"Bid Whist is a popular, addictive card game. For those who do not know how to play, here is a link with the basics on the game:
This version of Bid Whist has some variations that need to be noted. These include:
*2, 1 or no Jokers
*Whether the Kitty is sported
*Whether Downtown bids beat Uptown bids
*Minimum Bid of 3 or 4
*Whether Jokers are exchanged during No Trump bids
Think you're ready to play? Let's get started! "