Texas Hold'Em Tournament



Register Online Today!

Entry is non-transferable. Player check-in will begin two hours before first deal. Players who fail to check in 10 minutes before first deal may lose their seat to an alternate player. Early entry fee: $100 + $4.04 Processing Fee. [After 11/9/21 at 9 AM registration will increase to $125]

*Online Registration closes at 5:00 PM Friday 11/12/21, but Walk-Ins on Tournament Day (Saturday, November 13) are welcome!


Join us for an evening Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament at Kingpin Lanes!

Register for our annual Texas Hold’em tournament for a night of fun and a chance to win the $2,500 first place prize!

Registration Buy-In includes $15,000 in chips and a commemorative 2021 Texas Hold’em event pin.

Early Registration Fee: $100 + $4.04 taxes and fees [Early Registration ends on 11/9/21 at 9 AM]

Last Call & In-Person Registration Fee after 11/8/21: $125 + $4.04 taxes and fees

*Online Registration closes at 5:00 PM Friday 11/12/21, but Walk-Ins on Saturday are welcome!


Kingpin Lanes

9525 Taylorsville Road

Jeffersontown, KY 40299


This Tournament features:

  • Cash bar and food
  • Cash games
  • Single table tournaments


Tournament Guidelines:

  • Unlimited re-buys first hour of play: $100 for $15,000 in chips
    (must be completely out of chips)
  • One add-on allowed during first hour: $40 each for $7,500 in chips
    (cannot be out of chips)
  • Up to 200 participants (pay outs prorated based on actual number of players)
  • Pay outs for 10% of field with exception of First-Place winner*

Thanks to Louisville Poker Tour for providing the tables and dealers for our event!

License Number: ORG0001638


First Place Winner Receives: 

  • $2,500 Check (distributed at the end of the tournament)
  • Custom Winner’s Bracelet


All Derby Festival events and programs adhere to local, state and federal COVID-19 guidelines. While guidance continues to evolve attendees should be prepared to wear a mask and follow other safety protocol while at the event.

*Updated October 5, 2021

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