DOVER, Del. (Jan. 17, 2017) — Six Texas Hold’ em tournaments with more than $40,000 in guaranteed prizes, including one with $25,000 guaranteed, highlight the next Getaway Weekend at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino’s Poker Room on Feb. 10-12.

The Getaway Weekend tournament schedule includes:

  • Friday, Feb. 10, 11:15 a.m.: $10,000 guaranteed, $115 buy-in, 25-minute blinds, 30,000 starting stack
  • Friday, Feb. 10, 7:15 p.m.: $1500 guaranteed, $35 buy-in, 20-minute blinds, 30,000 starting stack
  • Saturday, Feb. 11, 11:15 a.m.: $25,000 guaranteed, $200 buy-in, 30-minute blinds, 30,000 starting stack
  • Saturday, Feb. 11, 7:15 p.m.: $1,500 guaranteed, $35 buy-in, 15-minute blinds, 30,000 starting stack
  • Sunday, Feb. 12, 11:15 a.m.: $2,000 guaranteed, $35 buy-in, 20-minute blinds, 15,000 starting stack
  • Sunday, Feb. 12, 7:15 p.m.: $500 guaranteed, $35 buy-in, 15-minute blinds, 30,000 starting stack

There will be two satellite events for the Saturday, Feb. 11 $25,000-guaranteed tournament, where one player out of every 10 entries will earn a seat. The satellite schedule is:

  • Monday, Feb. 6, 7:15 p.m.: $30 buy-in
  • Wednesday, Feb. 8, 7:15 p.m.: $30 buy-in

Also, all players who are dealt in the first hand of the February satellites and tournaments will receive a bonus of 500 in tournament chips. Players that register for the February tournaments more than one hour prior to the scheduled start receive a bonus 1,000 in tournament chips with their starting stack.

There will be a limited number of $49-per-night hotel rooms for players who participate in the Feb. 10-11 tournaments. Tournament registration must be shown to the front desk to get the discounted rate. Call (800)-711-5882 to register, using the promo code CFEGW17.

Additional February promotions in the Dover Downs Hotel & Casino Poker Room include:


  • Cash Back: In Texas Hold’em cash games, players can earn $2 in cash and $1 in comp per hour of play. Visit poker room for complete details.
  • Bad Beat Hands: In many cash games or tournaments, lose with a hand as low as Jacks Full and collect a bonus of $300-$600.
  • Daily High Hand Contests: Win up to $600 from noon to 2 a.m. Payouts on the even-numbered hours.
  • Hot Seats: Win up to $600 at 9 p.m. and 11 p.m. from Thursday through Sunday.
  • $100 High Card: First full cash table before noon receives a $100 high-card hand.
  • Daily $50 Food Comp: Highest winning hand from 10 a.m. to noon receives a $50 food comp.

Dover Downs Hotel & Casino is located at 1131 North DuPont Highway in Dover, Delaware