To benefit
Texas communities
by promoting
responsible social
card play

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Social Card Clubs of Texas (SCCoT) is the leading voice of the Texas card playing community. Formed in 2018, SCCoT is a non profit organization made up of social clubs and card playing enthusiasts.

We are passionate about promoting responsible social card play and working with the Texas legislature to create safer communities. Through advocacy and education, our objective is to advance regulation and uphold compliance of local laws.

We’re excited about the future of social card playing activities in Texas and growing our network of venues and supporters.

If you’re a card enthusiast interested in learning more about our advocacy efforts and benefits of supporting SCCoT, please visit our Patrons page. If you currently operate a social card club in Texas and are interested in joining as a member, please visit the Clubs page.


May $250k Guarantee – Texas Poker Championship Series Presented by Ante Up Magazine

SCCoT and Ante Up Magazine present a series of 4 tournaments in 2019 featuring a total of $1 million guaranteed in the prize pools! The next event runs May 17th – May 26th across Austin, Houston, and San Antonio, with the finals in Houston. Follow @SocialCardClubs on Instagram and Facebook and @CardClubs on Twitter!

Noam Shamar Wins $60k First Prize in Spring $250k Guarantee Fundraiser

$380k total prize pool and 1,377 entrants! The Spring $250k Guarantee was a great fundraiser for Social Card Clubs of Texas. Austin’s Noam Shamar won first place, winning over $60k plus the championship sterling and diamond bracelet! Watch for details on the May $250k Guarantee Tournament soon!

SCCoT Inaugural Tournament Chopped by Dave Alfa & Allan Baker

Congratulations to Dave Alfa and Allan Baker! They chopped 1st and 2md in the Social Card Clubs of Texas $250k Championship & Fundraiser, winning $62,500 each! Thank you to everyone who came out and played the event and supported SCCOT’s fundraising efforts! The inaugural event raised over $70,000 for SCCoT’s 2019 education and advocacy efforts.

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SCCoT club member benefits include association resources and exclusive access. If you are
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