Poker Is Going to the Dogs (and other animals) with Jennifer Harman Celebrity Poker Tournament to Benefit the Nevada SPCA

Poker Is Going to the Dogs (and other animals) with Jennifer Harman Celebrity Poker Tournament to Benefit the Nevada SPCA
The Jennifer Harman Celebrity Poker Tournament will Benefit the Nevada SPCA on November 14, 2014  (Photo: © Erik Kabik /

Host and professional poker player, Jennifer Harman, will be joined by movie and television stars, Las Vegas notables and poker legends.

Some of the celebrities scheduled to attend include actress Julie Benz (“Dexter”); actress Charisma Carpenter (The Expendables” and “Buffy the Vampire Slayer”), model and actress Shanna Moakler; BMX Pro and MTV Host TJ Lavin; BMX Pro and MTV star Ricardo Laguna; reality stars Laura and Dan Dotson (“Storage Wars”); reality star Dirk Vermin (“Bad Ink”); creator and host of “Ghost Adventures” Zak Bagans; hypnotist Anthony Cools; Travis Cloer and Graham Fenton of “Jersey Boys;” Tony award-winning actor and singer Anthony Crivello; Paul Shortino of “Raiding the Rock Vault;” comedy legend Sammy Shore and Mark Shunock of “Rock of Ages.” Poker stars Doyle Brunson, Todd Brunson, Kristy Gazes, Chip and Karina Jett, Lauren King and Daniel Negreanu are also scheduled to participate, as well as additional Las Vegas notables including Matt Kazam (“40 Is Not The New 20”); magician Lance Burton; BOB-FM’s Chad Letts; Heather Collins of The Mix 94.1; comedy-hypnotist Marc Savard; KDWN’s Alan Stock; comedian magician Murray Sawchuck; entertainer Chrissi Scinta; and the Sin City Sinners. More celebrities are scheduled to appear and participate in the charity tournament.

WHEN: Friday, November 14

  • 5 – 6:30 p.m. Red Carpet Arrivals
  • 6:30 p.m. Celebrity Poker Tour

WHERE: “The Mezz”
Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino
3667 Las Vegas Boulevard South

COST: Initial “Buy-in” is $200 payable in cash at event

Nevada Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is dedicated to the belief that every life is precious. Funded entirely by private donations, the Society operates a no-kill shelter in Las Vegas for animals who have been abused, neglected or abandoned, or otherwise face homelessness and danger. It works to provide medical care, rehabilitation and adoption services for thousands of animals each year and then place them in loving, forever homes. For additional information, please visit, like on Facebook: Nevada SPCA No-Kill Animal Shelter or follow on twitter: @NevadaSPCA.