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Roughrider Poker Tour & The Poker Parlor Presents: 3rd Annual Spring Poker Showdown

Event #20 Big Sky Big 5 Mega Stack Series-3rd Annual Spring Poker Showdown-$400 Buy In-Estimated $15,000 1st Place Prize!!! Featuring B.B. Ante Only Structure (Click for info)

March 29th, 30th, & 31st, 2019

***Red Lion Hotel, Billings Montana***

Sponsored by Red Lion Hotel, Billings Montana

Red Lion Hotel Billings  

Address: 5500 Midland Rd, Billings, MT 59101, USA

Phone: +1 406-248-7701

Ask for the "RPT Poker Rate" to get the following discounts on rooms. 

https://www.redlion.com/red-lion-hotel/mt/billings/red-lion-hotel-billings#room-types

$85.00 Courtesy Room Block Rate/ Choice of upgraded King or Double beds in the atrium

The Red Lion Hotel Billings is a full service hotel with many superior features that your guests will surely enjoy:

  • 50,000 square feet of flexible meeting space
  • Full Catering Menu for on or off-site catering
  • 316 Spacious Sleeping Rooms, Business Class Suites , Jacuzzi Suites , and King Bedroom Suites  
  • Complimentary Airport Shuttle
  • Yellowstone Valley Steakhouse with Room Service
  • Yellowstone Valley Pub
  • Grand Montana Casino 
  • High Speed Wireless Internet in each guestroom and meeting space
  • Complimentary use of the Business center, Fitness center, Pool, and Hot Tub
  • 10 minutes from Logan International Airport
  • Ample Free Parking

The Red Lion Hotel Billings gives you the finest rooms in the best location. Our Atrium style hotel welcomes you with a three story waterfall and glass elevators. We have 92 rooms in our atrium tower and 224 rooms in our traditional two story wing. 

The hotel is minutes away from more than 30 excellent restaurants, entertainment, shopping, and the historic downtown Billings which features Montana’s only walkable brewery district. We are located on the west end of Billings with easy access off interstate 1-90 exit 446. We are one of the largest hotels in the area, and your stay on Billings West end puts you close to Rimrock Mall, Montana’s biggest shopping mall, and just over an hour from Yellowstone National Park and Red Lodge Mountain.

Deep stack structure Featuring B.B. Ante only. We will run
TWO
 qualifying flights, and
THREE
Super Satellites for the championship on Sunday the 31st. 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 smallest 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. 
***ALL TIMES LISTED ARE MOUNTAIN TIME***

***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 (15 BIG BLINDS) 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 3PM SUPER SATELLITE & 6PM FLIGHT WILL OPEN AT 2:00PM ON FRIDAY THE 29TH!!!***

1ST Super Satellite: March 29th, 2019 (Friday)
 3:00pm 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 5:15pm) Top 20% will get $400 seats into either qualifying flight of their choosing.

Flight A: March 29th, 2019 (Friday)
 6:00pm 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 10AM SUPER SATELLITE, 1PM SUPER SATELLITE & 4PM FLIGHT WILL OPEN AT 9:30AM ON SATURDAY THE 30TH!!!***

2ND Super Satellite: March 30th, 2019 (Saturday)
 10:00am 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 12:15pm) Top 20% will get $400 seats into flight B.

3RD Super Satellite: March 30th, 2019 (Saturday) 
1:00pm 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 3:15pm) Top 20% will get $400 seats into Flight B.

Flight B: March 30th, 2019 (Saturday)
 4:00pm START TIME. $400 Buy-in. Re entry as well as late entry will be open throughout the entire flight, all 12 levels. 2 LIVE CASH TABLES WILL CONTINUE TO RUN TO CLOSE OUT THE EVENING!!!

Championship Day-March 31st, 2019 (Sunday)
 Players may still direct buy for $400 and get the starting stack of 45,000 up until we start play at 11:30am! Qualified players will be able to re-draw for new seat assignments @ 11:00am, & cards will be in the air at 11:30am sharp!!! 40 minute levels on Sunday, play down to a winner. First place will be awarded an Estimated $15,000 1st place prize as well as a custom made trophy from tour sponsor Dakota Awards. Final table will also be live streamed on Facebook. 

***Second Chance Tourney $180 buy in

( ($160 to the prize pool, $20 entry fee) for 10K in chips, plus $20 dealer add-on for 10K more in chips=20K in chips for $200. Registration for this tourney opens at NOON on Sunday the 31st, and tourney will start at 2:00PM. 20 minute levels. UNLIMITED Re-entry as well as late entry will be available through the first 9 levels. (Approximately 6:00pm)  Second chance tourney open to anyone. NON POINTS EVENT***

***RPT SPRING POKER SHOWDOWN FEE SCHEDULE***FINAL TABLE TO BE LIVE STREAMED ON FACEBOOK, $15,000 ESTIMATED 1ST PLACE PRIZE! CUSTOM MADE TROPHY FROM TOUR SPONSOR DAKOTA AWARDS TO WINNER!

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 ADD-ON: 15,000 MORE IN CHIPS

SUPER SATELLITES

TOTAL BUY IN:

$110 FOR 5,000 IN CHIPS

PRIZE POOL: $80

ENTRY FEE: $20

STARTING CHIPS: 3,000 

OPTIONAL $10 DEALER ADD-ON: 2,000 MORE IN CHIPS

***THIS EVENT IS WORTH 5.00 PARTICIPATION POINTS ON THE LEADERBOARD***

***CASH GAMES SCHEDULE-2 LICENSED CASH TABLES!!!*** FRIDAY CASH GAMES WILL START AT 2:00PM OR AS SOON AS WE HAVE 6 PLAYERS SIGNED UP! SATURDAY & SUNDAY CASH GAMES WILL START AT 11:00AM!***

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.

$1,000 withheld for Large Stakes Tournament license, 2 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.

Red Lion Hotel Billings  

Address: 5500 Midland Rd, Billings, MT 59101, USA

Phone: +1 406-248-7701

RPT Spring Poker Showdown Structure

Day 1-30 minute levels

LEVELANTE (B.B. Ante Only) BLINDS

1st- 100 - 100

2nd- 100 100 - 100

3rd 200 100 - 200-12 minute break

4th 300 200 - 300 

5th- 400 200 - 400

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 - 3,000-30 minute lunch break, 500 chips removed

15th- 4,000 2,000 - 4,000

16th- 6,000 3,000 - 6,000

17th- 8,000 4,000 - 8,000-12 minute break

18th- 10,000 5,000 - 10,000

19th- 12,000 6,000 - 12,000

20th- 16,000 8,000 - 16,000-
15 minute break, 1,000 chips removed

21st- 20,000 10,000 - 20,000

22nd- 30,000 15,000 - 30,000
-12 minute break

23rd- 40,000 20,000 - 40,000

24th- 60,000 30,000 - 60,000-12 minute break, 5,000 chips removed

25th- 75,000 50,000 - 75,000

26th- 100,000 50,000 - 100,000

27th- 150,000 75,000 - 150,000-12 minute break

28th- 200,000 100,000 - 200,000

29th- 300,000 150,000 - 300,000

30th- 400,000 200,000 - 400,000