Pennsylvania Casinos and Borgata AC Deliver Holiday Cheer with Poker Tournaments in December

Written By Anthony Cicali on December 2, 2021 - Last Updated on April 21, 2022
Live poker tournaments in PA December 2021

Players are traveling to Pennsylvania casinos monthly to get in on the action throughout the state. Two PA casinos have announced $100,000 guaranteed poker tournaments for December.

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Rivers Casino Philadelphia poker events in December 2021

Rivers Casino Philadelphia 100k guaranteed in December:

The popular series continues on as Rivers Philadelphia will play host to a $100,000 guaranteed tournament.

On Friday, Dec. 17 they will host a $350 buy-in with a $100,000 guaranteed prize pool that starts at 11:15 a.m. This is a multi-day event with Day 1B taking place on Saturday, Dec. 18 and Day 2 completing on Sunday, Dec. 19.

According to Rivers twitter, November’s 100k winner was “Daniel S who finished 1st out of 551 players for a top prize of $34,701!”

Rivers Philadelphia 100k guaranteed tournament details:

  • One entry per flight
  • 30-minute levels
  • 30,000 start stack
  • Re-entry until start of level 14

Rivers will also be running weekly tournaments throughout the month of December.

Rivers Casino December daily poker tournaments:

  • Sundays: $230 NLH DeepStack ($10,000 guarantee) – 11:15 a.m.
  • Mondays: $130 NLH ($4,000 guarantee) – 7:15 p.m.
  • Wednesdays: $130 NLH ($5,000 guarantee) – 7:15 p.m.
  • Saturdays: $160 NLH ($5,000 guarantee) – 1:15 p.m.

Live Casino Philadelphia poker tournaments in December

The poker room at Live! Casino Philadelphia another $100,000 guaranteed event. Action begins on Thursday, Dec. 9 at 11:15 a.m. The event will have 5 starting flights and Day 2 begins on Sunday, Dec. 12.

Live! Casino 100k guaranteed poker tournament details:

  • $450 buy-in
  • 30-minute levels
  • 100,000 start stack
  • Reentry until level 7

The last event the casino hosted drew so many entries (718) that the prize pool doubled the guarantee.

Live! Philadelphia also offers daily poker tournaments including their Saturday Deepstack event.

Live! Casino Philadelphia December poker schedule

Dec. 13

  • 11:15 a.m.- $120 FatStacks w/ $25 Bounty | $4,000 Guaranteed
  • 7:15 p.m.  – $100 Bankroll Builder

Dec. 14

  • 11:15 a.m. – $150 NLH w/ $25 Bounty | $3,000 Guaranteed
  • 7:15 p.m. – $130 TripleStacks

Dec. 15

  • 11:15 a.m. – $140 QuadStacks | $4,000 Guaranteed
  • 7:15 p.m. – $160 Double GreenChip Bounty | $4,000 Guaranteed

Dec. 16

  • 11:15 a.m. – $130 TripleStacks | $4,000 Guaranteed
  • 7:15 p.m. – $120 FatStacks w/ $25 Bounty

Dec. 17

  • 11:15 a.m. – $140 QuadStacks | $3,000 Guaranteed
  • 7:15 p.m. – $160 Double GreenChip Bounty

Dec. 18

  • 7:15 p.m. – $220 DeepStacks | $15,000 Guaranteed

Dec. 19

  • 11:15 a.m. – $100 Bankroll Builder
  • 6:15 p.m. – $130 TripleStacks Turbo

Dec. 20

  • 11:15 a.m.- $120 FatStacks w/ $25 Bounty | $4,000 Guaranteed
  • 7:15 p.m. – $100 Bankroll Builder

Dec. 21

  • 11:15 a.m. – $150 NLH w/ $25 Bounty | $3,000 Guaranteed
  • 7:15 p.m.  – $130 TripleStacks

Dec. 22

  • 11:15 a.m. – $140 QuadStacks | $4,000 Guaranteed
  • 7:15 p.m. – $160 Double GreenChip Bounty | $4,000 Guaranteed

Dec. 23

  • 11:15 a.m. – $130 TripleStacks | $4,000 Guaranteed
  • 7:15 p.m. – $120 FatStacks w/ $25 Bounty

Dec. 24

  • 11:15 a.m. – $160 Double GreenChip Bounty

Dec. 26

  • 11:15 a.m. – $100 Bankroll Builder
  • 6:15 p.m. – $130 TripleStacks Turbo

Dec. 27

  • 11:15 a.m. – $120 FatStacks w/ $25 Bounty | $4,000 Guaranteed
  • 7:15 p.m.- $100 Bankroll Builder

Dec. 28

  • 11:15 a.m. – $150 NLH w/ $25 Bounty | $3,000 Guaranteed
  • 7:15 p.m. – $130 TripleStacks

Dec. 29

  • 11:15 a.m. – $140 QuadStacks | $4,000 Guaranteed
  • 7:15 p.m – $160 Double GreenChip Bounty | $4,000 Guaranteed

Dec. 30

  • 11:15 a.m.- $130 TripleStacks | $4,000 Guaranteed
  • 7:15 p.m. – $120 FatStacks w/ $25 Bounty

Dec. 31

  • 11:15 a.m. – $140 QuadStacks | $3,000 Guaranteed
  • 7:15 p.m.  – $160 Double GreenChip Bounty

Mohegan Sun Pocono poker

For players in the Keystone state looking to get into a small daily event, Mohegan Sun Pocono offers a chance to let players get in for an affordable price.

The nine-table poker room offers daily poker tournaments. They are open until 3 a.m. daily. Currently, they host events each day except for Tuesday and Saturday.

Mohegan Sun weekly tournament lineup:

  • Sundays: $100 NLH Turbo – 12 p.m.
  • Mondays: $100 NLH Turbo – 7 p.m.
  • Wednesdays: $100 NLH Turbo – 7 p.m.
  • Fridays: $100 NLH Turbo – 12 p.m. & $120 NLH Bounty – 7 p.m.

Poker rooms open in PA – December 2021

Here’s a look at all live poker rooms in the state that are open.

Poker rooms open in Atlantic City – Winter 2021

Over in Atlantic City, only a few rooms have reopened.

Three poker rooms are now open in New Jersey. The casinos offer 24/7 cash games at the following locations:

  • Borgata
  • Harrah’s
  • Tropicana

Poker tournaments in Atlantic City – December 2021

Only one casino in the Garden State currently offers tournaments. Borgata is hosting tournaments on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. A full list of events can be found in the Borgata poker report. Some schedule highlights include:

  • Friday, Dec. 3 – $560 buy-in $5K Super Survivor NLH (Reentry): 20K starting chips*, 30-min levels
  • Friday, Dec. 10 – $400 buy-in Super Stack NLH (Reentry): 20K starting chips*, 30-min levels
  • Friday, Dec . 17 – $400 buy-in Super Stack NLH (Reentry): 20K starting chips*, 30-min levels

*$10 add-on fo 10,000 more chips; reentry available through Level 4

A lot of players were hopeful that the Borgata would host their big WPT series in  January but according to local poker player Pierre Deissler, that’s not the case. “While I was in Vegas I spoke to some Borgata insiders and they confirmed that the January 2021 series was highly unlikely.”

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