MAX DIEBER

DEFENDING CHAMPION

NY/Conn
SOUTH, ALL CT

REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

Sunday, September 16th, 2018

 

Registration Opens:  11:00am

Tournament Starts:  2:00pm

American Legion #488

532 Lakes Road

Monroe, NY 10950

(845) 783-3965

Regionals Overview

QUALIFIED PLAYER LIST

The Regional Championship brings together players from across your area for the shot at becoming the Next Regional Champion.

 

This event is what you have been playing for all season! Enjoy great poker, party with your friends, and earn the opportunity to play in the ultimate World Tavern Poker tournament, the National Championships.

 

See you at the tables!

Event Schedule

SATURDAY, AUGUST 11th

 

2:00pm: TD Smackdown Tournament at TGI Friday's
(379 Route 17 South, Wood Ridge, NJ)

 

NOTE: Lunch will be provided starting at 12:30pm!

 

This event is for current and assistant TD's from Season 1 2018 at NY South/Conn and Bergen County, NJ bars only (2 max per bar) to reward their hard work all season long! The winner receives the TD Smackdown plaque and a Party & Poker Access Pass to the World League Poker Championships this November! (this game also counts for points!)

DEFENDING CHAMPION: Ed Luipersbeck

 

Please RSVP to CindyM@WorldTavernEntertainment.com by August 6th if you wish to take part!

 

 

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 16th

 

10:30am: Big Points Tournament Check-in

Check-in for the big points game at 11:00am.

 

10:30am: Light Breakfast Fare

Available for purchase until 12:00pm.

 

11:00am: Registration Opens

Regional Championships are for qualified players only. You must be 21 years of age or older to play. Please have your photo ID with you at registration.

 

11:00am: "No River" BIG Points Tournament

No bad beats at the River! But if you make it to top 2 tables, beware – the River may return. We have great prizes for our top 3!  Please pre-register for this game under Championship games.

 

1:30pm: Registration Closes

 

1:45pm: Players Seated, Regional Awards

Regional Awards and brief announcements will take place here.

 

2:00pm: Regional Championship Tournament

14,900 starting chips and 25-minute blind levels.

 

3:45pm to 4:30pm: BBQ Break

Relax and enjoy an outstanding BBQ feast from Dave’s Devil Dogs. Just $15 gets you a delicious selection of Pulled Pork, Pulled Chicken, Sausage & Peppers, Brisket and Sliced Roast Beef. Plus Green Beans, Baked Beans, Corn Casserole, Potato Salad, Green Salad and Bread! Cash only please.

 

5:00pm: Single-Table Side Games

Knocked out of the Regional Championship? Join us for single table events with great prizes up for grabs!

 

NOTE: All food, drink and t-shirt purchases are cash only and there is no ATM on site.

 

Please check with your Tournament Director regarding side games if you get knocked out.

Prizes

Prizes up for grabs at your Regional Championships

1st place: $350 airfare to the WLPC, plus 3 nights hotel and two Party & Poker Access Passes to the WLPC.

 

2nd place: 3 nights hotel and one Party & Poker Access Pass to the WLPC.

 

3rd place: Two Party & Poker Access Pass to the WLPC.

 

4th, 5th, 6th place: One Party & Poker Access Pass to the WLPC.

 

The Top 10% of the player field earn seats to National Championship Finals at the WLPC.

Event Information

Tournament Directors: 

Cindy Moses, Mike Cassa

CindyM@WorldTavernEntertainment.com

Phone: 914-629-9856

 

Venue Info:

Located right off the beautiful Walton Lake, American Legion Post 488 is a great location for the NY South/Conn Regional Championships.

 

THEME: Sci-Fi Movies!

Wear your favorite sci-fi movie t-shirt or go full out and dress like your favorite sci-fi character! Since our WLPC Party in Vegas will be a science fiction theme (the "Area 72 Party"), you are encouraged to test out your outfit and have some fun!

 

Food & Drink Specials

All food, drink, and t-shirt purchases are cash only and there is no ATM on site. Drink specials will be posted at the venue.

 

American Legion #488

532 Lakes Road

Monroe, NY 10950

(845) 783-3965

American Legion #488 on Facebook

 

Use the map below for assistance.

PARKING: There is sufficient parking for all players, but please give yourself time to arrive and find a spot. Carpooling is a great idea!

Bars Invited To Regionals

1st and 10 Sports Bar and Grill  (CT-West)

American Legion 488

Back Nine

Boulevard Bar & Grill***

Bourbon Street Bar & Grill

Breezy Point Inn

Brookside Tavern

City Lounge***

D & D'S

Doc's Pizza & Steak

Elks Lodge 2067

Fireside Bar & Restaurant

Foley's Bar

HI-TOR LANES

Holly's Place Cafe  (CT-West)

Longshots Sports Cafe  (CT-West)

McCarthy's Grill House

Murty's Publick House

O'Malley's

Plan B

Plank Pizza Co.***

Pourhouse Bar & Grill

Rick's ClubAmerican

Rudy's

SCRATCH

TGI Fridays – Bronx   (NY-NYC)

TGI Fridays – Newington   (CT-West)

TGI Friday's Wood Ridge***

The Cornerstone***

The Oath

Tigers Den Sports Bar & Grill  (CT-West)

Union House Inn

Whiskey Creek

 

***PLEASE NOTE: Players who qualified in Bergen County venues have the option of participating in this regional OR the New Jersey Mega regional. You cannot participate in both unless you qualified in both!

 
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