Melbourne Greyhound Park & Club 52 Poker
1100 North Wickham Road, Melbourne, Florida
|Casino opened:||January 1, 2004|
|Casino sq/ft:||11,000 sq/ft|
Melbourne Greyhound Park & Club 52 Poker Review
Melbourne Greyhound Park and Club 52 Poker Room are located at 1100 North Wickham Road, in Melbourne, Florida. The facility first opened as a Jai Ala fronton in 1971 and converted to dog racing in 1990. Simulcast betting was added in 1992 and in 2004 a multi-million dollar restoration included the addition of an 11,000 square foot poker room with 45 tables and a VIP room for private parties up to 100 people.
Live racing traditionally takes place from around mid January until the end of March. Simulcast wagering is open daily for distance betting on live Jai Alai, harness, horse, and greyhound racing. Simulcast doors open at 11:45am.
Club 52 Poker is open seven days a week and offers cash games, tournaments and promotions. Sign up for their Twitter feed to stay on top of all the latest action.
Gaming at MGP/Club 52 Poker
The race season at Melbourne Greyhound Park traditionally runs about ten weeks from the middle of January to the end of March. The track is fast and gets good attendance.
Simulcast racing is available all year round, 7 days a week with doors open at 11:45am. Bet on top harness races, thoroughbred and standardbred tracks, premiere greyhound races and live Jai Alai matches right from MGP!
The Club 52 Poker Room is open 7 days a week.
Casino games availableGreyhounds
Poker at MGP/Club 52 Poker
Club 52 Poker Room at Melbourne Greyhound Park has 45 tables in a non-smoking room. The VIP room is available for your own private poker parties for up to 100 guests. The VIP venue is also home to the Groucho Comedy Club with new performances every Saturday night.
Most tournament play is No Limit Hold'em with various buy-ins. Cash games run the gamut from limit and no limit Hold'em to Omaha 8 and Better. There are cash games all day, 7 days a week and daily tournaments with Sunday deep stacks, Monday mini stacks, Wednesday Turbos, Thursday re-buys and Bounties, Guaranteed pots on Friday night and various Saturday games.
Poker games available:Omaha Hi-Lo
No Limit Holdem
7 Card Stud
Omaha 8 or Better