Event 21 "Spring Poker Showdown"-Big Sky Big 3 Mega Stack Series-$400 Buy In-$50,000 Estimated Prize Pool!!! Featuring B.B. Ante Only Structure- NEW ADDITION- FRIDAY NIGHT FLIGHT A THERE WILL BE A DRAWING TO WIN A FREE $400 SEAT AT 7:30 PM!!! *** 9 HANDED MAX TABLES!***
Billings Hotel & Convention Center, Billings Montana
March 18th, 19th, & 20th, 2022
Deep stack structure Featuring B.B. Ante only. We will run TWO qualifying flights, and THREE Super Satellites for the championship on Sunday the 20th. Each flight will play through Twelve 30-minute levels. If you still have chips at the end of those twelve levels, you have qualified for the finals on Sunday. If you qualify with multiple stacks in multiple flights, your smaller chip stack will be removed from play come Sunday. Players are limited to a total of 4 buy-ins. Here are your flight details and full schedule of events.
***NEW ADDITION-RE-ENTRY & LATE ENTRY WILL BE ALLOWED THROUGHOUT THE ENTIRE FLIGHT, ALL 12 LEVELS! PLAYERS MAY ALSO DIRECT BUY IN SUNDAY MORNING BEFORE DAY 2 STARTS FOR $400 AND GET THE STARTING STACK OF 45,000. ANY PLAYERS QUALIFIED FOR DAY 2 MAY ALSO FORFEIT A STACK UNDER 45,000 AND CHOOSE TO RE-ENTER FOR ANOTHER $400 AND GET THE STARTING STACK OF 45,000***
***REGISTRATION FOR THE 3:00 PM SUPER SATELLITE & 6:00 PM FLIGHT WILL OPEN AT 2:00 PM ON FRIDAY THE 25TH!!!***
1ST Super Satellite: March 18th, 2022 (Friday)
3:00 pm START TIME. $110 buy in SUPER satellite for a total of 5,000 starting chips. UNLIMITED re-entry & late entry will be open for 2 hours. (Approximately 5:15 pm) Top 20% will get $400 seats into either qualifying flight of their choosing.
Flight A: March 18th, 2022 (Friday)
6:00 pm START TIME. $400 Buy-in. Re-entry as well as late entry will be open throughout the entire flight, all 12 levels.
***REGISTRATION FOR THE 10:00 AM SUPER SATELLITE, 1:00 PM SUPER SATELLITE & 4:00 PM FLIGHT WILL OPEN AT 9:30 AM ON SATURDAY THE 19TH!!!***
2ND Super Satellite: March 19th, 2022 (Saturday)
10:00 am START TIME. $110 buy in SUPER satellite for a total of 5,000 in starting chips. Unlimited re-entry & late entry will be open for 2 hours. (Approximately 12:15 pm) Top 20% will get $400 seats into flight B.
3RD Super Satellite: March 19th, 2022 (Saturday)
1:00 pm START TIME. $110 buy in SUPER satellite for a total of 5,000 starting chips. UNLIMITED re-entry & late entry will be open for 2 hours. (Approximately 3:15 pm) Top 20% will get $400 seats into Flight B.
Flight B: March 19th, 2022 (Saturday)
4:00 pm START TIME. $400 Buy-in. Re entry as well as late entry will be open throughout the entire flight, all 12 levels. 1 LIVE CASH TABLE WILL CONTINUE TO RUN TO CLOSE OUT THE EVENING!!!
Championship Day-March 20th, 2022 (Sunday)
Players may still direct buy for $400 and get the starting stack of 45,000 up until we start play at 11:30 am! Qualified players will be able to re-draw for new seat assignments @ 11:00 am, & cards will be in the air at 11:30 am sharp!!! 40 minute levels on Sunday, play down to a winner. $50,000 Estimated Prize Pool to be awarded as well as a custom made trophy from tour sponsor Dakota Awards to the winner.
***Second Chance Tourney $200 buy in
($160 to the prize pool, $25 entry fee, $15 dealer add-on) 20K in chips for $200. Registration for this tourney opens at NOON on Sunday the 20th, and tourney will start at 2:00 PM. 20 minute levels. Re-entry as well as late entry will be available through the first 9 levels. (Approximately 6:00 pm) Players are limited to spending $1,800 into this 2nd chance tournament. Second chance tourney open to anyone. NON POINTS EVENT***
***RPT SPRING POKER SHOWDOWN FEE SCHEDULE***
FLIGHTS A & B
TOTAL BUY IN: $400 FOR 45,000 IN CHIPS
PRIZE POOL: $320
ENTRY FEE: $60
STARTING CHIPS: 30,000
OPTIONAL $20 DEALER APPRECIATION ADD-ON: 15,000 MORE IN CHIPS
TOTAL BUY IN: $110 FOR 5,000 IN CHIPS
PRIZE POOL: $80
ENTRY FEE: $20
STARTING CHIPS: 3,000
OPTIONAL $10 DEALER APPRECIATION ADD-ON: 2,000 MORE IN CHIPS
***THIS EVENT IS WORTH 5.00 PARTICIPATION POINTS ON THE LEADER-BOARD***
***ALL TIMES LISTED ARE MOUNTAIN TIME***
***CASH GAMES SCHEDULE-1 LICENSED CASH TABLE!!!*** FRIDAY CASH GAME WILL START AT 2:00 PM OR AS SOON AS WE HAVE 6 PLAYERS SIGNED UP! SATURDAY & SUNDAY CASH GAME WILL START AT 11:00 AM!***
Billings Hotel and Convention Center
Address: 1223 Mullowney Ln #6391, Billings, MT 59101
Phone: (406) 248-7151
General Big Blind Ante Tournament Rules
Ante is posted by the player in the Big Blind ONLY. Ante is posted PRIOR to Big Blind.
In the event that the player in the Big Blind has less than the required amount to post both the Big Blind and the Ante, the Big Blind will be posted first. The ante will then be posted with any remaining chips.
When the final table reaches four-handed play, the Ante amount will be reduced to the equivalent of the small blind. Once heads up, the ante will be removed.
$500 withheld for Large Stakes Tournament license, 1 Live Card Table Licenses, & Montana gambling fees. All late entry's will be sold a full stack. Play will continue until a winner has been declared. The final table will be 10 handed, TDA Rules apply.
RPT Spring Poker Showdown Structure
Day 1-30 minute levels
LEVELANTE (B.B. Ante Only) BLINDS
1st- 100 - 100
2rd- 100 - 200
3rd- 100 - 300-12 minute break
4th- 400 200 - 400
5th- 500 300 - 500
6th- 600 300 - 600-12 minute break
7th- 800 400 - 800
8th- 1,000 500 - 1,000
9th- 1,200 600 - 1,200-15 MINUTE BREAK-REMOVE 100 CHIPS
10th- 1,500 1,000 - 1,500
11th- 2,000 1,000 - 2,000
12th- 2,500 1,500 - 2,500
End of Qualifying Flights-***ANY PLAYER MAY DIRECT BUY IN FOR $400 ON SUNDAY MORNING BEFORE DAY 2 STARTS AND RECEIVE THE STARTING STACK 45,000 (15 BIG BLINDS). ANY PLAYER QUALIFIED FOR DAY 2 WITH LESS THAN 45,000 MAY ALSO FORFEIT THEIR CHIPS AND RE-ENTER FOR ANOTHER $400 AND GET THE STARTING STACK OF 45,000.***
Day 2-40 Minute Levels
13th- 3,000 1,500 - 3,000
14th- 3,000 2,000 - 4,000-30 minute lunch break, 500 chips removed
15th- 6,000 3,000 - 6,000
16th- 8,000 4,000 - 8,000-12 minute break
17th- 10,000 5,000 - 10,000
18th- 12,000 6,000 - 12,000-15 minute break, 1,000 chips removed
19th- 15,000 10,000 - 15,000
20th- 20,000 10,000 - 20,0000-12 minute break
21st- 30,000 15,000 - 30,000
22nd- 40,000 20,000 - 40,000
23rd- 60,000 30,000 - 60,000-12 minute break, 5,000 chips removed
24th- 75,000 50,000 - 75,000
25th- 100,000 50,000 - 100,000
26th- 150,000 75,000 - 150,000-12 minute break
27th- 200,000 100,000 - 200,000
28th- 300,000 150,000 - 300,000
29th- 400,000 200,000 - 400,000