Live Charity Poker Events in Chicago!

Play live charity poker tournaments and cash games in the greater Chicagoland area. Charity Poker events every Friday, Saturday & Sunday with the occasional Thursday thrown in.

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Weekly Tournament Schedule

Please note that our regular tournament schedule may be disrupted by special event tournaments. All tournaments are No Limit Hold'em unless otherwise noted in the tournament details. For exact tournament dates & locations, please visit our Event Calendar.

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THURSDAY SCHEDULE:
2:00PM: $20 “MINI” EARLY BIRD
4:00PM: $40 TWEENER TOURNAMENT
6:30PM: $100 DEEPSTACK 2.0
9:00PM: $40 LATE NIGHT TOURNAMENT

FRIDAY SCHEDULE:
2:00PM: $20 “MINI” EARLY BIRD
4:00PM: $40 TWEENER TOURNAMENT
6:30PM: $100 DEEPSTACK 2.0
9:00PM: $40 LATE NIGHT TOURNAMENT

SATURDAY SCHEDULE:
2:00PM: $40 “BIG” EARLY BIRD
4:00PM: $120 BIG DEEPSTACK
6:30PM: $60 MINI MONSTER STACK
9:00PM $25 HYPER TURBO STACK

SUNDAY SCHEDULE:
12:00PM: $120 BIG DEEPSTACK
2:00PM: $20 “MINI” EARLY BIRD
4:00PM: $100 DEEPSTACK
6:30PM: $50 THE "SUNDAY SPECIAL" 
9:00PM $25 HYPER TURBO STACK

The Scoop Chicago Charitable Games

Don’t miss a single promotion, big tournament or cash game!

2018 CSOP $580 Main Event Tournament

The $580 CSOP Main Event Tournament will have two Day 1's (Friday 8/17 at 6:30pm & Saturday 8/18 at 4pm). 40K in starting chips (there is no addtional add on), 35 min levels and a minimum 30K prize pool (although we are expecting to break the 100 player mark). Both...

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CSOP Event: $1,111 PLO High Roller

The $1,111 PLO High Roller tournament is scheduled for August 10th at the VFW Oak Lawn 9514 S. 52nd Ave Oak Lawn, IL at 3pm.  There will only be 27 seats sold, and there will be PLO cash games running from 2pm until 1am at the VFW in Oak Lawn.  If you need more...

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Available Games

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

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.

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.

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!

What is Live Charity Poker in Chicago?

Chicago Charitable Games offering live charity poker tournaments & cash games in the greater Chicagoland are. You must be 18 years old in order to play charity poker in Illinois and 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 charity 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.

Chicago Charitable Games Player Waiver: 
By entering, purchasing or participating in a tournament, cash game or any other goods and/or service offered by the hosting charity or Chicago Charitable Games (“CCG”), you understand that the Chicago Charitable Games (“CCG”), anyone acting on behalf of CCG, or its respective licensees, successors and assigns will have the right, where permitted by law, without any further notice, review or consent to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use, worldwide in any media now known or hereafter in perpetuity and throughout the World, your entry, including, without limitation, the entry and participant’s name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image or statements about the contests, and biographical information as news, publicity or information and for trade, advertising, public relations and promotional purposes without any further compensation.

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