Highlights this weekend for Atlantic City poker rooms include the main event at the Show Boat Open Saturday at 11am. The $50,000 guaranteed prize pool, No Limit Hold’em event carries a $225 +25 buy-in. The Open runs through Sunday and includes a $260 + $40 deepstack tournament Sunday at 11am. The event is in the Orleans Ballroom and registration begins two hours before each event. Go here for the schedule.
Also, pro Annie Duke makes her teaching debut in Atlantic City as she head up the World Series of Poker Academy, Saturday through Monday at Harrah’s Resort. Duke will be teaching along with Shawn Rice, Bernard Lee, Court Harrington and Joe Navarro. The two-day academy (Monday’s session is only for alumni) costs $1,899. Go here for details.