This coming Saturday, September 22, 2012, the Majestic Star Casino will be the venue for "All in for Children with Special Needs – Texas Hold 'em Tournament & Charity Gaming Night to Benefit TradeWinds". TradeWinds Services is a Gary, Indiana-based charity "dedicated to providing support services and training designed to promote individual choice, growth and self-sufficiency for people of all ages and abilities."
Saturday night's event will be hosted by the Executive Producer of Windy City Poker Championship, Kirk Fallah, and myself, WCPC Host, Jason Finn. Past events have featured such celebrities as former Chicago Bulls Dickey Simpkins and Cliff Levingston, the Chicago Bears' Big Kat Williams, and Millionaire Matchmaker Jimmy D'Ambrosio.
The event starts at 6pm sharp. Entry is $100, with $25 unlimited rebuys for the first hour. There is a one-time $40 add-on at the break for an additional 2500 chips, matching the starting stack size. The structure sheet can be found here.
The Chicago Poker Club is giving away two seats to Saturday's event - the first winner will be announced Thursday morning, and the second on Friday morning via Twitter and on our Facebook fan page. Details for winning a seat are below, after the break.
Chicago Poker Club is giving away two seats to the tournament. To win a seat, tweet a link to this page with the hashtag #CPCTradewinds, or link to this article on Facebook. You must follow us on Facebook or Twitter to win! We'll announce a winner on Thursday morning and another on Friday. The winner will gain an initial entry to the event - they will have the option to rebuy and add-on at their own expense.