17 October 2022

BILOXI, Miss. - Beau Rivage Resort & Casino presents the highly anticipated 10th annual Million Dollar Heater, Jan. 5-16, 2023. The Million Dollar Heater is a poker players’ dream come true with $1.6 million in guaranteed prize pools and 65 tables. The schedule starts with a $750,000 guaranteed event with an entry fee of $400, and the Main Event features a $500,000 guaranteed prize pool with an entry fee of $1,200.

There will be 11 tournament events and multiple satellites to those tournaments, with entry fees from $120 up to $1,200. During the Million Dollar Heater, there will be daily events with exciting game formats including No Limit Hold’em, Limit Omaha 8 or Better, Six Max No Limit Hold’em and more. A special Seniors $50,000 guaranteed event with an entry fee of $400 will take place on Jan. 10 and a $100,000 guaranteed Mystery Bonus Triple Stack with a $400 fee will take place Jan. 9-10. The $50,000 guaranteed Freezeout with a $1,200 entry fee will take place Jan. 11-12.

“The Million Dollar Heater has been setting Mississippi records for the highest number of entries in a single event since 2017,” said Beau Rivage Poker Room Manager Adam Nash. “Our guests have been asking and we couldn’t be more excited to bring the Million Dollar Heater back to Beau Rivage. With updated tournament structures, game variations, and higher guarantees than ever before, the Million Dollar Heater has something to offer poker players of all skill levels.”

Registration begins at 3:00 p.m. Jan. 5, on the Beau Rivage convention level and is open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. beginning Friday, Jan. 6. Play and stay with a special $99 weekday and $179 weekend room rates.

Players can book reservations for one of the resort’s newly remodeled rooms by calling 888.567.6667 or visiting www.beaurivage.com.

The 2023 Million Dollar Heater schedule is available below.



Already known as the crown jewel of the Gulf Coast, Beau Rivage Resort & Casino continues to raise the bar. Named one of the “South’s Best Resorts” by Southern Living, MGM Resorts International’s AAA Four Diamond beachfront resort recently completed a $55 million room remodel of its 1,740 elegantly appointed guest rooms and suites. The resort is home to 10 restaurants, four bars and lounges, and an 85,000-square-foot gaming area that includes the new Buffalo Zone and BetMGM Book Bar and Grill, Mississippi’s full-service sports betting and entertainment destination. The resort also offers live entertainment in its 1,550-seat theatre, an upscale shopping promenade with a Black Clover Lounge and Topgolf Swing Suite, a world-class spa & salon and Fallen Oak, a Tom Fazio-designed championship golf course. For more information and reservations, call (888) 567-6667 or visit www.beaurivage.com.

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Mary Cracchiolo Spain, Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, mspain@mgmresorts.com, 228.547.8473