Sat, 04 May|
Evolution Theatre Company
Texas Hold'Em Poker Tournament
Shuffle up and Deal! Compete for bragging rights and valuable prizes as you help ETC raise much needed funds for our education program.
Time & Location
04 May 2019, 6:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Evolution Theatre Company, 75 Disraeli Street, Gisborne, New Zealand
What's this all about?
Compete with local card sharks to earn both bragging rights and valuable prizes in our first ever Texas Hold 'Em Poker Tournament.
There are just 32 slots available, so sign up early! Enjoy table service from our beer and win bar, and table snacks. Don't be afraid to go out early, you can always join our May The Fourth Be With You party in the "Loser Lounge", and even buy in to a zero stakes game. Players may bring one non-competing guest. You and your guest must both be 18 years or older.
Here 's the skinny: Tournament play starts promptly at 7:00pm.
Round 1 - 4 tables of up to eight players compete for 1 hour. Then we break for 15 minutes while you visit the bar and the staff assigns 24 players with the highest remaining chip count to 3 tables of 6 players for round 2.
Round 2 - 3 tables of up to 6 players compete for 45 minutes. Then we break for 15 minutes while you visit the bar and the staff assigns 12 players with the highest remaining chip count to 2 tables of 6 players for round 3.
Round 3 - 2 tables of up to 6 players compete for 45 minutes. Then we break for 15 minutes while you visit the bar and the staff assigns 6 players with the highest remaining chip count to the The Main Event!
The Main Event - The final six players compete for the top three positions. If the tournament has not concluded by 11:30pm, chips will be counted and the winners announced.
Third place wins a prize package worth $40.
Second Place wins a prize package worth $80.
And the Grand Champion will walk away with a prize worth $250!
SHUFFLE UP AND DEAL!!!
Poker Competitor Registration$35.00