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Pinochle

Friday, January 24, 2020 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

For participants who have playing knowledge and experience with the game of Pinochle.

Pinochle is a trick-taking card game typically for two to four players and played with a 48 card deck. Derived from the card game bezique, players score points by trick-taking and also by forming combinations of cards into melds.

Type: Trick-taking
Players: 4 in partnerships or 3 individually, variants exist for 2-6 or 8 players

Skill(s) required:

  • Strategy
  • Social skills
  • Teamwork
  • Card counting

Cards: 48 (double 24 card deck) or 80 (quadruple 20 card deck)