World Poker Tour visits the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa
The Atlantis Casino Resort Spa will host a WPT Regional event later this year after securing a partnership with the World Poker Tour it has been announced. The ten day tournament will get underway on September 16 in Reno with the showpiece WPT Regional Western Poker Challenge set to kick off on September 24.
“Atlantis runs one of the Reno's best poker rooms. Pros and amateurs alike tell us about the quality of play found here. We are excited to hold Reno's first ever WPT Regional event at Atlantis,” World Poker Tour President Adam Pliska revealed in a statement earlier this week.
The $2,500 two day headline event, which is set to attract the finest poker players from across the country, will bring the curtain down on proceedings on September 25.
The venue will also host a popular WPT Boot Camp from September 19 - 21 where players can improve their game and learn strategies from some of the finest minds in poker.
Atlantis Casino Executive Director of Gaming Operations, David Farahi, said the partnership dovetails with their long term vision of improving gaming experiences for poker players in Northern Nevada.
“The World Poker Tour is a leader in the ever expanding poker community and Atlantis is thrilled to host a WPT Regional event. Atlantis is committed to being on the forefront of the poker world's expansion.”