The Casino at the Radisson Aruba, Resort, Casino & Spa hosted a number of events over the holidays including a Pre- Christmas Poker Tournament, a lively edition of the weekly Slot Tournament and a mega Boxing Day Poker Tournament.
Just before Christmas, on Thursday, December 23rd, a pot of $2,900 was split upon the request of the winners, awarding Pierre, a repeat guest from the Netherlands and Roxanne from Miami, an equal amount of cash.
Locals got lucky when the weekly Slot Tournament concluded, awarding a share of the $600 pot to 1st place winner Regina Tromp, 2nd place winner Angel Lopez, and 3rd place winner, Lismara Rustveld on Saturday, December 25th, Christmas Day.
On Sunday, for the Boxing Day Poker Tournament, on December 26th, 1st place winner Seth Ampolsky, a repeat guest of the Radisson who has been staying at the resort for the past ten years pocketed $2,535.00, winning the tournament for the 2nd time in 2 years. Another 1st place winner, Miguel Marcano, staying at the Amsterdam Manor, received the other chop split jackpot for the amount of $2,535 with 3rd place winner Gene Bogomolny, accepting $1,560.00, and 4th place winner Michael Orik, earned $ 936.00.
The casino is inviting guests for a number of memorable upcoming events such as the Pre – New Year’s No Limit Hold’em Poker Tournament on Thursday, December 30th, 2010, at 7:00 pm, with a buy in of $115 ($100 + $15 Fee), with Live Music; The New Year’s Eve Party, which promises to be an evening of fun with prizes and surprises, welcoming the New Year in style, on Friday, December 31st, with Complimentary Champagne Toasts at Midnight, and Live music; The New Year’s Day No Limit Hold’em Poker Tournament, on Saturday, January 1st, 2011, at 7 pm, with buy in $ 225 ($200$ + $25 Fee) with Live music; the Weekly Slot Tournament, on Saturday, January 1st, 2011, at 9:00 pm, with Live Music and the On Going Poker Bad Beat, whose “Bad Beat” jackpot currently stands on $7.489.
Pictured here some of last week’s winners.