The Windy City Poker Championship is back with all new events for 2013. April 18th-21st at the American Legion Post 615 located at 17423 67th Ct. Tinley Park Illinois. The spring championship series will be in Tinley Park Illinois. The events will benefit Shady Oaks Camp and the American Legion Tinley Park Post 615 Women’s Auxiliary. Join us and the World Poker Tour Boot Camp professionals Thursday-Sunday April 18th - 21st for some of the best tournaments in the Chicagoland area. Buy-ins from as low as $10…all the way up to a $3,000 televised Sit N’ Go, there is a tournament tailor made just for you including our $2,000 Mega Deep Stack Main Event! [Details added!]
As always the Windy City Poker Championship brings professional and world known players to participate in our events. During our summer series players can mingle with, play against, and learn from the professional instructors at the World Poker Tour Boot Camp. They will be in town teaching a tournament camp and clinic on April 18th and 19th, and cash camp and clinic on April 20th and 21st.
This summer players can choose from low buy in NL Hold’em events, low buy in unlimited re-buy events, our popular Joker’s Wild events, and of course our deep stacked AnteUp magazine Chicago Championship. All of the tournaments offered will give a high return on your investment, as well as an amazing structure for the price.
April 18th, 19th, and 20th will be at 17423 67th Ct.Tinley Park Illinois 60477 at the Post 615 Banquet Hall. April 21st (Sunday) will be at the Bettenhausen Fiat of Tinley Park located at 17514 Oak Park Ave. Tinley Park Illinois 60477. For players who are traveling and need a nice hotel to stay at for a low rate. We have negotiated a $89.99/night promo rate for poker players at the Wingate by Wyndham. Just give them a call (708-532-9300) and use the booking code "WindyCityPoker". They are 1.8 miles from the poker events.
For those of you who enjoy playing mega deep stacked high buy in events. You can be excited to know that we will offer a $2,000 mega deep stacked main event on Saturday April 20th at 1pm. This 2 day event will feature 40,000 in starting chips, with 45/50 minute blind levels. This tournament boasts one of the best structures in the U.S.A. with a lot of value for your play.
As of 4-14-2013 here are some of the notable names who have pre registered and locked up their seats to the main event!
Dave McDermott Jr.
Dave McDermott Sr.
For those of you who want a 1 day deep stacked tournament, on Sunday April 21st you can participate in a $500 event where you start with 20,000 chips with 30min levels.
The charity will keep between 15%-30% of the entry. The higher the buy-in…the lower the charity rake. Additionally players can expect numerous promotions including random player bo0utnies, high hand promotions, bubble prizes, and even last longer prizes. The Windy City Poker Championship has added more than $20,000 in prizes to the events since 2009. This event we will continue to add more value for participating players. For details on how these events pay out winnings and prizes according to the Illinois Charitable Games Act Click here to read an example using our $2,000 main event.
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