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The Ultimate League Poker Series

The World League Poker Championships will bring over 1,000 players from the largest poker leagues around the world including the United Kingdom, United States, and Canada.

  

This isn't just one single tournament: it's the ultimate 5-day league poker series with parties every night, including our themed party: the amazing Paranormal Poker & Mentalist Experience show with world-renowned Paul Draper!

 

You will not want to miss out on this awesome experience.

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The Experience

This is an experience you won't find ANYWHERE else. You aren't coming for just one event. This is a series of cash tournaments and parties with fellow league poker players.

 

Plus, the winner of the 2019 World League Poker Championship will not only take home the big cash 1st Place prize and the WLPC Trophy, but they will be enshrined in the World Tavern Poker Hall of Fame just like past Champions!

 

We've said it before and we'll say it again - this is an experience you will never forget. Play poker and party in Las Vegas and win tons of cash with your league poker friends. No matter what happens, you can't lose!

 

The Poker

Tons of amazing events will take place, with cash, Major Event tournament seats, and plenty of bragging rights on the line. Whether it's the WLPC Main Event, the World Tavern Poker National Championships & National TOC with nearly $40,000 in prizes and WSOP seats on the line, or the big cash prizes in our featured events, there's plenty of opportunities to win big in Vegas!

 

Cash tournaments are open to participating League players with an Access Pass. League-specific Championship events are open to the qualified players from that league.

WORLD LEAGUE POKER CHAMPIONSHIPS

This is the event you have been waiting for! Hundreds of league poker players will take place in this epic event. William McGrotty, Jacob Miller, Chris Nunes, Kim Mercer, and Allison Leivers have become World Champions - will you be next?

 

DEEP STACK PLAYERS CHAMPIONSHIP

This one is all about you - the players! Enjoy a deeper starting chip stack to give you room to play against your fellow league poker players. Always a favorite!


POKER GIVES DREAM TEAM EVENT

Along with The Orleans Casino, we're partnering with Poker Gives (click here for more info) to make our Dream Team event one for the ages! Gather your best 4-person team and compete for team and individual glory!

 

...AND MUCH MORE!

The World League Poker Championships will feature nearly a dozen events. It's the biggest poker party of the year!

Full schedule is subject to change.

 

Play and Party in Sin City!

Every day and every night of the World League Poker Championships is a party! But the PARANORMAL PARTY will feature an AMAZING Paranormal Poker Mentalist show you'll never forget!

 

Party ticket holders will enjoy a free buffet (must have a Party ticket to enter), cash bar, and plenty of top-notch entertainment.

 

Costume Contest: Dress up in your best (or craziest) Paranormal-themed contest and you could win a prize! There will be plenty of fun to be had. This will be one of the most memorable parties we've ever hosted - don't miss it!

 

Nothing gives you the full experience of the World League Poker Championships like staying on site! 

 

In years past, several players tried to save a few bucks by staying at a cheaper hotel. But what they spent in cab/Uber fare and travel time (plus missing out on so much of the event) just didn't add up. Stay on site!


>> Don't miss a minute of the action

>> Easy Access to Poker Room and Casino
>> The ultimate convenience!

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Book Your Room at The Orleans

 

VIP Package

The ultimate WLPC package! Buy a VIP Package and you'll have everything you need, including:

 

5-night stay at The Orleans

(includes hotel taxes/fees!)

2 VIP Access Passes

2 Moonshiner's Upgrades

Full Party Access

2 Event T-shirts

2 Event Card Protectors

Event Guide & Schedule

2 Passes w/Lanyards

Access to Cash Events

Only $749

+local sales tax where applicable

Poker Access Pass

Gain access to over a dozen cash tournaments during the WLPC, including the WLPC Main Event!

 

Event T-shirt

Event Card Protector

Event Guide & Schedule

Pass w/Lanyard

Access to Cash Events

Only $79

+$6 processing

Party & Poker Access Pass

Enjoy all the poker action AND join us for awesome parties all week long!

 

Event T-shirt

Event Card Protector

Event Guide & Schedule

Pass w/Lanyard

Access to Cash Events

 

FULL PARTY ACCESS (nightly events, Mentalist Show w/food, cash bar, prizes, and a ton of fun!)

Only $113

+$6 processing

SPECIAL NOTICE: Commemorative T-Shirts and Medallions are only guaranteed to those who purchase Access Passes BEFORE arriving at the WLPC. Those purchasing Access Passes at the WLPC may be able to pick up commemorative T-Shirts and Medallions on Tuesday, Nov 5th as supplies last (first come, first served basis).

MOONSHINER'S UPGRADE!

**PLEASE NOTE: Moonshiner's Upgrade is Only Valid with Access Pass. This is an optional upgrade for the Poker Only and Party & Poker Access Pass - it is NOT a standalone item!

 

Most of the tournaments in the World League Poker Championships will be held in a HUGE Ballroom at The Orleans. Because this is not traditional gaming space, a cash bar will be available (free drinks while you play usually applies to the Poker Room and Casino Floor).

However, we've negotiated to bring the MOONSHINER'S UPGRADE back for the WLPC! This means for $20, you can enjoy FREE DRINKS (but don't forget to tip the waitstaff!) while playing in our events in the Ballroom.

Moonshiner's Upgrades will also be available to purchase for Access Pass holders at The Orleans.

 

The Schedule

The 2019 World League Poker Championships will take place over 5 days this November 2-7, including the Welcome Party, World Tavern Poker National Championships, the Paranormal-Themed Party, the WLPC Main Event and International Cup, and so much more!

 

KEY NOTES:

--  Dealer add-ons are optional additions to your starting chip stack. Dealers usually make much more money dealing cash tables as opposed to tournament tables. Offering an add-on helps them out and gives you more chips to play with. It's a win win!

-- All tournaments are subject to Nevada Gaming Commission approval and can be changed at any time without prior notice.

-- Events in purple (World Tavern Poker) or gold (other leagues) are League-only tournaments and are open only to those who qualified from their respective leagues.

Tournaments with a Yellow Highlight will take place in the Poker Room

All other Tournaments will take place in the Ballroom

FRI, NOVEMBER 1st

 

7:05pm: Orleans Tournament ($130)

Get an early start on the WLPC in this Orleans house event! 15,000 starting chips and blinds run 30 mins. This event is open to all players (no Access Pass needed).

SAT, NOVEMBER 2nd

 

10:00am: Pick up your Access Passes

Already won or bought your Access Pass? Get them and National qualification cards, and get ready for an AWESOME event!

 

12:00pm: Access Passes on Sale

Don't have your Access Pass? Buy one for our cash tournaments, and don't forget the Moonshiner's Upgrade!

 

12:00pm: WTP National Champ Quarterfinals ($15)

The final 2 players at each table advance to the Semifinals.

 

1:00pm: Early Strikers Turbo Tournament ($65)

Get warmed up for the WLPC in this opening turbo event.

 

2:30pm: WTP National TOC Semifinals ($15)

The final 2 players at each table advance to the Finals on Sunday.

 

5:00pm: WTP National Champ Semifinals ($15)

The final 2 players at each table advance to the Finals on Tuesday.

 

7:00pm: Deep Stack Players Championship ($100)

Start with more chips for a better chance to win big!

SUN, NOVEMBER 3rd

 

10:00am: WTP National TOC FINALS ($20)

The Top 8 players earn major tournament packages, with the winner taking home a $10,000 major event seat!

 

1:00pm: West Coast Championship ($85)

This event is for qualified West Coast Poker League players only.

 

3:00pm: Bounty Tournament ($85)

Earn a $25 Casino Chip for every player you eliminate in this event.

 

7:00pm: International Tag Team Survivor! ($75 each)

Grab a partner and switch places throughout the night - always one of the most popular tournaments of the WLPC! (more info)

ADDITIONAL LINKS

Click each button for more information on WLPC events.

MON, NOVEMBER 4th

 

10:00am: World League Poker Champs Day 1 ($125)

The 2-day Main Event for League poker players! Who will earn the title of World Champion and walk away with at least $5,000 in cash?

 

3:00pm: Speed Poker Tournament ($50)

Act quickly: you only get 5 seconds to make a move in this event!

 

4:00pm: Global Grinders Tournament ($75)

3 hours of cash-game style action! (more info)

 

8:00pm: PARANORMAL PARTY & Mentalist Show

The biggest paranormal party of the year! Dinner, cash bar, costume contest, and a Mentalist show. This will be a CAN'T-MISS event!

 

11:00pm: All In or Fold Tournament ($20)

You have 2 options in this event: you're either All In, or you fold!

TUE, NOVEMBER 5th

10:00am: World League Poker Champs (Day 2)

Who is going to become the next WLPC World Champion?

10:00am: WTP Certified TD Championship ($15)

Only eligible World Tavern Poker TD's are eligible for this event. $2,500 is on the line!

 

10:00am: Snowman League Championship ($65)

This event is for qualified Snowman Poker League players only.

 

10:00am: Redtooth Poker Tournament ($65)

Open to Redtooth Poker league members only.

 

10:00am: Missouri Legends Championship ($65)

This event is for qualified Missouri Poker Legends players only.

10:00am: Fireballzz Tournament ($65)

This event is for Fireballzz (Canada) league members only.

 

12:00pm: Global Grinders Tournament ($75)

3 hours of cash-game style action! (more info)

 

1:00pm: Bounty Tournament ($85)

Earn a $25 Casino Chip for every player you eliminate in this event.

 

2:00pm: WLPC International Cup ($15)

24 players will represent their countries in the ultimate showdown!

 

6:00pm: WTP National Champ FINALS, Day 1 ($20)

This is what WTP players have been playing for all season long. Chips are bagged & tagged for Day 2 when 80-100 players remain.

 

10:00pm: Global Grinders Tournament ($100)

3 hours of cash-game style action! (more info)

WED, NOVEMBER 6th

 

10:00am: WTP National Champ FINALS, Day 2

It's all down to this. The final 16 players earn payouts while the winner earns the title of WTP National Champion and takes home $5,000 and an exclusive WTP watch! Who's going to become a National Champion?

 

1:00pm: Poker Gives Back Dream Team ($65 each)

Get 4 fellow league poker players from any league or country and compete for individual and team cash prizes. Plus, new for 2019, we're partnering with "Poker Gives" to offer an additional $10 add-on with all proceeds going to this worthy charity.  (more info)

 

6:00pm: Sin City Survivor Tournament ($50)

Make the money in this sinful event and earn an equal payout!

 

The Leagues

 Only the TOP POKER LEAGUES across the world make up the World League Poker Championships. If you are a top league interested in joining, send us an email by clicking the link below.

 

If you are a player, contact your league owner and tell them about the WLPC. We want to grow this event each and every year! Read on about the awesome leagues who have already joined. They will be sending their players to compete for the ultimate prize: becoming a World League Poker Champion! 

Redtooth Poker is the United Kingdom's #1 Poker League with games available to its players at over 1,000 pubs & taverns. You can't walk down the street in the UK without seeing a bar playing this exciting brand of Texas Hold'em.

WEBSITE

Fireballzz Poker Club is a top poker community in Canada. Fireballzz hosts live Texas Hold'Em tournaments throughout Ontario, offering its players great prizes during Championship events.

WEBSITE

Missouri Legends Poker is the #1 Poker League in Missouri, offering dozens of venues to enjoy free and fun No Limit Texas Hold'em. Players compete for packages to major events and awards bracelets to its league Champions.

WEBSITE

Snowman Poker League is the #1 Poker League in Texas. The SPL offers free & legal poker along with chances to win big prizes. They also are unique for their employment of pro dealers at their games!

WEBSITE

West Coast Poker League is the #1 Poker League in California offering the chance to win points towards great Championship events while playing free poker. The WCPL welcomes beginners, casual players, & experts alike!

WEBSITE

World Tavern Poker, America's #1 Poker League, offers free poker games at nearly 400 bars across the US. WTP awards over $100,000 in prizes every year at their OPEN events twice a year.

WEBSITE

Frequently Asked Questions

Note: Don't forget that Daylight Savings Time ends during the WLPC!

 

The WLPC runs from Saturday, November 2nd until Thursday, November 7th. Daylight Savings Time ends on Sunday, November 3rd at 2am Vegas time. That means when the clock strikes 2am, it will actually be 1am. Make sure you factor this into your plans!

 

Is the World League Poker Championships a single event or a tournament series?

 

BOTH! The WLPC is a tournament series spanning five days with over a dozen cash events and awesome parties throughout. The World League Poker Championships is also a tournament, where players from participating leagues all around the world compete for the big 1st place cash prize and the title of World Champion.

 

When will Registration be open?

 

Registration will be open starting at 10am on Saturday. Registration will open between 9am and 10am each day thereafter, and run to around 4-5pm.

 

Will I need a Players Card to play in tournaments at The Orleans?

 

Yes, and you can get your 'B-Connected' Players Card after going through Registration. You will be directed where to go to get your card. 

 

Does purchasing an Access Pass include my buy-ins for the cash tournaments?

 

No it does not. Purchasing an Access Pass gives you access to the cash tournaments during the series. Tournament buy-ins are separate and must be paid by the player to enter a tournament.

 

What is the Moonshiner's Upgrade?

 

The Mooonshiner's Upgrade for $20 allows you to enjoy free drinks while playing in a WLPC event in the Ballroom at The Orleans. It is only valid with an Access Pass, however (it is NOT a standalone item).

 

Can I purchase the Moonshiner's Upgrade before the event? During the event?

 

Yes to both! It's best to buy it while available online, but you will be able to purchase a Moonshiner's Upgrade on-site at WLPC Registration as well.

 

Why are there resort fees?

 

Resort fees have become commonplace at almost every property of note. We've been able to hold them off in the past, but unfortunately, these fees will be charged moving forward for regular room booking. However, it's still worthwhile to stay on site! Our special rates are hard to beat, and you simply can't beat the convenience (saves money, time, and energy) of staying on-site. Plus, resort fees at The Orleans include room Wi-Fi, access to a Fitness Center, in-room coffee, and more.

 

Will there be tickets to the "Paranormal Poker" Themed Party for sale during the WLPC?

 

Possibly! Main Party tickets may be available for sale on site (price TBA) depending on availability (we expect a HUGE  crowd this year!). But we highly recommend purchasing a Party & Poker Access Pass to get the full WLPC experience.

 

© 2019 World League Poker Championships

 

Changes to the Event can be made at any time and without prior notice, including but not limited to:

Prizes, Schedules, Dates, Times, Structures and Qualifications.