Britta Kelley, Seminole Casino Coconut Creek, (954) 283-2812, cell (954) 895-3783, Britta.Kelley@stofgaming.com
Chris Dirato, Bitner Goodman, (954) 703-7938, firstname.lastname@example.org
Coco Poker Open at Seminole Casino Coconut Creek
Scheduled for September 25 through October 6
Will Feature $1 Million Guaranteed Championship – October 2-6
COCONUT CREEK, Fla., (August 1, 2014) – The Coco Poker Open will begin a 12-day run at Seminole Casino Coconut Creek on Thursday, September 25, at 7 p.m. in the Pavilion.
The $1 million guaranteed Coco Poker Open Championship, October 2-6, will feature three starting days, 30,000 in chips, and follows the popular structure from Seminole Casino Coconut Creek’s February tournament series.
Players may buy into the $2,500 Championship, qualify through satellite events, or enter to win a seat by submitting their information on the casino’s web site – www.seminolecasinococonutcreek.com – between September 1 and September 30. Additionally, detailed information about the tournament (including satellite events) and property information may be obtained on the site.
The Coco Poker Open is the kick off to the 2015 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Player-of-the-Year program, which is a tournament series that awards its top player a prize package valued at more than $30,000, including entries in to the most prestigious tournaments in the country.
The series also includes satellite events taking place at four other Seminole Gaming properties – Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa, Seminole Casino Brighton and Seminole Casino Immokalee.
About Seminole Casino Coconut Creek
Seminole Casino located in Coconut Creek offers the market’s most fully integrated, energized, stylish and upscale local’s casino experience featuring 2,300 Las Vegas style slots and live table games such as blackjack, baccarat and poker. Under its roof, the casino has the region’s most sought-after steakhouse, NYY Steak, Sorrisi Italian Restaurant and the New York-style 1st Street Deli. Guests can entertain with Live Music and listen to tunes of the region’s top DJs at The Legends Lounge, Nectar and Sunset Grill. The Pavilion, a 1,200-seat capacity entertainment venue, has been a home to acts like Tony Orlando, Frank Sinatra Jr., Joan Collins and many more. Open 24/7, 365 days, Seminole Casino Coconut Creek is located at the corner of U.S. 441 (State Road 7) and Sample Road at 5550 NW 40 Street. For more information, call 954.977.6700; visit us online at seminolecasinococonutcreek.com or facebook.com/seminolecasinocococreek. Follow us on Twitter @SemCasinoCoCo