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Caesars Entertainment’s World Series of Poker® returns for its 54th annual tournament on May 30
December 12, 2022
Poker’s hottest event confirms summer 2023 dates, special room rates and more just in time for the holidays
“The Main Event”, the undisputed world championship of poker, returns July 3-17
LA VEGAS, December 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Players and poker enthusiasts can officially reserve the date(s) of the 54e Annual World Series of Poker® (WSOP®). Caesars Entertainment (“Caesars”) (NASDAQ: CZR) today announced that poker’s richest, most prestigious and longest-running series will return to the Las Vegas Strip in Paris Las Vegas, and the future Horseshoe on May 30 – July 18, 2023following a 2022 tournament that saw 197,626 participants from over 100 countries with a record $347.9 million total prize pool.
“The historic debut of the WSOP on the Las Vegas Strip went well, and we are thrilled to announce our dates for summer 2023 in time for the holidays,” said World Series vice president and executive director. of Poker. Ty Stewart. “Poker players and fans can now officially mark their calendars and maybe even book their loved ones or themselves a trip to the WSOP as a holiday treat. We are happy to be back in Paris Las Vegas and to the future Horseshoe Las Vegas for another exciting chapter in tournament history as these two resorts raised the bar by hosting last year’s event.”
Discounted rates are now available throughout Caesars Entertainment Vegas resorts during the 2023 WSOP. Customers who book in advance can take advantage of special rates by visiting www.caesars.com and using the special early bird code “WSOP23”. Rates are based on availability and are subject to change. A complete list of prices for all Caesars Entertainment properties is available on the Reservations page.
The 2023 WSOP schedule will feature the ever-awaited $10,000 No-Limit Hold’em World Championship, better known as “The Main Event®“, as well as new events and the return of timeless classics. The opening highlight event is billed as “Mystery Millions”, a $1,000 buy-in No-Limit Hold’em tournament with mystery bonuses of $10,000 at $1 million for each knockout and a $1 million first prize guaranteed thanks to the traditional jackpot. The first Mystery Bounty event last summer was a resounding success with a total of 14,112 entries and a $1,000,000 bonus won by a poker pro Matt Glantz.
The 2022 Main Event was the second-largest field in live poker history, generating huge $80,782,475 prize pool of 8,663 participants. “The Main Event” will once again feature four starting days to choose from July 34, 5 or 6. Due to the very deep nature of the event, players can also choose to register during one of the Day 2 of the July 7 or 8.
The full WSOP schedule will be announced in 2023, but notable tournaments have already been confirmed, including major weekend anchor events with high demand.
“With over six months until the start of the next WSOP, you can already feel the anticipation building in our complexes,” said Jason GregorecSVP and General Manager of Paris and Horseshoe Las Vegas. “The tournament delivered some unforgettable moments when it debuted on The Strip, and we’re thrilled to once again host poker’s first event of the year. We can’t wait to see the first WSOP Main Event champion crowned again. Horseshoe Las Vegas.”
The 2023 WSOP will celebrate its second summer in its new home of Paris Las Vegas and future Horseshoe Las Vegas. The 54e The annual tournament edition builds on Caesars Entertainment’s WSOP legacy, as the first tournament was played at the original Horseshoe Las Vegas in 1970.
Each month, WSOP.com offers an exclusive freeroll in the prestigious “Main Event” for players who make a first deposit. Players can visit www.wsop.com/promotions for details on how to qualify for the 2023 WSOP. WSOP satellites outside of the US will be held exclusively on GGPoker starting in January.
Additional details regarding the entire gold bracelet schedule will also be available at www.WSOP.com. Online pre-registration will open once all events have been determined and approved by regulators.
About the World Series of Poker Part of Caesars Entertainment’s Caesars Digital operations, the World Series of Poker® is the largest, richest and most prestigious gaming event in the world, having rewarded more than $3.63 billion in cash prizes and the prestigious gold bracelet, recognized worldwide as the sport’s top prize. With a comprehensive roster of tournaments in all major poker variations, the WSOP is the oldest poker tournament in the world, dating back to 1970. In 2022, the event drew 197,626 participants from over 100 different countries to Paris. Las Vegas and at Bally’s, the future Horseshoe Las Vegas and awarded more than $347 million in cash prizes. Additionally, the WSOP has formed groundbreaking alliances in broadcast, digital media and corporate sponsorships, while successfully expanding the brand internationally with the advent of WSOP Europe in 2007 and WSOP Asia-Pacific. in 2013 and the WSOP International Circuit Series in 2015. All WSOP events are subject to the then current and applicable WSOP tournament rules. For more information, please visit www.wsop.com.
About Caesars Entertainment, Inc. Caesars Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ: CZR) is the largest casino entertainment company in the United States and one of the most diverse casino entertainment providers in the world. Since its beginnings in Reno, Nevada, in 1937, Caesars Entertainment, Inc. grew through the development of new resorts, expansions and acquisitions. Caesars Entertainment, Inc.’s resorts primarily operate under the Caesars®, Harrah’s®, Horseshoe® and Eldorado® brands. Caesars Entertainment, Inc. offers diverse gaming, entertainment and hospitality amenities, unique destinations and a full suite of mobile and online gaming and sports betting experiences. All tied to its industry-leading Caesars Rewards loyalty program, the company is focused on creating value with its customers through a unique combination of impeccable service, operational excellence and technology leadership. Caesars is committed to its employees, suppliers, communities and the environment through its PEOPLE PLANET PLAY framework. Know when to quit before you start.® Trouble gambling? Call or text 1-800-GAMBLER. For more information, visit www.caesars.com/corporate.
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