The 4th annual Ante Up For Africa Celebrity-Charity poker tournament returns to the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino on Saturday, July 3 at 2:00 PM in the Pavilion Ballroom.
 
Anyone age 21 or over is welcome to watch the action in person, for free, on a first-come, first-serve basis.
 
And of course, anyone with the $5,000 entry fee, and who is 21 or older, can play in this tournament as well.
 
The action kicks off at 2 PM, and the tournament is completed in the same day it starts. 
 
Play is expected to last until 7 PM for those players reaching the final table.
 
Among the celebrities and poker players you could play with:
 
  • DON CHEADLE
  • BEN AFFLECK
  • MATT DAMON
  • BRAD GARRETT
  • SARA RUE
  • DAVID ALAN GRIER
  • MONTEL WILLIAMS
  • RON ARTEST
  • EVANDER HOLYFIELD
  • JEROME BETTIS
  • ANNIE DUKE
  • HOWARD LEDERER
  • ERIK SEIDEL
  • PHIL GORDON
  • ANDY BLOCH
  • CHRIS "JESUS" FERGUSON
  • And playing and emceeing at the same time, will be none other than 11-time WSOP bracelet winner PHIL HELLMUTH.
We encourage you to come join the fun as we raise money and awareness for a great cause.
 
If you can't join us, please visit the official Ante Up For Africa website, to learn more about the cause and the opportunity to get involved by clicking HERE.
 
To follow all the action once the tournament starts on Saturday, click HERE for the official tournament portal page.