Busy schedule for the World Poker Tour in North America
June 3, 2021
The World Poker Tour (WPT) has announced the schedule for its 2021 North American events. Following a record-breaking Season XVIII, the event will feature many familiar live WPT Main Tour stops in the United Stated. And an online event for the first time.
Season XIX of WPT includes WPT Seminole Hard Rock Tampa (June 18-22), WPT Venetian (Julyo 2-7), WPT Choctaw (July 23-27), WPT Bestbet Scramble (August 27-31), WPT Maryland and Live! Casino, WPT Seminole Rock’n’Roll Poker Open (November 26-30) and WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic (December 15-19), which will be played at Belliagio in Las Vegas.
In addition, the $25,000 WPT Heads Up Poker Championship (June 18-22) invitational event will be held on the Poker King platform and will be live streamed across WPT platforms.
“As we emerge from restrictions throughout North America, we have bolstered the momentum from last season’s historic numbers and are eager to meet the great demand for WPT events leading up to our twenty-year anniversary in 2022”, said Adam Pliska, CEO of the WPT.
“Live poker is back at full strength on the World Poker Tour and we are ecstatic to once again be able to provide a full and exciting schedule of events for our players,” added Angelica Hael, VP of Global Tour Management for the WPT. “We want to sincerely thank the players and global casino partners for their unwavering support during a challenging year and look forward to showcasing some of the best casino properties in North America.”