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Strip Poker: Celeb Charity Tourney Starts the Grand Series

The First of 30 Events at the Golden Nugget Will Benefit Multiple Sclerosis


Montel WilliamsThe Golden Nugget in Downtown Las Vegas is starting its Grand Poker Series tomorrow with a charity event called Card, Celebrities, and a Cause to benefit the Montel Williams Multiple Sclerosis Foundation.

Poker stars scheduled to attend include Daniel Negreanu, Scott Fischman, Allen Cunningham, Jamie Gold, Gavin Smith, and Kirk Morrison. A red carpet and reception will start at 5 p.m. in the lobby before the tournaments begins at 6 p.m. The buy-in is $1,080.

The next event is a $550 buy-in no-limit hold’em tournament, and it begins on Saturday at noon. Find the full Grand Poker Series schedule in our tournaments section.