Beat the Bank Tournament

January 03, 2017 thru March 28, 2017
Every Tuesday

We’re giving away up to $560 in promotional chips! Play in our weekly blackjack tournament on Tuesdays for your opportunity to win.

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Official Rules

  1. SaltCreek Casino is a governmental enterprise of the Chickasaw Nation, (“Nation”) a federally recognized sovereign Indian tribe. SaltCreek Casino will be giving away up to $560 in tournament buy-in fees and up to $560 in promotional chips for a total of up to $1,120 in the “Beat the Bank Tournament” each Tuesday, January 3, 2017 to Tuesday, March 28, 2017.
  2. Patrons must be 18 years of age or older with a valid photo ID and must be a SaltCreek Casino Players Club member, with complete and accurate account information, to participate. The following individuals or entities are not eligible to participate or win during this promotional activity: employees of SaltCreek Casino; employees of the Nation prohibited from participating as set forth by any of the Nation’s policies; regulations, or laws; anyone who has been barred from any of the Nation’s gaming facilities; or any promotional sponsors.
  3. Eligible Patrons can participate on each Tuesday night from January 3, 2017 to March 28, 2017 in the “Weekly Blackjack Tournament”.
    1. The tournament will be held at SaltCreek Casino on the following Tuesday nights: 1/3/2017, 1/10/2017, 1/17/2017, 1/24/2017, 1/31/2017, 2/7/2017, 2/14/2017, 2/21/2017, 2/28/2017, 3/7/2017, 3/14/2017, 3/21/2017, and 3/28/2017.
    2. Registration will begin at 5:00 p.m. and end at 7:00 p.m.
      1. Tournament play will begin at approximately 7:00 p.m.
    3. There must be a minimum of 6 players for each tournament.
      1. Maximum amount of players will be limited to 28.
      2. Saltcreek Casino will match the buy in amount of the players in promotional chips.
        1. Promotional chips must be played the night they are earned and may not leave the Blackjack pit area
    4. Buy In structure is as follows:
      1. $20 for $1,000 in tournament chips
      2. Players have the option for an additional $5 dealer appreciation add-on for another $500 in tournament chips.
    5. Only one (1) buy in per person per tournament.
      1. Re-buy ins are prohibited
  4. Fifteen (15) hands will be dealt per round.
    1. Up to 28 players will have one (1) opening round.
    2. The top three (3) players on each table from the opening round will advance to the semi-final round.
    3. The top three (3) players on each table from the semi-final round will advance to the final round.
    4. First player to bet and first player to receive the dealer button will rotate throughout each round.
    5. The minimum bet will be set to $25 per hand.
    6. Patrons may bet “All In” at any time.
    7. No insurance will be offered.
    8. Patrons will have one (1) minute to make a decision when their turn occurs in the betting order on each hand. If no bet is placed at the end of the one minute then a $25 bet must be made at that time.
      1. At the conclusion of each round, if multiple patrons are tied with positive chip counts (for payout positions only), those Patrons will compete in a one hand “Sudden Death” round (at their respective tables) until ties are broken.
  5. If on any hand of a round, multiple Patrons go “All In” and lose, the Patron who had the highest chip count prior to betting will advance.
  6. Patron’s chip count will reset to $1,000 chips following the conclusion of each round for those who bought in $20.
  7. Patron’s chip count will reset to $1,500 chips following the conclusion of each round for those who bought in $20 plus the $5 dealer appreciation add-on.
    1. Patron’s chip count at the end of each round will determine their seat position for the next round.
  8. Highest chip total of each round will be seat one and each following seat will be placed in descending order.
  9. At the conclusion of the final round, the top three chip counts will receive the following percentage of the live chips from the prize pool:
    1. 1st place – 60%
    2. 2nd place – 30%
    3. 3rd place – 10%
  10. At the conclusion of the final round, SaltCreek Casino will match the prize payout of each of the top three places in $5 denomination promotional chips.
  11. Winner(s) are responsible for all applicable taxes. Winners will receive a W2-G and/or a 1099 tax form, when applicable, provided by the Chickasaw Nation.
  12. Acceptance of prize constitutes winner’s permission for Nation to use his/her likeness or name for publicity or promotional uses without compensation or notice. Winner must agree to sign a publicity release form.
  13. Any situation or dispute not covered by these Official Rules will be resolved by Nation in a manner deemed by Nation to be the fairest to all concerned. Any such decision shall be final and binding on all Patrons. In addition, Nation reserves the right to void any entry, and/or change, cancel or modify this promotion at any time without notice. Upon any prize dispute resulting from game play, participants may file a Prize Claim with the Chickasaw Nation, Office of the Gaming Commissioner.
  14. Participation in this promotion is an agreement to abide by these Official Rules. Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in disqualification from the tournament and a forfeiture of any prizes.
  15. Participation in this promotion and/or tournament further constitutes the affirmative consent of each Patron to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Nation, its regulatory bodies and courts without limit to time or event, which shall govern this promotion.