Thunder Valley to give 2012 Corvette

Thunder Valley Casino Resort’s Poker Room had a big year in 2011 with a major expansion, the largest guaranteed tournaments in the region, and lots of prizes. Now it is continuing those great opportunities to win big in 2012 with the chance to take home a brand new $80,000 Corvette.

“What an amazing year for poker at Thunder Valley Resort. We want to thank all of our loyal guests who played this year and encourage everyone to come visit and be part of the excitement in 2012,” said poker room director Ben Erwin. “Our guests have had the chance to drive away in some very cool cars including a custom hot rod, and awarded seats to some of the biggest poker tournaments around, including three seats to the World Series of Poker Main Event. We are excited to begin another phenomenal year here in Thunder Valley’s expanded Poker Room as we announce our Hot Hands & Cool Car Corvette Giveaway as well as our $10,000 Super Seat Sunday Giveaway.”

Now through Feb. 29, Poker Room guests can earn entries into Thunder Valley’s $120,000 Hot Hands & Cool Car Corvette Giveaway where a total of $120,000 in prizes will be awarded, including a brand new 2012 Chevrolet Corvette.

Guests may earn entries into the weekly Poker Room drawings held each Wednesday from Jan. 4 through Feb. 22. In the eight weekly drawings, 12 winners will be awarded prizes ranging from $200 to $1,000.

The Grand Prize drawing, where nine guests will be awarded $1,000 and one lucky guest a new Chevrolet Corvette valued at $80,000, will be held Wednesday, Feb. 29 at 9:00 p.m. on the Thunder Valley stage near Mingle Bar.

On Sunday, Feb. 5, Poker Room guests also have the chance to win their share of over $10,000 during the NFL Championship game by participating in Thunder Valley’s $10,000 Super Seat Sunday Giveaway.

During the Super Seat Sunday promotion, six winners will be awarded $200 cash at kickoff, five will be awarded $300 cash at halftime and four will be awarded $500 cash at the end of the NFL championship game. Thunder Club members must be swiped in and participating in a jackpot eligible live action poker game to win.

During the Super Seat Sunday Giveaway, poker players will also have the chance to participate in $100 Rack Attacks. During the second, third, and fourth quarters of the NFL championship, every poker table that is jackpot eligible will receive an additional $100 in chips. Thunder Club Membership is not required for this portion of the promotion.

Start the New Year off on the right foot at Thunder Valley. In addition to the excellent promotions and games, Thunder Valley offers guests the chance to unwind in any of the 300 luxury hotel rooms, relax with a soothing massage in Thunder Valley Spa, or enjoy top notch entertainment in Pano Hall. From Chinese New Year to Elvis’ birthday celebration, Thunder Valley Casino Resort provides something for everyone.

Thunder Valley Casino 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.thundervalleyresort. com or call 916-408-7777 ext. 8910.