Seminole Casinos to Debut No-limit, High Stakes Poker 24 Hours, Seven Days a Week, 365 Days a Year
Hollywood, Fl (PRWEB) June 24, 2010
Starting July 1, a Seminole Casino close to you will offer exclusive Las Vegas-style high stakes, no-limit, about-the-clock poker play thanks to the latest actions by the Florida Legislature and Seminole Tribal Council.
The new all in, all the time action, only at Seminole Difficult Rock Hotel & Casinos in Hollywood and Tampa, as nicely Seminole Casinos in Coconut Creek, Hollywood, Brighton and Immokalee, removes the $ 100 maximum purchase-in for no-limit poker and eliminates the $ 5 maximum bet per round in limit games. Poker tournament get-in limits will also be removed, as a $ 1,000 limit had previously been imposed.
Only the Seminole Tribe of Florida will provide high stakes, no-limit poker 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Seminole Casinos offer 1,360 poker seats at six casinos, far exceeding any other card rooms. The new legislation enables the other poker venues, at horse tracks, dog tracks, and jai alai frontons, to be open 18 hours, at most, in the course of weekdays.
Moreover, considering that January of this year, Seminole Casinos distinguished themselves in the payout of almost $ two.5 million via their exclusive Mega Negative Beat Poker Jackpot system that guarantees a minimal of $ 100,000 each and every time somebody hits. A poor beat occurs when an apparently unbeatable hand loses to a far better hand. The Seminole Casinos Mega Undesirable Beat Poker Jackpot is funded by a $ 1 contribution from every single poker pot of $ ten or higher at every single of the six Seminole poker rooms in Florida.
The Seminole Casino properties have a history of creating star-powered, celebrity poker events. With this new legislation, the potential surely exists to attract bigger, globally recognized poker tournaments.
Agrees Scott Lengthy, publisher of Ante Up, a Florida magazine that covers poker in much more than 12 southeastern states, “Nowhere is the possible exposure for Florida poker bigger than in the tournament arena. With buy-in caps removed, Florida rooms can now court the World Poker Tour, the North American Poker Tour, maybe even a World Series of Poker circuit occasion, all of which give expansive tv coverage that will show players about the globe that genuine poker can now be played in Florida.”
Seminole Casinos also feature the Genesis Bravo electronic tracking method (Seminole Hard Rock Hotels & Casinos in Hollywood and Tampa and Seminole Casinos in Coconut Creek, Hollywood and Immokalee Brighton is presently in process of installing as portion of their expansion). This state-of-the-art program is utilized by many of the worlds leading gaming and entertainment destinations to far more effectively track pit management and tournaments and instantly update and reward players for their time. Benefits of the high-tech Genesis Bravo method incorporate the registering and management of tournament play (like buy-in, re-purchase and add-on tracking), dealer auditing, food and beverage choice and leader board tracking and display, remote monitoring and much more. Players are also in a position to electronically place themselves on a popular game wait list and then be notified by text or email when their preferred game has opened.
About Seminole Gaming
In addition to its two Seminole Challenging Rock Hotels & Casinos in Tampa and Hollywood, Fla., the Seminole Tribe owns and operates five a lot more Seminole-branded Florida casinos in Coconut Creek and Hollywood on the Southeast coast, in Immokalee close to Naples, on the Brighton Reservation northwest of Lake Okeechobee and on the Huge Cypress Reservation south of Lake Okeechobee. The Seminole Tribe has lengthy been recognized for innovation in its gaming and other organizations. It opened the first high-stakes bingo hall and casino in the United States in 1979. That facility was the forerunner of the Indian Gaming movement all through North America.