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Playground Celebrates 9th Birthday with CA$547,000 GTD Poker Bonanza

Playground Poker Club is ready to celebrate its 9th birthday with a lavish poker festival featuring a guaranteed prize pool reaching a total of CA$547,000. With as many as seven events sprinkles over eight heated days, Kahnawake poker aficionados will have the opportunity to enjoy premium poker. For its ninth year of operation, the poker hotspot is ready to celebrate its patrons.

Every month appears to bring something new and exciting to Playground Poker, as the gaming location is striving to bring diversity to the local gaming field and be a breath of fresh air to Quebec. December is a month of celebration and cheer because of the holidays, but also because Playground Poker has its anniversary. December 8 is about to see the official launch of this poker festival with its first event.

Playground Celebrates 9 Years since Launch

Event #1 comes with a guaranteed prize pool of CA$500,000 and it would be a CA$200 + CA$20 Grand Prix Canada tournament. The first day of poker action is about to see its first two live starting flights, as well as Online Day 1A. Players ready to enter the race will have the chance to do so both on the premises of the gaming venue and online at

This could guarantee them grand prizes at the end of the poker tournament. December 9 would bring Live Day 1C and Online Day 1B, as well as the official start of the second event. There is no time for hesitation, as Event #2: CA$100 + CA$10 6-Max Re-entry commences its quest to turn players into winners. The guaranteed prize pool of this tournament amounts to some CA$5,000 making it the modest one among all events, but still, it is an opportunity of winning big.

December 10 is scheduled to welcome Online Day 1C and Turbo Day 1D, welcoming new players to the ultimate player pool of Event #1. Those among them who manage to make it all the way to the end of this starting flight will join the remaining players on Day 2. This day would also see Event #3: CA$100 + CA$10 Megastack Turbo Re-entry with a CA$5,000 GTD, as well as Event #4: CA$200 + CA$20 Pot-Limit Omaha Re-entry featuring prizes amounting to CA$7,000.

Cash Prizes Galore

December 11 would bring Day 1E, Turbo Day 1F, as well as Online Day 1D, offering more opportunities of entering the official Day 2. On the following day, players will have the chance to enter Event #1 Day 1G, Turbo Day 1H at Playground Club, whereas the online offering of that Thursday would be Day 1E.

December 13 and 14 are going to offer a similar structure, increasing the number of starting flights for this event to 14 live ones, as well as five online ones. Players will have their last chance to enter Event #1 at 9 p.m. on December 14 thanks to Turbo Day 1N. Day 2 is set to commence on December 1 at 11 p.m. and reunite all survivors. This penultimate day would also introduce Event #5: CA$100 + CA$20 + CA$100 50/50 Bounty Re-entry.

This event is projected to feature a guaranteed prize pool of CA$15,000. As for the last two events at Playground Poker’s 9-Year Anniversary festival, they would transform December 16. Event #6: CA$100 + CA$10 6-Max Re-entry is about to commence at 12 p.m. with prizes amounting to CA$5,000, whereas the last event of this festival is going to be another Event #7: CA$100 + CA$20 + CA$100 50/50 Bounty Re-entry with guaranteed prize pool reaching CA$20,000.