The secret to winning at poker isn't getting the best cards—it's organizing them into statistically improbable hands. Know when to hold 'em with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $49 for a Texas-hold'em class and dinner for one (a $200 value)
- $75 for a Texas-hold'em class and dinner for two (a $400 value)
While seated at one of four full poker tables, attendees order one of several menu items from Villa Mediterranean Grill and prepare for a 90-minute seminar on proven strategies for winning games of Texas hold'em. Throughout the evening, three professional poker instructors each present for 30 minutes before opening the floor for a 30-minute question-and-answer session. Classes meet on Monday nights at 6:30 p.m. starting on November 12, and each student will receive a coupon valid for a free player skills evaluation and a 30-minute one-on-one private coaching session at a later time.
Big Slick Poker Academy
A lifelong poker player and theorist, founder and head instructor Sean Hansen knows that gambling doesn’t have to be a gamble at all. Big Slick Poker Academy helps students of all skill levels—from absolute novices to experts whose grandfathers were decks of cards—learn the logic and strategy behind one of the world’s favorite card games. The keystone Red Chip introductory course is designed for beginners and experienced players who want to fix holes in their game. Over four weeks, students learn valuable skills such as basic profitable strategy, bet sizing, reading tells, and no-limit theory. BSPA also leads seminars on topics such as starting hands and basic bet sizing, offers individual pre-coaching evaluations for advanced players, and shares bare-bones fundamentals during "The Fish Bowl," a free monthly round table discussion for absolute beginners.