If you like Poker, summer is definitely the right time to be in Las Vegas!
The 48th running of the World Series of Poker (WSOP) officially opens its doors Tuesday, May 30th, 2017 at the Rio All Suite Hotel & Casino for 49 consecutive days with the Main Event reaching its final nine players on July 17th, 2017.
Besides the 74 official WSOP events, there are numerous other tournament series and festivals to please everybody:
The Rio Daily Deepstacks will be on again from May 30th throughout the summer giving everybody the opportunity to get a taste of Rio madness during the World Series of Poker:
The $235 tourney starts at 2pm, the $185 event kicks off at 5pm, a $365 Turbo starts at 7pm and a $135 buy-in tournament ends the daily action starting at 9pm. All events are No Limit Hold’em games that are played in one single day with huge fields and big prizes for the winners!
The biggest and probably most notorious tournament series except the World Series Of Poker, is the Deepstack Extravaganza at the Venitian. More Than $21 Million in Guaranteed Prize Pools with buy-ins ranging from $200 to $10.000!
Dates: May 15, 2017 – July 23, 2017.
The complete and detailed Deepstack Extravaganza schedule is available HERE.
The Aria is also a great place to play cards during the WSOP madness! The 2017 Aria Poker Classic series will run from June 2nd to July 9th with buy-ins ranging from $240 to $1.000 including the $565 WPT500 on June 26th (Day 1’s begin Monday, June 26th and run every day through Sunday, July 2nd at 11am).
All you need to know about the Aria Poker Classic schedules is available HERE.
The Planet Hollywood is hosting the PHamous Poker Series GOLIATH Summer Event May 25 – July 13, 2017. Over $7.5 Million in Guaranteed Prize Pools with buy-ins ranging from $100 to $10.000! For more event details click here.
On the north end of the strip, the Wynn Summer Classics will be running from June 2nd to July 16th. On July 4th, a $1.600 buy in Main Event will guarantee $1.000.000 in prize pool! Check out the Wynn Poker room website for more info!
You’ll also find a lot of action on Fremont Street:
The Golden Nugget has annouced its Grand Poker Series will be running May 30 – July 3 and offering over $1,400,000 in guarantees! Most buy-ins are under the $200 mark, although the main event will cost you $570 for a $500K guaranteed prize pool! Check out their schedule here!
There will also be great Poker events at the Binion’s. The birth place of the annual World Series of Poker has renamed its Annual Poker Classics as the “Dog Days of Summer Poker Jam“!
The event is scheduled from June 2nd to July 4th and includes a $850 NLH Championship Final with a $200,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool! The tournament menu is available HERE.
Las Vegas Jaunt has put up a clear, detailed and extensive Poker tournament guide for this summer. The most important PDF document of your Poker summer is available just below! 🙂
Download it here: