MILLIONS North America 17th - 27th May 2019 | CAD $5,000,000 GTD ($3,778,730 GTD)
MILLIONS North America is back in May 2019 after the hugely successful 2018 event saw Taylor Black triumph for $1.4M. The Main Event features five days of play and a buy-in of CAD$10,300, with the guarantee set at a massive CAD$5M.
With the tournament adopting some exciting new changes this year, MILLIONS North America is certain to prove wildly popular once again. Notable updates to the fomat include two Day 1s, a minimum of 100 live qualifiers, a minimum of 100 online qualifiers, late registration will only be available for 4 levels, and the event format is NEXT-DAY RE-ENTRY, which means players can only buy-in once per starting day, with a maximum of 2 bullets per player. The festival will take place from May 22nd to the 27th, and you can take a look at the full schedule here.
PP LIVE Dollars satellites are running now, giving you the chance to win your way to MILLIONS North America for a fraction of the buy-in. The tournament will take place at the ever-popular Playground Poker Club in Montreal, Canada. Playground Poker Club is one of the premier poker destinations in North America, and they know how to cater to a poker player’s every need, making it the perfect place to host such a prestigious event.
One exciting MILLIONS North America promotion is that the first 100 players to buy-in using PP LIVE Dollars will be given CAD$1,000 towards their expenses.
Playground Poker Club, 1500 Unit C, Route 138, Kahnawake, J0L 1B0, Québec, Canada
Playground Poker Club was established in 2010 and is recognised by poker players all over North America as Canada's Premier Poker Destination. The Club is located less than twenty minutes south of downtown Montreal within the Mohawk Territory of Kahnawake, and is duly licensed by the Kahnawake Gaming Commission (KGC).
Playground has established itself as a poker club built ‘For Players, By Players’ and is committed to operating a fun and safe gaming environment for players at all levels. Playground offers daily tournaments and cash games that are suited for any player’s comfort level.
Montreal is accessible from multiple cities across USA and Canada. There are also direct flights available from the UK and Europe. Fly to Pierre Elliot Trudeau Airport, served by most major airlines. The airport code is YUL.
Air Travel Discount Code
Players travelling to the WSOP-C Playground can save by choosing Air Canada, the Official Canadian Airline for the festival. Discounts vary by fare type and origin - see the following table for details.
To take advantage of this offer, you will need the promo code XHGUUDR1
Montreal is served by daily service on Amtrak (from New York City) and VIA Rail (from Canadian cities). The train station is named Gare Centrale.
To drive to Montreal from New York State, Western Connecticut, New Jersey, and other points South and West, the best route is to travel to I-87 North and continue on Autoroute 15 North once you cross the border into Quebec.
To drive to Montreal from New England (Eastern Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, etc.) the best option is to travel to I-89 North and continue on Route 133 and then Autoroute 10 once you have crossed into Canada.
Loews Hotel Vogue
If you are looking to stay in the downtown Montreal area, you will be happy to know that we've secured a preferential rate for all of our members with the Loews Hotel Vogue. The hotel is located in the heart of the downtown Montreal area and offers all desirable amenities at a fair price. Preferential rates are available for all room categories.
If you are looking to stay as close as possible to Playground Poker Club, there is a very respectable hotel located within a short 5-minute drive from our front door; the Host. Although we do not currently have a preferential rate with them, their base rates are very reasonable as-is. We've received nothing but positive reviews from all players who have stayed there in the past.