Double Event Day

There will be TWO charity poker tournaments on Friday, September 22nd! One will be held at the Viking Lodge in Tinley Park and the other at The Holiday Inn in Gurnee. Each will run tournaments and cash games from 2pm to 1am.

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Live Charity Poker Events in Chicago!

Chicago Charitable Games is the only place in Chicago, Illinois and the Chicago land area where you can play live charity poker.

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What Type of Games are Offered at Chicago Charitable Games?

Single table and multi-table tournaments, plus live cash games and more.

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Single Table (Sit-N-Go) Tournaments

Chicago Charitable Games and its hosting charities are bringing you the tournaments that you want…which we like to believe are the best Single Table Poker Tournaments in Chicago. Here are our new SnG’s!

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Cash Games

All Cash games will begin a waiting list at the beginning of every event and are played with nine players at each table unless otherwise indicated.

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Multi-Table Tournaments

Players start multi-table tournaments with a fixed number of chips and play until one player has all the chips. Blinds and antes increase as the tournament progresses, as players are eliminated tables are consolidated.

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Cash Game Happy Hour: Earn $20 an hour playing 1-3NLH!

What is CCG Cash Game Happy Hour: At select events, the hosting charity and will pay its $1-$3NLH cash game players $20 per hour (rounded to the nearest quarter of an hour).  All you have to do is play in your favorite 1-3NLH game and you earn $20 per hour...

The GOLDSTRIKE Single Table Tournament

The last Friday of every month at 3:30pm CCG poker and its hosting charities are going to have a $300+$30 single table tournament.  The $330 at 3:30pm is a single table tournament with only the top two places getting paid out.  First place will receive 70% of the...

What is Live Charity Poker in Chicago?

Chicago Charitable Games is the only place in Chicago, Illinois and the Chicago land area where you can play live charity poker. You must be 18 years old in order to play charity poker in Illinois at Chicago Charitable Games. You can play live charity poker tournaments & live cash games or ring poker games. You can play poker for as little as $20 for charity poker tournaments. Chicago Area Poker Players can also play several types of live poker cash ring games including texas holdem, omaha, stud, and NLH that will fit any Charity poker player’s budget, as well as help local charities raise money for worthy causes.

Charity poker is a tax on the willing poker players of Chicago, and all over Illinois who come out to support local charity poker events run by Charitable Organizations that support great causes. Please continue to support local charity poker by attending these great poker events, and by donating a little bit of time to an organization of your choice. By supporting local charity poker you are supporting the groups that continually make this world a better place, and we can all use a little bit of charity every now and then.

So the next time you are at your favorite charity poker event, stop and say thank you, or ask them how you can help, you could be surprised how easy it is to support your local organization simply by playing poker or volunteering for their poker events.

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