PEI Poker Challenge 2019

The 2019 PEI Poker Challenge will take place on May 24th – 26th at Red Shores Racetrack and Casino. See all tournament details and information below.

Tournament Information

Buy-In

Registration is $330 ($300 Entry Fee + $30 Admin Fee) and is on a first-come, first serve basis. Registration opens at 11am on Thursday, April 11th. Register by: Phone at 1-877-620-4222 (ext. 4266) or in person at the Rewards Desk.

Qualifying Sessions

300 seats total – 3 sessions of 100 seats per session

Registration for each session begins 90 minutes before the session, and ends 30 minutes before each session. The wait list will be selected from 30 minutes before each session. Each player will begin with $8,000 in non-value tournament chips.

  • Friday, May 24th at 6:00pm
  • Saturday, May 25th at 10:00am
  • Saturday, May 25th at 6:00pm

Final Session

  • Sunday, May 26th at 11:00am
    • Championship Session includes the top 20% from each qualifying session, for a maximum of 60 players.

Prize Pool

$90,000 (based on sold out event)

Photo ID is mandatory for registration and to claim any prizing.

Click here to view the Official 2019 PEI Poker Challenge Rules & Regulations.

 

Miscellaneous Information

Casino Hours

  • Friday, May 24th – 11am – 2am
  • Saturday, May 25th – 11am – 2am
  • Sunday, May 26th, 11am – 1am

Poker Room & Table Games Hours

Poker Room (Cash Games)*

  • Friday, May 24th – 11am-2am
  • Saturday, May 25th – 11am-2am
  • Sunday, May 26th – 11am – 1am

*Hours subject to change based on demand*

Table Games

  • Friday, May 24th – 11am-2am
  • Saturday, May 25th – 11am-2am
  • Sunday, May 26th – 11am-1am

Turfs Bar & Grill Hours

  • Friday, May 24th – 11:30am – 9:00pm
  • Saturday, May 25th – 11:30am – 9pm*
  • Sunday, May 26th – CLOSED**

*Food service will be offered in the tournament room once it opens at 10am

** Food service will be offered in the tournament room

Parking

Due to multiple events taking place at the facility, parking may be limited. Please arrive early or arrange to be dropped off to allow yourself time for registration.

Hotels

 

 

 

Charlottetown Inn & Conference Centre

  • Standard Room – $102+tax/night
    • To receive this special rate, please mention ‘Red Shores Preferred Rate’ when booking.
  • Suite — $154+tax/night
    • To receive this special rate, please mention ‘Red Shores Preferred Rate’ when booking.

Rodd Charlottetown

Rodd Royalty