Aces for Apex Casino Night
Come out for a night of casino games, the High Roller poker tournament, open bar, hors d'oeuvres and live entertainment! All proceeds go towards Apex For Youth programs!
Where: Midtown Loft and Terrace
(267 Fifth Ave. at 29th St.)
When: Friday, November 15th, 2013
Time: Registration begins at 7pm
Table Games open 7:30pm - 11:30pm
High Roller Poker Tournament - First Hand Dealt at 8:30pm
Apex for Youth delivers possibility to underserved Asian and immigrant youth from low-income families in NYC. It recruits volunteers from the professional world to be positive role models who inspire youth to expand their horizons and see what is possible for their lives. Through mentoring and educational programs that continuously serve students from 1st to 12th grade, Apex volunteers guide and support youth to become confident young adults who are ready for college and give back to the community.
**Tickets are NOT refundable. Only in the case of the event being cancelled will you be fully refunded.**
FAQ's regarding the event:
Q: What is the dress code?
A: Cocktail attire. Please, no jeans, sneakers, or T-shirts.
Q: Will there be food?
A: Yes. Hors d'oeuvres will be served.
Q: Where can I buy tickets?
A: Advance purchase and the group discount will be available online until Thursday, November 14. Available tickets will also be sold at the door.
Q: Are there a limited number of tickets?
A: Yes, we are strictly limited to the capacity of the venue. Tickets have sold out in past Casino Nights so purchase your tickets before there are no more left!
Q: What casino games are available to play?
A: Blackjack, craps, roulette and Texas Hold'em poker.
Q: What is the entry fee of the event?
A: 3 Ticket Levels:
|Ticket||Price (Advance / Door)||Starting Chips||Poker Tournament Entry|
|Platinum (High Roller)||$500||1200||Yes|
|Gold||$200 / $275||800||No|
Tickets are available at a lower price when purchased in advance. Higher-priced tickets entitle you to more chips and/or High Roller poker tournament entry, a better "bang for the buck!"
Q: What does my entry fee include?
A: All tickets include single admission to this event, which includes open bar for the duration of the night, and eligibility to compete for various raffle prizes. Platinum ticket holders will also be entered into the High Roller poker tournament, where they will compete for separate prizes.
Q: How are raffle tickets used? How many raffle tickets will I receive for chips?
A: 1 raffle ticket = $400 playing chips, rounding up to the "higher 400" (e.g., $425 = 2 raffle tickets). Chips can be traded in for raffle tickets at the end of the night. Raffle tickets are used to enter into the drawing for each raffle prize, which will be held at the end of the night.
Q: What are some of the prizes I can win with raffle tickets?
A: Raffle prizes for the night include a 2 night stay at Tropicana Hotel in Las Vegas with $500 in casino credits, a personalized tour for 4 of the ESPN campus in Bristol, CT, lunch with Bloomberg editor-at-large Tom Keene and anchor Betty Liu, a gift certificate to Neta, a pearl necklace and more! Raffle tickets and winner must be present to claim prize at the event. Raffle drawing for all prizes will be held at the end of the night.
Q: What is the High Roller Poker Tournament?
A: The High Roller poker tournament is a closed, tournament-style competition available to our VIP's who purchase Platinum tickets. Entrants will compete in No-Limit Texas Hold'em poker for a separate prize. The first hand will be dealt at 8:30 pm.
Q: As a High Roller, can I play at the other table games as well?
A: Yes, High Rollers will be given 1,200 chips for play at the table games outside of the tournament, and can enter the raffle for the raffle prizes as well.
Q: What are the prizes for the High Roller Poker Tournament?
A: Only High Rollers can compete for the tournament prize.
First Place: Gift card for $1,500 or 30% of the entry pool, whichever is greater
Example: For 1-10 total entrants, $1,500 for first place. For 15 total entrants, first place prizes will be $2,250.
Q: How long will the event run?
A: Table games will be open from 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm. Raffle prize winners will be announced at 11:40pm. Registration begins at 7:00 pm.
Q: Will I receive an order confirmation and do I need to print it?
A: Each customer will receive an e-mail confirmation upon purchase online. A printed confirmation is recommended for fast and easy entry. One form of photo ID on the day of the event will be required.
Q: Are tickets transferable to other guests?
A: No, tickets are not transferable to other guests.
Q: Is my ticket refundable?
A: No, tickets are not refundable. Only in the case of the event being cancelled will you be fully refunded.
Q: Is my ticket tax deductible?
A: Yes, amounts in excess of $35 per ticket may be claimed as tax-deductible.
Q: Should I provide details to my corporate match programs?
A: Absolutely! We would be more than happy to assist in any additional details your company may require. Please direct inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org