News and events from the North Dakota region. The original since 2005.

North Dakota State Championship


Saturday October 19, 2019 at the Valley City Eagles Club, in North Dakota, 146 players qualified for their chance to slay the king in the Main Event at Nationals!!! 20 players secured their trophy’s and a ticket into the main event at Nationals in Las Vegas January 10-12. Top 4 players received travel cash. 10 alternates also have an invite to Vegas where they can play any of the last chance tournaments, the tag team event, also if one or any of the 20 who qualified do not come to Vegas an alternate will take their place in the Main Event! 

Congratulations to Doug Morin, who also earned a trophy and his seat in the main event in the second chance qualifier.

John Christensen found a 9th place finish, guaranteeing him a seat into the Main event. John was your points leader for Casselton Vets club all 3 of the Spring months, he took first place 12 of the 24 weeks! he has played 34 tournaments with the league and made 25 final tables! Lets see if he can keep his final table streak alive. 

Josh Dahlstrom is no stranger to FPN playing over 600 tournaments, you van find him playing Bar 9, Bison Turf, Gastro Pub, Mills Lounge, Woodys, and the West fargo VFW. Josh has been playing with the league for over 10 years! 

Paul Johnson claiming first place and a seat into the DPT Eagle eye event, where he took 3rd place and $1860 cash! He is also in the top 10 for the DPT Leader board! Cant wait to see what Vegas has in store for him!

FPN would like to thank all the players for their continued support ! 

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Win a DPT Buy-In to the Poker Brat Fall Classic

Attention FPN Players in ND/SD/MN

Upcoming regional winners at the following locations will receive a $180 buy-in to the Dakota Poker Tour's Poker Brat Fall Classic at the Windbreak Oct 26-27th!

  • Billy's Corner Bar - Sat Oct 12th 1PM
  • Slammer's - Sun Oct 6th 1PM
  • Bismarck Amvets - Sun Oct 13th 1PM

If you've qualified for the regional playoffs, be sure to play your seat for a chance to win a buy-in!

Where to Play in Fargo/Moorhead Area

F/M Area Poker League Locations (as of March 2019)


Rookies 7:00 – West Fargo

VFW 7:00 – West Fargo

O’Leary’s 7:00 - Moorhead

♦Mills Lounge 7:00 - Dilworth

Casselton Vets 7:00 - Casselton


Slammers Sports Bar 6:30 - Fargo

Woody’s 7:30 – Fargo

♦Bar Nine 7:30 – West Fargo 


♦Gastro Pub 7:30 – Fargo

♦Mills Lounge 7:30 - Dilworth


♦Prarie Brothers 7:00- Fargo

Bison Turf 7:00 - Fargo


♦Gastro Pub - Fargo 


♦Prarie Brothers 2:00pm- Fargo


Big Erv's @ Rose Creek 3:00pm - Fargo


♦-Denotes Super-TOC Location, Tournament of Champions winner advances DIRECTLY to National Championship FINAL plus Travel Voucher. 

For all locations, see our Locations Map

Where to Play in Bismarck Mandan

Current Promo Cash King 2 - King Slayer WIN $25,000 CASH!!!

Bob Tweten from Hillsboro, ND won $25,000 CASH in the last CASH KING contest. Will you be the next big winner?!

  • Tuesdays
    • ♦Bismarck AmVets 7:00pm
  • Wednesdays
    • ♦Bismarck AmVets 7:00pm

Note: Amvets is a Super-TOC Location, the TOC winner earns $200 Travel voucher plus direct seat in the King Slayer Championship Main Event! Qualify for the end-of-season Amvets Tournament of Champions by winning any regular season tournament.

League Champs & Tournament of Champions earn Medallion (pictured right) and automatically qualify for the $10,000 League Champ Championship at Nationals!

*New* - Alternates allowed at Nationals..Every bar fully represented!

This Week: Win a DPT Super Satellite Buy-In

Dakota Poker Tour LogoBONUS opportunity for FPN players! This week (starting Sunday March 24th) at ALL Fargo/West Fargo/Moorhead/Dilworth poker league locations, take down ANY league night and you will win a BONUS $20 Super Satellite certificate good for a seat in Friday's Fool's Gold Open Super Satellite at the Knickerbocker Friday March 29th at 6:30pm. The Super Satellite tournament will award a $170 buy-in to 1 out of 8 players for Dakota Poker Tour's Fool's Gold Open tournament on Saturday starting at 1pm. The Fool's Gold Open is an annual 2-day charitable poker tournament with 1st Place expected $5,000 cash! Give it a whirl and Let's..Play...POKER!!!

The Dakota Poker Tour is a charitable poker tournament circuit. The Top 100 players compete at the end of the season for 3 World Series of Poker Packages (Colossus Buy-in plus $600 Travel Voucher) For details, visit DakotaPokerTour.com

Where to play-> Where to Play in Fargo/Moorhead Area

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