Big August Rec.Gambling Excursion

"There are no strangers here, just friends you haven't met yet"
- Peter "Foldem" Secor

BARGE 2017 Schedule

BARGE 2017 Schedule

Entry Fee
Monday, July 31, 6:00pm
NLHE 6 Hour Ultimate Survivor Tournament
Monday, July 31, 8:30pm
Hosted Cash Game: 1/1 PLO/PLO8 
hosted by Dan and Sharon Goldman

Tuesday,  August 1, 1:00pm
Hosted Cash Game: 3-6 HORdSE (Razzdugi in place of Razz)
hosted by David Lawful

Tuesday,  August 1, 2:00pm
Hosted Cash Game: 2-4  Mexican Stud 
hosted by Rich Bremer

Tuesday, August 1, 3:00pm
Tuesday, August 1, 7:30pm
Dinner Break - 27-Game Mix (approximate)
Tuesday,  August 1, 8:00pm
2nd Chance: Roll Your Own River Limit Holdem
Tuesday, August 1, 9:00pm
Tuesday, August 1, 9:00pm
Hosted Cash Game: 1/2 PL HORdSE (Razzdugi for Razz)
hosted by Steve Daniel
Restart - BARGE XXVII 27-Game Mix

Wednesday, August 2
Triathlon of Gambling (ToGa) Events:
$35 (optional sidebet)
Wednesday, August 2, 11:00am
ToGa: Blackjack
Wednesday, August 2, Noon
Hosted Cash Game: 4-8 Omaha/BigO with 1/2 kill
hosted by Bob Ogus
Wednesday, August 2, 1:00pm
ToGa: Video Poker
Wednesday, August 2, 6:00pm
ToGa: Craps
Wednesday, August 2, 1:00pm
Hosted Cash Game: Lowball Variations
hosted by Christopher Mecklin
Wednesday, August 2, 3:00pm
Hosted Cash Game: 6-12 ROOSTER with a 1/2 Kill
hosted by Becca Kerl
Wednesday, August 2, 7:30pm
Six Handed Dealers Choice
based on WSOP Dealers Choice event - 20 games

Thursday, August 3, 10:00am
Thursday, August 3, 2:00pm
Hosted Cash Game: 1/1 Binglaha
hosted by Don Rieck
Thursday, August 3, 4:00pm
Pot Limit Omaha (with lammers)
Thursday, August 3, 8:00pm
Hosted Cash Game: 2-4 Triple Draw Dramaha
hosted by Jeff Deitch
Thursday, August 3, 8:30pm
2nd Chance: High Roller HOSER Super Satellite
Thursday, August 3, 10:00pm
Hosted Craps Game: $5 Craps
hosted by the ADB's

Friday, August 4, 10:30am
Mike Sexton Original TOC-Style
Friday, August 4, 2:30pm
Hosted Cash Game: 3-6 Holdem
hosted by Peter Secor
Friday, August 4, 5:00pm
Friday, August 4, 6:30pm
Board of Directors Meeting
Friday, August 4, 7:00pm
Mike Sexton Original TOC-Style restart
Friday, August 4, 7:00pm
2nd Chance: Two Way Chowaha
Friday, August 4, 7:30pm
Hosted Cash Game: 4-8 Razz/2-7 Triple Draw Mix
hosted by Stephen Rokitka
Friday, August 4, 8:00pm
High Roller HOSER

Saturday, August 5, 10:30am
No Limit Holdem - Main Event
Saturday, August 5, 11:00am
Significant Others: Mixed Holdem
Saturday, August 5, 3:00pm
Hosted Cash Game: 4-8 Omaha/BigO with 1/2 kill
hosted by Bob Ogus
Saturday, August 5, 6:00pm

Speaker: Thomas Gallagher
Saturday, August 5, 8:30pm
No Limit Holdem - Main Event restart
Saturday, August 5, 8:30pm
Reindeer Games (Cash)


(1) If you make it to the end of six hours, you get paid!  If you don't, you don't!  At the end of play, the prize pool is divided up among survivors proportional to chip count.

(2) All games in the 27-game mix are fixed limit.  The tentative list of games in the 27-game mix is: Holdem, Pineapple (high, no discards), Crazy Pineapple 8 or better, Holdem high/low 8 or better, Chowaha, 4 card Chowaha, Omaha 8 or better, Omaha High, Binglaha, Courcheval, 2 or 5 Omaha, Oklahoma, Stud, Razz, Razzdugi, Deuce to Seven Razz, Five Card Stud, Stud 8 or better, Stud high/low regular (no qualifier), Badugi, California Lowball, Deuce to Seven Triple Draw, Five Card Draw, Badeucey, Badacey, Duck Flush, and a game to be chosen by Chris Quan (with Organizer approval) or to be selected by Organizers.

(3) River card is dealt down and player exposes a downcard before river betting.

(4)  $300 max initial buy-in, new players can buy in up to 75% of largest stack.  Stud games are with blinds, UTG acts first on 3rd street, action on other streets begins with high/low card as appropriate, dealt as Mississippi Stud (4th and 5th street at same time, 7th street up).

(5) Registrants can play any or all of the ToGa events separately.  There is also an optional $35 side bet for R00lers which gets you in the running for the overall Triathlon championship and side pot (the number of places paid will depend on the number of R00lers who register for the ToGa side bet.

(6) 2-7 Triple Draw, A-5 Triple Draw, Badugi, other games to be negotiated by players.

(7) Razz, Omaha/8, BigO, Stud, Triple Draw, Stud/8, Razzdugi.

(8) 1 entry to Saturday HOSER for every 4 entrants.

(9) Holdem, Omaha/8, Stud played in rotation.

(10) Two card and Four card Chowaha mix event

Please note that in some cases we're taking a break from our longer tournaments when the final table is formed to allow for other events.  The final table will be played later in the evening as shown.
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