DETROIT – Only 108 seats are available to fans looking to ante up for a cause on March 14, 2011, at MotorCity Casino Hotel’s Red Wings Charity Poker Tournament. By making a $300 donation to the Detroit Red Wings Foundation, fans can reserve a seat with a Red Wings' player at their table in the Texas Hold’em style tournament.
The evening will begin with participants enjoying a strolling dinner reception with Wings' players in the ballroom at 5 p.m. EST, followed by the Texas Hold’em tournament starting promptly at 6:30 p.m. EST in the Poker Room. MotorCity Casino Hotel is offering a complimentary deluxe overnight room on March 14, 2010, to all tournament participants.
Prizes will be awarded to the top 10 finishers, including the Grand Prize trip for two on Red Bird II with the team to a pre-season game in the 2011-12 season. The second-place finisher will receive a suite to a regular-season home game in the 2011-12 season, and a post-game meet-and-greet with a select player. Third-place will receive four (4) tickets to the Wings' home game against St. Louis on March 30, 2011, and fourth through 10th place receives an autographed Red Wings' hockey stick.
For more information about the tournament, please call 313-396-7579.
The Detroit Red Wings Foundation is an affiliate of Ilitch Charities, a 501 (c)(3) organization. The Foundation invests in the future of our community by providing funds and resources to worthy causes that contribute to the growth of the sport of hockey.