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WPTDeepStacks teams with Thunder Valley Casino Resort for Thunder Valley festival

24 February 2016

(PRESS RELEASE) -- WPTDeepStacks – the premier mid-major poker tour in the industry - has cemented itself once again in California with a new event at the Sacramento area’s Thunder Valley Casino Resort. WPTDS-Thunder Valley will run April 9-18 and feature a $1,100 buy-in, $250,000 guaranteed Main Event with two starting days.

The new partnership will provide WPTDS players with one of the best tournament experiences in Northern California, while also providing them another opportunity to qualify for this year’s WPTDS Player of the Year race and a chance to win $15,000 in buy-ins to 2017 WPT Main Tour stops and $5,000 in buy-ins to 2017 WPTDS events.

"Thunder Valley is widely considered one of the foremost gaming destinations in the world and the premier poker venue in Northern California.” said WPTDeepStacks President Chris Torina. "We are pleased with the opportunity to bring our flourishing tour to the Sacramento area and Thunder Valley Casino Resort."

"We have watched the tremendous growth and popularity of WPTDeepStacks and are very excited to host this premier event," commented Ben Erwin, director of poker operations at Thunder Valley Casino Resort. "This partnership brings another world-class WPT event to Thunder Valley at a pricepoint that will be attractive to a majority of poker players in our region and beyond."

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