Monday 23rd January, 2017

Countdown to partypoker WPT Playground Winter Classic

By Mad Harper

The partypoker WPT Playground Winter Festival kicks off at the Playground Poker Club at the end of this month with a fantastic 16-event schedule running January 29 to February 15.

 The partypoker.net WPT Playground Main Event, which starts February 10, comes with a C$1,000,000 guarantee and runs February 10-15. There will be two start days for the C$3,200 + C$300 buy-in tourney with a single re-entry option per day. Players will kick off with 30,000 in chips and 60 minute levels for Days 1, 2 and 5, and 90 minutes on Days 3 and 4. The prize pool includes a $15,000 seat in to the WPT Tournament of Champions event for the winner.

Also on the schedule are a $45,000 guarantee NL Six-Max tourney, $30,000 guarantee NL Hold'em Mega Stack Turbo and $15,000 guarantee Seniors Tournament. The WPT Playground is also running a bunch of live satelltes on site as well.