August 6, 2013
WEST SILOAM SPRINGS, Okla. – While the summer heat scorches outside the casino, poker players will be inside heating up the tables at one of the largest tournaments in the area when the 8th Annual Blast to the Past Poker Tournament begins play at Cherokee Casino & Hotel West Siloam Springs.
The 8th Annual Blast to the Past Poker Tournament runs Aug. 16-25 and is a 22-event series tournament, with buy-ins ranging from $50 to $330.
The No-Limit Hold'em Deepstack event on Aug. 23 guarantees $20,000, while the No-Limit Hold'em event on Aug. 24 also has a $10,000 guarantee. The main event on Aug. 25 promises a $35,000 prize pool. Six mega satellite events will be offered, where the winning player earns a seat into the main event with a $50 buy-in.
Guests must be at least 21 years of age to participate in the tournament. Hotel rooms start at $59 per night, with discounts available for players staying multiple nights. For more information about lodging or tournament registration, please visit www.cherokeecasino.com or call the poker room directly (918) 422-6393.
Cherokee Casino & Hotel West Siloam Springs is located off U.S. Highway 412 and State Highway 59 in West Siloam Springs.