May 29 – July 16, 2019 (89-event schedule)
Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas (15th year at Rio)
Play begins at the world’s largest, richest and longest-running poker tournament. The action kicks off Wednesday, May 29 at 11:00am for the annual Casino Employees Event – a unique event bringing all Las Vegas employees together under one roof. On Saturday, huge crowds of poker players descend for a $500 buy-in No-Limit Hold’em tournament dubbed THE BIG 50, which guarantees the victor $1,000,000. 4 starting flights: May 30, May 31, June 1, June 2.
The World Series of Poker is the gaming industry’s premier event – this year celebrating its 50th year – drawing tens of thousands of poker enthusiasts from around the globe to Las Vegas to compete for millions in prize money and the game’s most coveted trophy – the World Series of Poker Champion’s Bracelet.