Snoqualmie Casino hits home run with promotion



The Snoqualmie Casino poker room is giving away money during 115 of the Seattle Mariners televised games. During the M’s broadcasts, one active poker room player, sitting in a lucky seat, termed “the hot seat,” will win $150.
The “lucky seat” drawing for $150 will be made after each of nine innings, even if the Mariners don’t score.

Under the direction of poker room manager, Elliott Schecter, several new no-limit hold’em tournaments are planned, including a Monday event at 7 p.m. that costs $25 and has unlimited rebuys (1,500 chips). Other new events include Wednesday (7 p.m., $65, 5K chips); Thursday (7 p.m., $125, 8K chips); and Sunday (3 p.m., turbo $35, 3K in chips). These tournaments are in addition to the regular six morning-afternoon tournaments.

TULALIP CASINO: Marie Freeman has been named poker room manager in Marysville, Wash. Freeman had served as the room’s tournament director.

MUCKLESHOOT CASINO: An exciting new format has been designed for the Monday night tournament.

Starting at 7, the $110 buy-in gets you 10K chips, and a $5 dealer add-on gets you 4K more. Get to the poker room early because this event as become popular.

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