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Old 05-04-2018, 07:35 PM   #10851
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Re: Parx Casino (Bensalem, PA) -- FAQ in OP

Haha.

I'm growing a turquoise blue shirt over-the-ear headphones and a hat that says Ass Clown Brewery. Just got to the casino, getting food, will sit down soon.
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Old 05-10-2018, 06:46 PM   #10852
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Re: Parx Casino (Bensalem, PA) -- FAQ in OP

I'll be driving through the area next Friday and want to stay and play at Parx for a night. Which hotel(s) would you recommend? Looking for something safe and close/easy to get to the casino.

Also, I don't know anything about the area ... what's traffic like late in the afternoon?
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Old 05-11-2018, 06:20 AM   #10853
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I'll be driving through the area next Friday and want to stay and play at Parx for a night. Which hotel(s) would you recommend? Looking for something safe and close/easy to get to the casino.



Also, I don't know anything about the area ... what's traffic like late in the afternoon?


Look on Bravo for deals the casino has with hotels. There's a few on the property. I've never stayed there but heard they're all decent. Traffic is dependent upon where you're coming from. 95 from Philly stinks. Route one is ok.


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Old 05-11-2018, 12:00 PM   #10854
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I'll be driving through the area next Friday and want to stay and play at Parx for a night. Which hotel(s) would you recommend? Looking for something safe and close/easy to get to the casino.

Also, I don't know anything about the area ... what's traffic like late in the afternoon?
I've stayed a few times now at Best Western. There's a bar in the lobby, 2 pools, a jacuzzi, it's pretty solid for $85/night + tax. It's about a 3 minute drive from Parx
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Old 05-14-2018, 01:31 AM   #10855
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Re: Parx Casino (Bensalem, PA) -- FAQ in OP

Anyone know if the $500+$500 bounty tournament will be held in the new poker room or not? I remember reading somewhere that some of the event is to host in the new room.
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Old 05-14-2018, 08:27 AM   #10856
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Re: Parx Casino (Bensalem, PA) -- FAQ in OP

Yes, that tournament is in the new poker room. Almost every tourney is in the new poker room with the exception of the $300 day1s/day2 and the $500 day1s.
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Old 05-14-2018, 11:18 AM   #10857
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Yes, that tournament is in the new poker room. Almost every tourney is in the new poker room with the exception of the $300 day1s/day2 and the $500 day1s.

Thank you, will try to make it up there on Sunday as long as I don't play PLO for 24hrs on Saturday.
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Old 05-15-2018, 03:09 AM   #10858
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Thank you, will try to make it up there on Sunday as long as I don't play PLO for 24hrs on Saturday.
Yw GL! I miss the crazy PLO action at Parx. I saw someone win an 8k pot at 2-2 PLO at like 1am on a Thu; AA7x vs KKxx on K77 flop Easy game!
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Old 05-15-2018, 12:08 PM   #10859
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Yeah I've been jumping between 2/2 and 5/5 and sometime that 2/2 is a better game.
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Old 05-16-2018, 11:58 PM   #10860
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Re: Parx Casino (Bensalem, PA) -- FAQ in OP

Sam Grizzle was there Monday! He fist bumped me.
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Old 05-17-2018, 12:59 AM   #10861
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Sam Grizzle was there Monday! He fist bumped me.
Yeah. That day I was there he kept calling me "bandido". Cool guy . He ran good too
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Old 06-28-2018, 05:11 PM   #10862
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Re: Parx Casino (Bensalem, PA) -- FAQ in OP

Thinking about visiting this place this weekend for poker. I've won quite a bit here back in 2015 and 2016.

Won 2.5k in PLO and another 2.5k in BJ back in 2015.
Won 1.5k in PLO back in 2/2017.

Heard a lot has changed, anyone got any tips/advice or stories to share?
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Old 06-28-2018, 09:11 PM   #10863
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Re: Parx Casino (Bensalem, PA) -- FAQ in OP

you crushed it 3 years ago. what could we possibly tell you that you don't already know?
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Old 06-28-2018, 10:34 PM   #10864
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Re: Parx Casino (Bensalem, PA) -- FAQ in OP

Well it's in the main building now. Other than that, not too much different.
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Old 06-29-2018, 10:58 AM   #10865
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Re: Parx Casino (Bensalem, PA) -- FAQ in OP

The PLO games above 2-2, are much tougher now imo.
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Old 06-30-2018, 10:51 AM   #10866
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Is there WiFi yet?
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Old 06-30-2018, 12:30 PM   #10867
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Yet? We've had wifi for... 6 years?

ETA: Unless you mean it went down recently, which is something I didn't know and have no input on.
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Old 07-02-2018, 07:47 PM   #10868
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Re: Parx Casino (Bensalem, PA) -- FAQ in OP

How pack/busy do you thinks it will be July 4th.
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Old 07-06-2018, 07:13 PM   #10869
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Does anyone regularly make the drive to Parx from Manhattan/Brooklyn on Fridays or weekends? If so and you want a passenger, let me know. Happy to pay for the ride and split gas etc.
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