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New Mexico

Fri-Sat, March 24-25th, 2022

Registration Opens:  12:00pm

Tournament Starts:  2:00pm

TD: Ken Paulos

Moose Lodge #1517

2121 Edith Blvd NE

Albuquerque, NM 87102

(505) 247-4061


Justin Lee

Ramon Gonzales

Anthony Aragon


Regionals Overview

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!

Venue Details

Moose Lodge #1517 is a great location for the New Mexico Regional Championship. There's plenty of room and it's conveniently located right off Interstate 25 just north of downtown ABQ.


Get knocked out early? Stick around! Moose Lodge #1517 is a great place with a great atmosphere to hang out with your WTP Family.


Food and Drink specials will be posted at the venue.

Event Schedule



7:00pm: Tag Team Tournament

Get ready for Regionals the always-fun TAG TEAM event!


10:00am: Big Points Tournament

Game details will be announced at the event.

10:00am: TD/Owner Smackdown Tournament

This event is for current bar owners, as well as current and assistant TD's, from Season 2 2022 at New Mexico bars only (2 max per bar) to reward their hard work all season long!

12:00pm: 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.

1:45pm: Registration Closes

2:00pm: Regional Championship Tournament

There will be Regional Awards and some brief announcements prior to start time.

Regional Prizes

Prizes awarded at this Regional Championship include:

1st PLACE: 3 Nights Hotel & 1 Access Pass to the OPEN/WLPC

2nd PLACE: 2 Access Passes to the OPEN/WLPC

3rd and 4th PLACE: 1 Access Pass to the OPEN/WLPC


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



Season 2-2022/23 Winners



2. Ramon Gonzales
3. Anthony Aragon
4. Sarah Schultz
5. Kimberly Woolam
6. Gloria Griego
7. Brent Jenkins
8. Gary Boyd

Interactive Map

Use this map for directional assistance.

Participating WTP Bars

American Legion Post 81 Secundino Baldonado

Billiard Palace

Billiard Palace - Sunday


Camino Real Winery & Tap Room

Camino Real Winery & Taproom - Thurs

Moose Lodge #1517

VFW Post 8874

Previous Regional Champions

Season 2-2022/23:  JUSTIN LEE

Season 1-2022:  DALLAS THOMAS

Season 2-2021/22:  STEVEN FISHEL

Season 2-2019/20:  BOB WHITE

Season 1-2019:  STANLEY DELANEY

Season 2-2018/19:  JACKIE PENNINGTON

Season 1-2018:  AARON McEVOY

Season 2-2017/18:  CODY GALLEGOS

Season 1-2017:  RAMON ACOSTA

Season 2-2016/17:  BOB WHITE


Season 2-2015/16:  KENNETH PAULOS

Season 1-2015:  BRIAN APPELL

Season 2-2014/15:  RANDY PHILLIPS

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