Major Live Poker Tournaments in the UK & Ireland During December
The year 2018 is almost done and dusted but before you start singing Auld Lang Syne as the bells strike 12, you may want to get involved in this handful of major live poker tournaments take place in the United Kingdom during December.
Major Live Poker Tournaments in the UK & Ireland During December 2018
|Nov. 29-Dec. 2||Grosvenor 25/25 Series||Grosvenor Casino Bury New Road, Manchester|
|Dec. 1-2||The Revolution: £75K Gtd 6-Max Turbo||Dusk Till Dawn, Nottingham|
|Dec. 5-9||Grosvenor 25/25 Series||Grosvenor Maybury Casino, Edinburgh|
|Dec. 5-9||Grosvenor 25/25 Series||Grosvenor G Casino, Reading|
|Dec. 7-9||Unibet UK Poker Tour 2018||Manchester 235, Manchester|
|Dec. 9-16||partypoker LIVE Series||Dusk Till Dawn, Nottingham|
|Dec. 10-16||2018 Genting Poker Series Main Leg 18||Genting Casino Luton, Luton|
|Dec. 14-16||APAT UK & Ireland Championship of Amateur Poker||Grosvenor Casino Bury New Road, Manchester|
|Dec. 17-23||2018 Christmas Cracker||Seven different regions|
|Dec. 20-23||The London Deepstack||The Poker Room formerly The Vic, London|
|Dec. 22-30||£100,000 Guaranteed VGC Christmas Bonanza||Victoria Gate Casino, Leeds|
The schedule looks a little thin on the ground, as you would expect for this time of year, yet there is still plenty of value to enjoy up and down the country.
One of the biggest tournaments you can play in December is at Dusk Till Dawn, Nottingham where the partypoker LIVE Series takes place between Dec. 9-16. Nine events are on the schedule with buy-ins from $50 to $1,000 and combined guaranteed prize pools of $360,000.
The twist to these nine tournaments is you can only use PP LIVE Dollars to buy into them. PP LIVE Dollars can be won online at partypoker and used for any partypoker LIVE event, VGC Poker tournament or exchanged for travel and accommodation expenses.
UK & Ireland PokerNews will feature this exciting series shortly.
Although the 2018 Grosvenor UK Poker Tour concluded last week, its popular 25/25 Series continues in December with the last two stops. Both take place between Dec. 5-9, one at Edinburgh and the other in Reading where players have the chance to turn £225 into a share of a guaranteed £25,000. Qualify for these tournaments online at Grosvenor Poker.
Another hugely popular Grosvenor-run tournament is the Christmas Cracker. This £115 buy-in tournament takes place across seven different regions of the UK with each region featuring multiple venues hosting Day 1. Players who progress to Day 2 then combined in one location to play for the title. Again, UK & Ireland PokerNews will be featuring these £20,000 guaranteed events in the near future.
Unibet Poker returns to the UK on Dec. 7 when it heads to the Manchester 235 casino for the £40,000 guaranteed Unibet UK Poker Tour 2018. It should still be possible to win your £220 seat to this fantastic tournament online at Unibet Poker.
Other events to look out for are the APAT UK & Ireland Amateur Poker Championships at Grosvenor Casino Bury New Road in Manchester and the £100,000 guaranteed VGC Christmas Bonanza. The latter is held at the Victoria Gate Casino in Leeds and players can use PP LIVE Dollars to buy into it thanks to the newly struck partnership between partypoker and the Leeds-based casino.