SOURCE: Spotlight 29 Casino

Spotlight 29 Casino

February 23, 2012 19:52 ET

Spotlight 29 Casino Hosting 6th Annual Coachella Valley Poker Championship

$100,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool for Tourney on March 9th, 10th, 11th; Register Early and Save $100

COACHELLA, CA--(Marketwire - Feb 23, 2012) - Spotlight 29 Casino is hosting the Sixth Annual Coachella Valley Poker Championship (CVPC) March 9-11th. The tournament is recognized worldwide by Card Player Magazine with the top finishers earning points toward "Player of the Year."

Buy-in is $560 ($500 + $50 + $10) with a guaranteed prize pool of $100,000. The top 20 finishers in the Texas Hold 'em Deepstack Tournament win cash prizes.

Players are encouraged to register now to take advantage of the 'early bird special.' Club 29 Members will save $100 on their entry fee and non-club members will save $50. Entries must be purchased by Wednesday, February 29th, to receive the discount.

The tournament is played in the casino's poker room which features a smoke-free environment for players as well as an in-room lounge with drinks, snacks and additional seating.

The CVPC starts on Friday, March 9th at 6pm and will continue on Saturday, March 10th at 2pm. Winners from the first two days will earn a seat on Sunday, March 11th at noon, for the finals.

"This is a very popular tournament, with players standing to win a lot of money," said Tom Sedlock, General Manager. "We are offering this early bird special this year to encourage players to enter now and reserve their seat in this exciting Texas Hold 'em tournament."

Players of all levels are encouraged to register and space is limited. To register call: 760-775-3355.

About Spotlight 29 Casino:
Spotlight 29 Casino features 2,000 slot machines, a poker room, a high limit slot area and a Platinum Lounge for Platinum Club Members. The Casino also has table games including Black Jack, Pai Gow and Mini-Baccarat. There are always $5 tables available. Spotlight 29 Casino offers world class entertainment in a state-of-the-art 2,200 seat showroom, the Blue Bar with live entertainment and/or DJs and Groove, spinning hits from the 60s, 70s and 80s. There is an array of dining choices including JEM Steakhouse and the all-you-can-eat buffet at Cafe Capitata. Open 7 days a week, 24 hours a day. Spotlight 29 Casino is a business venture of the Twenty-Nine Palms Band of Mission Indians., 760-775-5566.

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