Poker: Gulfstream specials, Hard Rock, Dania, Hialeah, Mardi Gras events

It’s a good weekend for poker. Heck, it’s a good month for poker. Here are some South Florida opportunities.

Gulfstream Park has food and beverage specials starting at 7 p.m. weekdays. It’s free wings, sliders and potato skins and $1 drafts on Mondays, 50 percent off tacos and Margaritas on Tuesdays, women drink free on Wednesdays, free pizza on Thursdays and free drinks after midnight on Fridays and Saturdays. From 1-6 p.m. Sundays, it’s $2 house win, domestic drafts and pizza slices.

Meanwhile, “Deep Stack Saturdays” are at The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino at 11 a.m. the next three Saturdays. Buy-in is $150 and the guarantee is $15,000, except for Oct. 22, when it is $20,000. The Hard Rock also has $500 high hands every 15 minutes from noon to 8 p.m. Saturday and Monday.

The Casino @ Dania Beach has the Dania Poker Cup at 6 p.m. Friday and will continue the event each Friday in October. The $150 buy-in event carries a $10,000 guarantee, with $5K and a trophy going to the winner.

Hialeah Park has qualifying for the final day (Oct. 30) of a tournament that guarantees $201,000. Players may play at 11 a.m. or 7 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays or at 1 p.m. Sundays this month. Entry is $155.

The Big Easy Poker Room at Mardi Gras Casino continues its $10,000 free roll at 1 p.m. Sundays.

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