Foxwoods Casino hosts Foxwoods Poker Classic on March 8-23

March 02, 2014, Patrick Gallagher  

A $1 million guaranteed prize pool and 22 events return to the woods of Connecticut with the Foxwoods Poker Classic (March 8-23).

Attracting pros and amateurs, the FPC features a $2,700 re-entry main event (with plenty of satellites), multiple $300 events and the popular Ladies Only ($300), bounty ($500) and two multiflight $200 and $300 events. The FPC also includes PLO, Omaha/8 and stud events for the more discerning poker player.

Check out foxwoods.com or see the ad on the facing page for more information.

MOHEGAN SUN: Not to be outdone by its neighbor to the west, the Mohegan Sun poker room will be featuring the Spring Showdown from March 23-30, with 12 events and $500K in guarantees. The MSSS includes a $1,100 re-entry main event, low buy-in/high guarantee events of $120 and $300, as well as a ladies-only event, sponsored in part by the High Heels Poker Tour. Check out poker.mohegansun.com for more information and details.

EASTERN POKER TOUR: Here’s a look at the Eastern Poker Tour’s weekly charity event schedule (and for more info, go to easternpokertour.com): Monday night, $120, deepstack bounty; Wednesday night, $110 deepstack; Friday night, mini-mega, $100 deepstack and Saturday, $150, megastack.

— Email Patrick at anteupne@gmail.com.