The PokerNews Mid-States Poker Tour is back at Running Aces Harness Park in Columbus, MN, September 13-21!
The last MSPT stop at Running Ace in February attracted 354 runners and was won by Mark Sandness who took home $90,913! It is anticipated this time around the prize pool could exceed $400K! Structure guru and creator of the new MSPT structure Allen "Chainsaw" Kessler is expected to be in attendance.
Weekly $65 Super Satellites are happening now. You can check out the MSPT Running Aces event schedule HERE.
The following locations are offering MSPT players a 15% discount on their standard room rates. Be sure to mention the Mid-States Poker Tour when calling.
AmericInn of Forest Lake
1291 W. Broadway Ave.
Forest Lake, MN 5502
Toll Free Reservations: 800-396-5007
Front Desk: 651-464-1930
Number of Rooms: 43
Rates: $79–109 (Call for Special Aces Rewards Member Rates)
Distance from Track: Approx. 3 miles
Contact: Ken Bhakta, Manager
Notes: Pool, hot tub, wireless, breakfast
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson Forest Lake
1954 Broadway Avenue West
Forest Lake, MN 55025
Number of Rooms: 56
Distance from Track: Approx. 3 miles north
Contact: Laural Kenney
Notes: Wireless Internet, Hot Breakfast, Swimming pool, Hot Tub
Hampton Inn & Suites
579 Apollo Drive (west side of 35W at CR 23)
Lino Lakes, MN 55014
Number of Rooms: 112 rooms – 30 suites
Rates: Call for special rate
(contact hotel for hours of operation)
Distance from Track: 6 miles
Contact: Barb White, Sales Manager
Notes: Hot continental breakfast, pool, wireless