The Venetian Las Vegas will soon be home to the largest poker room in Las Vegas. On September 28th, the casino will be opening the brand new Sands Poker Room, which will be largest offered in Sin City with 59 poker tables.
The 14,000 square feet of space as been remodeled to house the large amount of poker tables for players to enjoy. Kathy Raymond, the Venetian Executive Director of Poker Operations and Women in Poker Hall of Fame member commented on the new poker room by stating:
“The new Sands Poker Room at The Venetian is a player’s room in every way. We have carefully integrated new poker room features and services—keeping the poker player needs front-of-mind. We believe that the atmosphere and addition of innovative and value-centered promotions and tournaments will give players of all levels a poker experience like no other.”
The new poker room can hold up to 600 players at one time and Raymond announced that new promotions will be launched to make sure that the poker room is always filled. The poker room will first host a Happy Hour promotion, which will see rake-free tables running Sunday through Thursday. The Happy Hour times will be from 10am to 11am and 5pm to 6pm. There will also be a bad beat jackpot available on the daily tournament schedule. As if that wasn’t enough, the poker room will also take Grazie player loyalty points as payment for tournament buy-ins.
The Venetian has made the largest poker room by far if you compare it to other major poker rooms in Las Vegas. The second in line according to size is the Bellagio and they have 40 tables. So with almost 20 more tables, the Sands Poker room is sure to be a big hit with pros and amateurs alike!