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2017 Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada Poker Tournament
Sunday, June 11, 2017
Registration begins at 11am
Cards in the Air at Noon
Players will enjoy drinks and gourmet food prepared by Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino with exclusive access to the VIP Party. Players have the opportunity to win a seat in the 2017 World Series of Poker Main Event valued at $10,000 (or $7,500 cash option, winner choice). Ante up and play in the most exclusive Poker Tournament in town as you support a great cause!
- Each level will last twenty (20) minutes.
- Players will start with $5,000 in tournament chips. Re-buys will be $5,000 in tournament chips. The add-on will be $10,000 tournament chips.
- Players may buy-in through the end of level five (5). Re-buys also conclude at the end of level five (5).
- Players may add-on one (1) time at the end of level five (5).
- Thirty (30) minute break at the end of the first five (5) levels. Ten (10) minute break every three levels subsequent to the level five (5) break.
- Management reserves the right to cancel or change tournaments.
- Residents of foreign countries without a U.S. tax treaty will be subject to withholding.
- This tournament is subject to NRS 463.362.
- Buy-In: $250 for 5,000 chips
- Rebuy: $100 for 5,000 chips
- Add-On: $100 for 10,000 chips
- Grand Prize: 2017 World Series of Poker Main Event Seat (or $7,500 cash option, winner choice)
- 2nd – 10th Place: Cash Prizes, Show Tickets and Dinner Packages
**All participants must be 21 years or older.
2017 Tournament Player Prizes
1st Place: 2017 WSOP Seat at the Main Event or $7500 Cash
2nd Place: $2,000 Cash
3rd Place: $1,000 Cash
4th Place: $750 Cash
5th Place: $500 Cash
6th Place: Show Tickets and Dinner Certificate
7th Place: Show Tickets and Dinner Certificate
8th Place: Show Tickets and Dinner Certificate
9th Place: Show Tickets and Dinner Certificate
10th Place: Show Tickets and Dinner Certificate
|1st Level||$100 – $200|
|2nd Level||$200 – $400|
|3rd Level||$300 – $600|
|4th Level||$400 – $800|
|5th Level||$600 – $1200|
|6th Level||$1000 – $2000|
|7th Level||$2000 – $4000|
|8th Level||$3000 – $6000|
|9th Level||$4000 – $8000|
|10th Level||$6000 – $12,000|
|11th Level||$10,000 – $20,000|
|12th Level||$20,000 – $40,000|
|13th Level||$30,000 – $60,000|
|14th Level||$40,000 – $80,000|
|15th Level||$60,000 – $120,000|
|16th Level||$100,000 – $200,000|
|17th Level||$200,000 – $400,000|
VIP Party Pass
• VIP Party Tickets: $100 ($150 day of)
Enjoy a front row seat for all the action without playing in the Poker Tournament. Lounge inside the London Club for our VIP Party and dine on gourmet food while sipping on cocktails during the event. All food and drinks inside London Club are included in ticket price. **All participants must be 21 years or older.
Don’t miss out on some FANTASTIC prize packages during our auction. Not able to attend the event, no worries, you can now still win fabulous prizes by being part of the auction. We will be using technology where silent auction participants will bid on items through either their cell phones or on site systems. Long gone are the days of having to “stalk” the silent auction tables to ensure that you aren’t outbid. With GiveSmart you will get a text message sent straight to your phone if you are outbid on an item, giving you the chance to just press a button and get back on top. Silent Auction will open June 1st. Stay tuned for details on some of the fantastic packages.
Thank you to our 2017 Sponsors