in the game.

The tournament series begins on Jan. 21 and ends on Feb. 1.The Main Event will have a $1,650 buy-in with two Day 1 flights—Day 1A on Friday, Jan. 29 and Day 1B on Saturday, Jan. 30. Day 2 will be on Sunday, Jan. 31 when the tournament will play down to the final contestants.

The nationally-televised final table will be filmed on Monday, Feb. 1. This series offers 13 events and kicks off with the very popular $200,000 Deep Stack from Jan. 21 to 24. The tournament offers four Day 1 flights and will have a live-streamed final table.

Hot Hands & Cool Car Giveaway

Thunder Valley Casino Resort kicks off the New Year with the Hot Hands & Cool Car Giveaway on Friday, Jan. 1 through Wednesday, Feb. 24. Guests will earn drawing tickets for making selected hands. Three weekly drawings of $4,000 will be held, leading up to each of the Hot Hands & Cool Car Giveaway Grand Finale. The Grand Finale will have 10 winners, nine receiving a cash prize of $500 and one lucky winner a new $30,000 Camaro. Each of these finale prizes will be awarded on Jan. 27 and Feb. 24.

Thunder Valley Casino Resort is located just off I-80 in Lincoln at the Highway 65 exit. For more information about the casino and specifics regarding upcoming poker tournaments, please visit their website at www.thunder or call 916-408-7777 ext. 8910.