Welcome to the JCKC Poker Room!

514-508 Old Omega Rd
Tifton, GA 31794

850-998-7845

Open Monday through Saturday
12:00 Noon to Midnight - Doors Open at 11:30am



Frequently Asked Questions

What time do the poker games begin?
The Poker Club is open Monday thru Saturday from noon to midnight.

Are these games controlled by the state of Florida or privately run?
All games offered at the 1st Turn Poker Room are authorized by the Division of Pari-Mutuel Wagering of the State of Florida.

Do you offer Video Poker?
At this time the State of Florida does not allow the use of Video Gaming Terminals at Pari-Mutuel Tracks.

How old do you have to be in order to play?
You must be at least 18 years of age to play in the 1st Turn Poker Room.

What type of poker games do you offer?
We have been approved for 7-Card Stud, 7-Card Stud 8 or Better, Texas Holdem, Omaha, and Omaha Hi-Lo 8 or Better.

What is the minimum buy-in for the games?
Minimum buy-in is One Hundred dollars ($100.00) and the maximum is Two Hundred dollars ($200.00).Players with chips on the table may purchase additional chips with a minimum buy of Forty dollars ($40.00)

What are the limits for the poker games?
  • 7-Card Stud
    • Betting limits are $1 or $2 at any time
    • Low card is forced to start the action for a minimum of $1
  • 7-Card Stud Hi-Lo 8 or Better
    • Betting limits are $1 or $2 at any time
    • Low card is forced to start the action for a minimum of $1
  • 7-Card Stud Action
    • Players Ante $1 or $2 depending on Game at begining of hand
  • Texas Hold'em Straight $2
    • All bets are $2
    • Small Blind is $1
    • Small Blind is $2
  • Omaha Hi Only Straight $2
    • All bets are $2
    • Small Blind is $1
    • Small Blind is $2
  • Omaha Hi-Lo 8 or Better Straight $2
    • All bets are $2
    • Small Blind is $1
    • Small Blind is $2
  • Maximum of 3 raises on all betting rounds.
  • Texas Hold'em 1-2 No LimitTable
    • Stakes $100.00 Minimum
    • $200.00 Maximum Buy-in
How do I reserve a seat at a table? Seats are on a first come, first served basis.  No phone reservations are accepted.

Do you offer tournaments?
Yes.  See our tournaments section.

How many players can be seated at a table at one time?
We seat 9 players in the Hold'em and Omaha games, 7 players in the Stud Games.

In Omaha Hi-Lo, is A 2 3 4 5 a high hand or a low hand or both?  Do you call if you are going high or low?
When playing Omaha Hi-Lo 8 or better in a casino environment players do not declare they are playing for the high hand or the low hand.  Cards speak for themselves. The A 2 3 4 5 high straight is called the wheel and plays as both a low hand and a high hand.

How do the Dealers make money?
It is customary to tip the dealer when you win a pot.

How much is the rake?
The rake is $7.00 Maximum on each hand.

What is the dress code?
Appropriate dress is required.  No tank-tops or sleeveless shirts allowed, shoes must be worn at all times.

Do you allow bystanders, such as my wife, to be at the tables and not play?
Spectators are not allowed on the gaming floor.  We have an area where spectators can watch and wait.  The area also has food and beverage service.

What is your address?
3079 North Jefferson Street, Monticello, Florida 32344




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