Omaha Poker Challenge

The 2019 Omaha Poker Challenge takes place September 7th & 8th at Red Shores Racetrack and Casino. See all tournament details and information below!

Tournament Information

Buy-In

Registration is $440 ($400 Entry Fee + $40 Admin Fee) and is on a first-come, first serve basis. Registration opens at 11am on Thursday, July 18th. Register by: Phone at 1-877-620-4222 (ext. 4266) or in person at the Rewards Desk.

Qualifying Sessions

180 seats total – 2 sessions of 90 seats per session

Registration for each session begins 90 minutes before the session, and ends 30 minutes before each session. The wait list will be selected from 30 minutes before each session. Each player will begin with $10,000 in non-value tournament chips.

  • Saturday, September 7th at 10:00am
  • Saturday, September 7th at 6:00pm

Final Session

  • Sunday, September 8th at 11:00am
    • Championship Session includes the top players from each qualifying session (minimum 22 players per session).

Prize Pool

$54,000, plus $9000 in Bounties and $9000 in Knock Out Jackpots (based on sold out event, re-buys to potentially increase prize pool)

Photo ID is mandatory for registration and to claim any prizing.

Click here to view the Official Rules & Regulations for the 2019 Omaha Poker Challenge.

Miscellaneous Information

Casino Hours

  • Friday, September 6th – 11am – 2am
  • Saturday, September 7th – 11am – 2am
  • Sunday, September 8th, 11am – 1am

Poker Room & Table Games Hours

Poker Room (Cash Games)*

  • Friday, September 6th – 2pm-2am
  • Saturday, September 7th – 11am-2am
  • Sunday, September 8th – 11am – 1am

*Hours subject to change based on demand*

Table Games

  • Friday, September 6th – 11am – 2am
  • Saturday, September 7th – 11am – 2am
  • Sunday, September 8th, 11am – 1am

Turfs Bar & Grill Hours

  • Friday, September 6th- 11:30am – 9:00pm
  • Saturday, September 7th – 11:30am – 9pm*
  • Sunday, September 8th – CLOSED**

*Food service will be offered in the tournament room once it opens at 10am

** Food service will be offered in the tournament room

Parking

Due to multiple events taking place at the facility, parking may be limited. Please arrive early or arrange to be dropped off to allow yourself time for registration.

Hotels

Charlottetown Inn & Conference Centre

  • Standard Room – $142+tax/night
    • To receive this special rate, please mention ‘Red Shores Preferred Rate’ when booking.
  • Suite — $186+tax/night
    • To receive this special rate, please mention ‘Red Shores Preferred Rate’ when booking.

Rodd Charlottetown

Rodd Royalty