Annie Duke Hosting Special Celebrity Tournament this November

October 7, 2009 - by Sadonna · Filed Under Celebrity Poker News Leave a Comment 

It was recently announced that Annie Duke will be hosting a special celebrity poker tournament this November at the Commerce Casino in Los Angeles, California. Proceeds from the celebrity tournament will be benefiting the Decision Education Foundation.

Several celebrities are going to be on hand to participate in the event, which will be taking place during the Commerce Casino’s L.A. Poker Open. Those expected to attend are: Shannon Elizabeth, Brande Roderick, Joe Reitman and Scott Ian. Poker Pros scheduled to attend are: Dan Harrington, Rafe Furst, Adam Levy, Howard Lederer, Andy Bloch, Dave Stann and Jeffrey Pollack.

The buy-in for the event is $330 and re-buys and one time add-ons can be purchased for $100. Organizers of the tournament have stated that the event will in the same style of a home game as fans will be able to mingle with favorite celebrities as well as poker pros that are competing in the tournament.

The event will begin at 8pm after the red carpet is walked at 7pm. over $30,000 in prizes and giveaways will be given away during the event. The Decision Education Foundation was created in 2001 by educators, decision scientists and business people who are looking to provide decision education to the youth of today.

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