The partypoker Caribbean Poker Party takes place at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic between November 19-26, 2016 and everything points towards it being amazing.
November 14 is the date of the final Caribbean Poker Party qualifiers at partypoker, meaning time is running out to join more than 300 partypoker players who have won their seats to the must-play tournament of the year online.
Whether you have already won your way to some poker in the sun, or are having one last shot at doing so on November 14, this article will let you know what to expect at the Caribbean Poker Party.
Direct flights are available from around the globe thanks to Punta Cana being a popular destination with holidaymakers. Flights from Birmingham UK take around 14.5 hours so make sure that you pack a couple of books and charge up your mobile devices to keep you entertained throughout your journey.
Some of the other popular airports, and their flight times, include:
- Birmingham, UK: approx. 8.5 hours if you’re on the private partypoker plane!
- Manchester, UK: approx. 12 hours
- London, UK: approx. 12 hours
- Amsterdam, Netherlands: approx. 12 hours
- Berlin, Germany: approx. 13 hours
- Montreal, Canada: approx. 5 hours
Value-Packed Poker Action
Partying and sunbathing aside, you’re most likely to be heading to Punta Cana to try and win one of the awesome poker tournaments taking place. With the $2 million guaranteed partypoker Million, the $1 million guaranteed WPT Caribbean, and the £6 million guaranteed partypoker MILLIONS tournaments supplemented by an array of side events, if you want to play poker for big money this winter then Punta Cana is the place to be.
Some key dates to commit to memory are:
|Saturday 19 November||5:00pm||WPT Caribbean Day 1a||$5,000||$1,000,000|
|Sunday 20 November||5:00pm||WPT Caribbean Day 1b||$5,000||$1,000,000|
|Monday 21 November||5:00pm||WPT Caribbean Day 2||$5,000||$1,000,000|
|Monday 21 November||5:00pm||partypoker Million 1a||$2,750||$2,000,000|
|Tuesday 22 November||5:00pm||WPT Caribbean Day 3||$1,000,000|
|Tuesday 22 November||5:00pm||partypoker Million 1b||$2,750||$2,000,000|
|Wednesday 23 November||2:00pm||WPT Caribbean Final Day||$1,000,000|
|Wednesday 23 November||5:00pm||partypoker Million Day 2||$2,750||$2,000,000|
|Wednesday 23 November||7:00pm||MILLIONS Live Day 1 6-Max||£550||£6 million|
|Thursday 24 November||2:00pm||MILLIONS Live Day 1||£550||£6,000,000|
|Thursday 24 November||2:00pm||partypoker Million Day 3||$2,000,000|
|Thursday 24 November||2:00pm||partypoker High Roller||$25,000|
|Thursday 24 November||7:00pm||MILLIONS Live Day 1||£550||£6,000,000|
|Friday 25 November||2:00pm||MILLIONS Live Day 2||£5,300||£6,000,000|
|Friday 25 November||2:00pm||partypoker Million Final Day||$2,000,000|
Off the Felt Activities
With the word party featuring in the festival, you’d be correct to assume that there are plenty of off the felt activities to get involved in. From water polo to golf, from off site excursions to cocktail parties. If you need some rest and relaxation then we have you covered.
|Saturday 19 November||3:00pm – 8:00pm||Check-in||Groups Lobby|
|Saturday 19 November||7:00pm – 11:00pm||Welcome party||Woodstock Plaza|
|Sunday 20 November||1:00pm – 3:00pm||Water polo||Pool|
|Monday 21 November||1:00pm – 3:00pm||Volleyball||Beach|
|Tuesday 22 November||7:00pm – 11:00pm||Cocktail party||Eclipse Terrace|
|Wednesday 23 November||10:00am – 3:00pm||Golf day||Golf course|
|Thursday 24 November||10:00am – 3:00pm||Off site excursion||TBC|
|Friday 25 November||7:00pm – 11:00pm||Farewell party||Beach|
|Saturday 26 November||7:00am – 12:00pm||Check-out||Lobby|
For more information, head to the official partypoker Caribbean Poker Party website where you can find the schedule for satellites, more travel information, terms and conditions, and more.
Final Qualifiers Take Place November 14
November 14 at 22:15 CET is your last chance to qualify for the Caribbean Poker Party online at partypoker. You can win your way to this Final Phase via the $109 buy-in Phase One tournaments, or you can buy in directly for only $675. Ten packages worth $6,000 each are guaranteed in the final, will you be joining partypoker in the Caribbean next week?