Friday, June 3, 2011

6th Annual Borgata Summer Poker Open

Borgata's Sixth Annual Borgata Summer Poker Open (June 8 - 24, 2011)

This year's Summer Poker Open tournament series kicks off with a $100,000 Guaranteed Deep Stack No Limit Hold'em event on Wednesday, June 8 in the Poker Room.

The series features the 6th annual Borgata Summer Poker Open Championship, which boasts a $500,000 Guaranteed prize pool, a player-friendly structure and a well-rounded field of participants.

The 52-event/17-day series will showcase a wide array of tournaments, including No Limit Hold’em, Deep Stack No Limit Hold’em, Bounty, Omaha, Ladies No Limit Hold’em, and mixed events (Borgata Summer Poker Open Schedule of Events).

On-Site Registration (in the Poker Room):

  • Monday, June 6 and Tuesday, June 7:
    9AM until 9PM

  • Wednesday, June 8 through Monday, June 20:
    8AM until Midnight

  • Tuesday, June 21 through Friday, June 24:
    9AM until 9PM

The featured Borgata Summer Poker Open Championship event (with 30,000 in starting chips) begins Sunday, June 19.

Borgata Summer Poker Open Championship
$2,500 Buy-In + $200 Entry No Limit Hold'em
(June 19 - 22)

  • Day 1A - Sunday, June 19 - 11AM
  • Day 1B - Monday, June 20 - 11AM
  • Day 2 - Tuesday, June 21 - 12PM
  • Day 3 - Wednesday, June 22 - 12PM


Follow the Borgata Blog, as Shurilla Guerrilla (Jeff Shurilla), Kaelaine Minton, and Colonel Poker (Christopher Short) - along with invited guests - provide insights and coverage of this year's Borgata Summer Poker Open. The core team of Jeff, Kaelaine and Chris are compensated by Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa to provide coverage. Other guests are not directly compensated by Borgata.

Bring your game and may the flop fall your way.