The World Series of Poker (WSOP) International Circuit is heading to Aruba! The alluring Caribbean island is set to host 11 days of poker action, running from November 14-24.
Players from all over the globe will compete in 10 events at The Casino Aruba at the Hilton Caribbean Resort. The main highlight of the tournament is the $1,700 Main Event with a guaranteed prize pool of $250,000. All events will award the winner with the much-coveted gold ring.
The entire schedule covers a variety of poker formats and variants, including No-Limit Hold’em (NLHE), Deepstack, NLHE 8-Max, Monster Stack, Turbo and Pot Limit Omaha.
There are mega satellites running each day, scheduled at 12pm, with the majority of the events allowing re-entry. Buy-ins range from as low as $65 all the way up to the highest price of $1,700 (Main Event).
The $250,000-guaranteed Main Event takes place on November 21-23. It is originally a two-day event but it might extend to three days if needed, with the winner to be crowned on November 24.
Preparations are in full swing and more updates will be announced soon.
The Casino Aruba at Hilton
What To Expect in Aruba
Aruba has some of the best weathers in the world all year round, with the average high temperature in November hitting 31.3°C. Looking forward to the exciting stop, WSOP Director Gregory Chochon said apart from getting the chance to win a gold ring, players can also enjoy the beautiful weather the island has to offer, with a knowledgeable poker team and a friendly atmosphere ready to welcome guests at the venue.
If things don’t go as planned at the poker tables, you can still bask under the beautiful Caribbean sun, or enjoy the island’s turquoise waters, providing you with the comfort that you need.
The Casino at the Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort has a dazzling array of new slot machines like Wild Fury, Lock N Link and SpinFerno, with huge rewards up for grabs, along with frequent free bonuses. The slot machines also come in unique themes, with attractive colours, sound and design, making your experience a lot more exciting.
Aside from gaming, you can also indulge in epic adventures and feast on some delicious food and delicacies – all in one happy island. Players will also be treated to a welcome reception, with an awards evening also on the schedule.