WPT Montreal 20th Oct - 3rd Nov 2019 | CAD $3,000,000 GTD ($2,261,335 GTD)
After the huge success of WPT Montreal 2018, the festival will make a triumphant return in October 2019 with the undoubted highlight being the CA$3M GTD Main Event. The CA$3,300 buy-in tournament will have five opening flights before Days 2, 3, 4 and 5 from Thursday October 31st to Sunday November 3rd determine the latest WPT Main Event champion.
The winner will see their name engraved on the world-famous WPT Champions Cup, as well as receiving a (slightly smaller!) replica version of the trophy.
Elsewhere on the seven-event schedule, the WPT500 and WPT DeepStacks brands will take centre stage, each with a $1M guarantee, with buy-ins of CA$550 and CA$1,650 respectively. Having all the WPT tournament brands- plus a $10,300 High Roller- under one roof will mean that WPT Montreal caters to a huge range of poker players, whatever the size of their bankroll.
To win your way to WPT Montreal, view the PP LIVE Dollars satellites here. WPT Montreal will be held in the beautiful Canadian city of Montreal at the Playground Poker Club, a fantastic venue which is for poker players, by poker players. WPT Montreal- not one to be missed!
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.