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Card Player Poker Tour Live! Casino & Hotel Series Begins Jan. 4

16-Event Series Features $200,000 Guaranteed Main Event

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The Card Player Poker Tour will head to Live! Casino & Hotel, voted Maryland’s Best Casino five years running by Casino Player Magazine, for an inaugural tour stop in January.

Poker players will have their pick from a stacked series of 16 events from Jan. 4-14 and a chance to play for big money during the three-day $1,100 main event that boasts a $200,000 guarantee.

The main event begins Jan. 12 and other tournaments on the schedule include a $100,000 guaranteed kick off event with a $360 buy-in, a $400 Black Chip Bounty tournament and a $500 Double Black Chip Bounty tournament. The series has something for everyone with poker variations such as H.O.R.S.E., pot-limit Omaha, Omaha and stud eight-or-better.

Check out the full schedule here.

Players participating in any of the tournaments can book rooms at Live! Lofts, conveniently located five minutes from Live! Casino & Hotel with complimentary shuttle service. Rates include 20 percent off the Best Available Rate by using code CPT0118 and are valid Jan. 3–14.  

But it’s not just the tournament that will be offered at Live! The bustling 15,000-square foot, 52-table poker room spreads some of the best cash games in the country. Maryland’s poker revenue grew by 33 percent year-over-year in September 2017, making it the hottest poker cash game market in the nation.

Opening just three years ago, the Live! Poker Room is the largest in the state of Maryland, one of the biggest in the country, and is part of one of the fastest growing gaming complexes in the United States.

Conveniently located between Baltimore and Washington D.C., Live! Casino & Hotel is open 24/7/365, features more than 200 live action table games, approximately 4,000 of the latest slot machines, and two High Limit rooms. With the new addition of the luxury Live! Hotel and Event Center, opening Spring 2018, the casino’s strong gaming product will be paired with first-class accommodations, entertainment, dining, and its signature customer service – strengthening Live! as the preferred destination in this region. The 310-room hotel tower will feature thousands of square feet of versatile meeting space, as well as a spa, fitness center, concert venue and new shopping and dining options. About 2,000 additional parking spaces are also to be added to the property.

The property currently offers world-class dining and entertainment, including the Zagat-rated no. 1 steakhouse The Prime Rib; Bobby’s Burger Palace, from celebrated chef Bobby Flay; Morty’s Delicatessen, a traditional New York-style deli; Luk Fu, serving authentic Asian cuisine; The Cheesecake Factory; Phillips Seafood Express. Two new eateries include 8 at Luk Fu, featuring sushi and sashimi; and En Vivo, with classic varieties of soft tacos and burritos. A sizzling nightlife, including nightly entertainment at Live! Center Stage and the unique, interactive R Bar, completes the Live! experience.

Come to Live! Casino & Hotel where the poker action is great and anything can happen.
For reservations, call (443) 842-7000 or “click here.”