The Poker Stars UKIPT London festival will run from April 5-10, 2016 and will attract the best players from across the UK, Ireland and beyond.
Season 6 kicks-off in the iconic Hippodrome casino located in the heart of London’s West End, and The Hippodrome is no ordinary casino.
With five bars, a restaurant, a live music & cabaret theatre, shisha terrace, three floors of gaming and Poker Stars LIVE, there is plenty to keep you entertained all night.
Season 5’s London event was won by the UK’s Rapinder Cheema, who outlasted a field of more than 700 players and take home the top prize of £78,825.
Season 6’s first stop will again be a celebration of poker.
The Poker Stars London Poker Festival features a £700 70 buy-in Main Event, and there will be a wealth of tournaments to choose from - including the £2,000 £200 High Roller and the £300 £30 London cup event.
The Hippodrome Casino Cranbourn Street, Leicester Square, London, WC2H 7JH Tel No: 44 (0)2 Website: Code: No dress code, so wear what you are comfortable wearing.
Minimum Age: 18 Other information: Photo ID is required for entry and all players must be a member of the Hippodrome casino Back to top Players who have won seat and expenses on Poker Stars can take advantage of specials offers and deals from UKIPT Hotels.
For all other poker players, media and anyone else planning to attend the Poker Stars London Festival, we have set up a dedicated website for hotel bookings: By air: London has several airports within easy reach of the city centre.
The main London airport is Heathrow, which serves nearly all major international airlines as well as numerous budget airlines. Other London airports - Gatwick, Luton and Stansted - are further afield, but enjoy easy train and bus links to the city centre. Online Registration will be available up until the day before the tournament starts SPECIAL NOTICE TO POKERSTARS.
UK PLAYERS Please Note: all UK-based players should have migrated to Poker Stars. If you have not, please do so simply by logging on to your account, upon which the migration process should be automatic. UK users will not able to buy in to live events via the client going forward.
While we would like to be able to allow you to directly buy-in to live events using money in your Poker Stars.