The PEI Poker Challenge is back at the Red Shores Racetrack and Casino in Charlottetown from June 7 to 9. Seats are on sale now for this $330 buy-in No Limit Hold’em event with an estimated prize pool of $72,000.
As always the Red Shores delivers great tournaments throughout the year and many people come from all over the Maritimes to participate. Last year’s PEI Poker Challenge was sold out with 240 entrants, with the $20,000 top prize going to Mike Doucette of Dieppe, NB with top 24 places getting paid (or 10% of the field).
There will be three qualifying sessions spread over two days:
At 7PM on Friday, June 7 and at 12PM and 7PM on Saturday, June 8
The Championship session will commence at 12PM on Sunday, June 9
For more information or to reserve your seat, you may contact the friendly staff at Red Shores:
RED SHORES Racetrack & Casino at Charlottetown Driving Park
21 Exhibition Drive (attached to Civic Centre)
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Participants may pre-register by telephone by calling the RED SHORES toll free at 1-877-620-4222. Extension 4266 for PPC pre-registration.
$38 ($33 for prize pool plus $5 admin fee)
Every Saturday at 1 p.m. starting May 4th until June 1st
Friday Nights at 7 p.m. on May 4th, 10th, and 24th