CanadaPoker.com are pleased to announce that Party Poker and the Jodi Lazarus Fund for Hereditary Breast Cancer will be presenting their First Annual Montreal Party Poker Classic live charity poker tournament to take place March 25th through March 28th 2012.
What better place for the Montreal Party Poker Classic to make its inaugural debut but in the lavish ballrooms of the classically inspired Montreal landmark Le Windsor which has hosted numerous legendary gatherings. With a large field of players anticipated to be attending from all parts of the country and a prize pool expected to surpass $200,000, this charity inspired poker tournament will set new standards as one of Canada’s most important poker events and the country’s largest charity poker event.
The prize structure includes 10 Main Event Seats to be awarded to the crown jewel of the World Poker Tour, the WPT Five Diamond Championship, to be held at the legendary Bellagio Casino in Las Vegas. You’ll be competing for a huge prize pool and also be helping to raise money for good causes.
The Montreal Party Poker Classic will play down to the top 20 finalists who will then be flown to Las Vegas in May to resume their quest for the title at the world famous Bellagio and play down for the 10 WPT Seats.
A great way to get to the Montreal Party Poker Classic is by registering to play on PartyPoker.com who will be running an exclusive Montreal Party Poker Classic Championship Satellite on Sunday March 10th at 16:15 ET. This huge tournament guarantees five players a package worth $500 each. That’s $275 to cover your buy-in, and $225 to help cover expenses. Entering the satellite is free – just qualify by playing simple freerolls running several times daily. Finish in the top three, and you’ll be automatically entered into the Montreal Party Poker Classic Championship Satellite.
For years, Party Poker has stood as one of the World’s leading and most trusted online poker rooms and a favourite of Canadian poker players. Teaming up with the Jodi Lazarus Fund for Hereditary Breast Cancer Research, ten lucky players will win a front row seat to experience the World Poker Tour first hand and compete for millions of dollars in prize money.
Come and join the team from CanadaPoker.com who will be on hand to support this great event for a worthy cause.
The Montreal Party Poker Classic is surely destined to be a classic…