On Sunday, May 2, Mardi Gras Casino’s poker room is host to this year’s High Heels & Boots Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament presented by Dress For Success Miami. Dress for Success Miami is part of Dress for Success Worldwide, an international not-for-profit organization that promotes the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support and the career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.
Guys and gals are invited to join the tournament, which starts at 6:30 p.m. in the Big Easy Poker Room located on the first floor of Mardi Gras Casino. The tournament offers the final top four players cash prizes, with first place taking home $1,100. The buy in is $150 for pre-registered players and $180 if registered at the door. A $2,000 sponsorship is available for a table of 10 (ten). In addition, a poker refresher course offered by the High Heels Poker Tour Academy will be available prior to the tournament at 5:30 p.m. for an additional $60. Hors d’oeuvres will be served between 5:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Players must RSVP by Monday, April 26. To secure you seat at the second annual High Heels & Boots Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament, please call 305.444.1944 ext. 301 or email Miami@dressforsuccess.org.
ABOUT DRESS FOR SUCCESS MIAMI
Dress for Success Miami is part of Dress for Success Worldwide, an international not-for-profit organization that promotes the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support and the career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life. Since starting operations in 1994, Dress for Success Miami has provided free-of-charge employability skills training & professional attire to over 25,000 at-risk women–truly providing a second chance and a “suit to self-sufficiency.” Dress for Success is also celebrating 15 years of service to the community. Visit www.dressforsuccess.org/miami to learn more. The organization has recently relocated to the “ Success Center ” at the historic Dorsey House at 250 N.W. 9th Street in Overtown, Miami , Florida .
ABOUT THE BIG EASY POKER ROOM
The Big Easy Poker Room is open 24-hours a day and hosts 30 action packed tables featuring Texas Hold’em, Omaha & Omaha Hi-Lo, and 7 Card Stud with Bad Beat Jackpots and Royal Jackpots. High Hand promotions are offered daily, The Deep Stack Tournament is held every Thursday, and once a month, the Big Easy Poker room hosts an official Ante Up Poker Tour event. Additional upgrades to the room include a private entrance with easy access to the Poker Players parking area, video poker bar tops, and Louie’s Lounge, a full service bar and restaurant dedicated to the Poker Room. As part of the redesign, the Bravo System was installed on all poker tables and new Shuffle Master Automatic Shufflers are being utilized on a majority of the tables. For more information, please call 954-924-3200 ext. 3167 or visit www.playbigeasypoker.com. Follow The Big Easy Poker Room on Twitter at http://twitter.com/BigEasyPokerFL.
ABOUT MARDI GRAS CASINO
Mardi Gras Casino is located at 831 North Federal Highway on the corner of US-1 and Pembroke Road. The casino offers over 70,000 square feet of casino excitement featuring 1,300 Las Vegas-style slot machines including new linked Progressive slots, video roulette, and virtual blackjack; 24-hour action packed poker; simulcast and greyhound racing; and various dining options. For more information, call 954-924-3200 or visit www.playmardigras.com.