Playground Poker Club has teamed up with Tonybet.com, an international online sportsbetting website founded by poker legend Tony G. and this year’s sponsor of Playground’s annual Winter Festival. The series, dubbed the Tonybet Winter Festival will run from January 29 – February 10 at Playground Poker Club and will be running 13 exciting events with 2 feature events. The first feature event is the $100, 000 Guaranteed All-Stars for Starlight for the benefit of the Starlight Children’s Foundation. (www.starlightcanada.org), an event that will be attended by hockey legend Larry Robinson and many more local and national personalities. This $135 + $25 buyin event will kick off the Toneybet Winter Festival on Friday January 29 and there will be 4 starting flights. The $25 fee will be donated to the Starlight Children’s Foundation.
The first major Canadian tournament of 2016 is the $500,000 Guaranteed $1000 + $100 Tonybet Winter Festival Main Event and will start on Friday February 5 with three Day 1’s.
Live qualifiers are already underway where you can win you entry to one of the big events.
During the festival there will be plenty of Main Event live satellites. On Thursday February 4 alone there will be at least 40 seats guaranteed at the club!
Mark it on your calendars, this event is not one to be missed.
Here is the complete Tonybet Winter Festival Tournament Schedule:
|Friday January 29th||11:00am||#1||All-Stars for Starlight Day 1a||$135 + $25||$100,000 Guaranteed|
|7:00pm||#1||All-Stars for Starlight Day 1b||$135 + $25||$100,000 Guaranteed|
|Saturday January 30th||11:00am||#1||All-Stars for Starlight Day 1c||$135 + $25||$100,000 Guaranteed|
|7:00pm||#1||All-Stars for Starlight Day 1d||$135 + $25||$100,000 Guaranteed|
|Sunday January 31st||12:00pm||#1||All-Stars for Starlight Day 2||$100,000 Guaranteed|
|6:00pm||#2||NL Hold’em Shootout||$150 + $15|
|Monday February 1st||7:00pm||#1||All-Stars for Starlight Day 3||$100,000 Guaranteed|
|7:30pm||#3||NL Hold’em $25 Bounty||$135 + $15 + $25|
|Tuesday February 2nd||12:00pm||#4||NL Hold’em Single Rebuy||$100 + $10|
|7:30pm||#5||NL Hold’em 8-Max||$150 + $15|
|Wednesday February 3rd||11:00am||#6||NL Hold’em Deepstack||$300 + $30|
|7:30pm||#7||NL Hold’em Survivor||$200 + $20|
|Thursday February 4th||Satellite Day||40 Seats Guaranteed|
|Friday February 5th||11:00am||#8||TonyBet Winter Festival Main Event Day 1a||$1,000 + $100||$500,000 Guaranteed|
|Saturday February 6th||11:00am||#8||TonyBet Winter Festival Main Event Day 1b||$1,000 + $100||$500,000 Guaranteed|
|Sunday February 7th||11:00am||#8||TonyBet Winter Festival Main Event Day 1c||$1,000 + $100||$500,000 Guaranteed|
|8:00pm||#9||NL Hold’em Deepstack Turbo||$200 + $20|
|Monday February 8th||12:00pm||#8||TonyBet Winter Festival Main Event Day 2||$500,000 Guaranteed|
|7:00pm||#10||NL Hold’em Freeze Day 1||$500 + $50|
|Tuesday February 9th||12:00pm||#8||TonyBet Winter Festival Main Event Day 3||$500,000 Guaranteed|
|7:00pm||#10||NL Hold’em Freeze Day 2|
|7:30pm||#11||NL Hold’em Win the Button||$100 + $10|
|8:00pm||#12||PL Omaha Single Rebuy||$300 + $30|
|Wednesday February 10th||12:00pm||#8||TonyBet Winter Festival Main Event Day 4||$500,000 Guaranteed|
|7:00pm||#13||NL Hold’em $100 50/50 Bounty||$100 + $20 + $100|