Potawatomi Hotel & Casino Hosts Labor Day Weekend Mid-States Poker Tour Event

MILWAUKEE (Sept. 2, 2015) – Potawatomi Hotel & Casino will host hundreds of the best poker players from around the Midwest from Sept. 4-6 as they participate in the property’s third Mid-States Poker Tour event.

Potawatomi has twice set the Wisconsin state record for an MSPT event, with the last tour stop, held in April, featuring 635 total entries. The winner, Jason Mirza of Fitchburg, Wis., won nearly $150,000. 

“Our partnership with the Mid-States Poker Tour has been a huge win for the property and our guests,” said Potawatomi Hotel & Casino Poker Room Manager Jeff Gemini. “As we continue to set participation records, it proves Potawatomi is a premier poker destination, and that Milwaukee is a great market for the game.”

Qualifying events for the MSPT event at Potawatomi began July 7.

The main event final table will be broadcast worldwide on PokerNews.com.

WHAT:                 Mid-States Poker Tour event at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino

WHEN:                 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 4

                             4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 5

                             10:30 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 6

                             Final Table – Approximately 7p.m. Sunday, Sept. 6

WHERE:               Event Center at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino – 1721 W. Canal St.

  • Free parking available in the Casino’s parking structure