North Carolina West & Central West

Fri-Sat, March 11th-12th, 2022

Registration Opens:  11:00am

Tournament Starts:  1:00pm

TD's: Johnny Nicodeme & Friends

Hotshots Sports Bar

7731 Gateway Lane NW

Concord, NC 28027

(704) 910-0280


Renato Freire

Michael Lowe

Patrick McCrudden


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

Hotshots Sports Bar is a great venue with spacious areas for the Regional weekend. Tons of food and drink selections, big-screen TV's, and a canopied open-air patio section for those seeking to dine outdoors before and after the event.


Plus, Hotshots Sports Bar has top-notch staff to make this one of the best destinations 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: Big Points Tournament #1

Tons of players will compete for bragging rights and big points in this first event of the Regional weekend.


10:00pm: Big Points Tournament #2

Another opportunity at some big points on the eve of Regionals.





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.

11:30am: TD Tournament

This event is for current and assistant TD's from Season 2 2021/22 at NC Central West bars only (2 max per bar) to reward their hard work all season long!


12:45pm: Registration Closes

1:00pm: Regional Championship Tournament

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

Side games may take place when enough players are available. Check with your TD if you get knocked out.

Regional Prizes

Prizes awarded at this Regional Championship include:



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

Season 2-2021/22 Winners



2. Michael Lowe
3. Patrick McCrudden
4. Hun Budam
5. Gloria Baio
6. Mark Bailey
7. Richard Wuest
8. Jason Sitterly
9. Pat Sullivan
10. John Slicker
11. Austin McKinney
12. Danielle Logan
13. Patrick McGavisk
14. Ryan Smith
15. Mark Gabbert
16. Roberta Roberts

Interactive Map

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Participating WTP Bars

13Twenty Hickory Pub
13Twenty Hickory Pub - Tuesday
Brixx's Pizza - Gastonia
H2 Public House (Harvey's Cornelius)
Harvey's in Huntersville
Hotshots - CM (Saturday)
Hotshots - Mooresville
Hotshots - Mooresville (Saturday)
Hotshots Sports Bar - Concord Mills
Lee's Brass Taps
Lees Brass Taps - Thursday
Party Animals Garage
Party Animals Garage - Sunday
Revolution Brewhouse
Sterling Grill & Lounge (Pub on Sterling)
The Kilted Buffalo - Langtree
The Kilted Buffalo - Plaza Midwood
The Mens Club - Charlotte
The Treasure Club
The Treasure Club - Asheville
The Treasure Club - Greensboro (Sunday)
The Treasure Club - Hickory
TimeOut Hut

Previous Regional Champions

Season 2-2021/22:  RENATO FREIRE

Season 2-2019/20:  TRIPP CORDELL

Season 1-2019:  ROBERT SPAKE

Season 2-2018/19:  HARRY BRYANT

Season 1-2018:  ELAN SCHACTER

Season 2-2017/18:  RICKY TILLMAN

Season 1-2017:  JOHN McINTYRE

Season 2-2016/17:  JESSE VICENTY

Season 1-2016:  LARRY MILLER

Season 2-2015/16:  KEITH WILLIAMS

Season 1-2015:  WENDELL DAVIS

Season 2-2014/15:  BOB STANTON

Season 1-2014:  BOBBY BRYANT