Event 1 Flight A: Showdown Starting

$600 Deep Stack NLH (Single Re-Entry Per Flight)
$500,000 Guaranteed | Structure
Level 1:  100/100

The time has come to roll out another big series as we kick off the 2021 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown with a huge opening, multi-flight tournament. Starting at 10 am, we have the first of six flight for Event 1 and we expect a lot of players over the weekend.

The tournament has a $600 buy-in with a $500,000 guaranteed prize pool. Players will start with 20,000 deep stacks and all levels will last 30 minutes during the starting flights and increase to 40 minutes on Day 2. Late registration is available until the start of Level 9 at 2:30 pm with a single re-entry option available during that time. The field will be capped at 480 unique players with only re-entries available if that number is reached.

The field will continue to play down until only 12.5% of the starting field is reached. Those players will return on Sunday at 2 pm for Day 2 already in the money.

It will be an exciting two weeks as celebrate our 10th year with the World Poker Tour.

  • $500,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool
  • Players begin with 20,000 in chips
  • Day 1 levels last 30 minutes; Day 2 levels last 40 minutes
  • Late registration until start of Level 9 (2:30pm)
  • Single re-entry per flight
  • 480 players max per flight
  • Day 1 will end when field reaches 12.5%
  • Event 1 Structure Sheet

Showdown Day 1 Schedule

Primary Event Schedule

10AM: Event 1 Day 1A – $600 Deep Stack NLH (Single Re-Entry Per Flight)

  • $500,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool
  • Players begin with 20,000 in chips
  • Day 1 levels last 30 minutes; Day 2 levels last 40 minutes
  • Late registration until start of Level 9 (2:30pm)
  • Single re-entry per flight
  • 480 players max per flight
  • Day 1 will end when field reaches 12.5%
  • Event 1 Structure Sheet

12PM: Event 2 – $400 Limit Omaha 8 (Freeze-Out)

  • Players begin with 12,000 in chips and 30-minute levels
  • Late registration until start of Level 9 (4:30pm)
  • This is a one-day tournament and plays until completion
  • Event 2 Structure Sheet

6PM: Event 1 Day 1B – $600 Deep Stack NLH (Single Re-Entry Per Flight)

  • $500,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool
  • Players begin with 20,000 in chips
  • Day 1 levels last 30 minutes; Day 2 levels last 40 minutes
  • Late registration until start of Level 9 (10:30pm)
  • Single re-entry per flight
  • 480 players max per flight
  • Day 1 will end when field reaches 12.5%
  • Event 1 Structure Sheet

Secondary and Satellite Schedule

9AM: Event 36 – $140 Event 1 Turbo Satellite (1-in-5)

  • Players begin with 10,000 in chips and 15-minute levels
  • Late registration/re-entry available until start of Level 5
  • Satellite will be held in the Poker Room
  • Structure Sheet

3PM: Event 37 – $150 Multi-Event Satellite (1-in-10)

  • Two $1,250 packages guaranteed: seat in Event 1 and seat in any $400 Showdown event plus $250 in cash
  • Players begin with 10,000 in chips and 20-minute levels
  • Late registration/re-entry available until start of Level 7
  • This is a one-day tournament and plays until completion
  • Structure Sheet

9PM: Event 38 – $200 Multi-Event Turbo Satellite (1-in-10)

  • 1-in-10 win $1,700 package: seat into any $1,100 and $400 Showdown event plus $200 in cash
  • Players begin with 10,000 in chips and 15-minute levels
  • Late registration/re-entry available until start of Level 5
  • This is a one-day tournament and plays until completion
  • Structure Sheet

Complete 2021 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown Schedule

Seminole Hard Rock Safe + Sounds Guidelines

Poker Showdown Ready to Go

The 2021 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown is set to kick off Thursday morning as we celebrate our 10th anniversary with the World Poker Tour. The festival makes its return with 29 primary events, more than $3,000,000 in guarantees, and headlined by the WPT Poker Showdown Championship.

The series has a wide variety of options from start to finish along with the return of a $25K High Roller and $50K Super High Roller event. Action gets underway with the opening event, a $600 buy-in Deep Stack No Limit Hold’em with a $500,000 guaranteed prize pool and six starting flights.

The $2,000,000 guarantee Championship starts on April 23 and we will have 16 satellites running throughout the series to give you chance to play on a televised WPT final table.

Click the link below the check out the schedule and find the game that is right for you. We look forward to seeing our good friends and meeting players coming to South Florida to play for the first time.

2021 Poker Showdown Schedule

Marco Rodriguez ($4,160) Chops Up Quad Stack Bounty Seven Ways

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Hollywood, Florida
$200 Quad Stack Double

Green Chip Bounty NLH (Freeze-Out)
$20,000 Guaranteed
Entries: 269
Prize Pool:  $43,578
Wednesday, April 7, 2021

Marco Rodriguez during 2015 LHPO

Thank you to everyone who came out last night and the final 7 winners!

PLACEFIRST NAMELAST NAMEPRIZE AMOUNT
1MARCORODRIGUEZ$4,160*
2RICKKALGSTEIN$3,618*
3ROBERTOBENDECK$3,407*
4ROYSALTER$2,460*
5CARLPIPITONE$2,201*
6DONALDYOUNGMAN$2,182*
7ALBERTORODRIGUEZ$2,182*
8JEFFREYGAMBREL$762
9JEFFREYPARDUE$762
10JACOBRISTICH$572
11JEREMYGOUREAU$572
12JONATHANSHAPIRO$572
13DEVONDMARSHALL$490
14JOSEPHDUCHMAN$490
15BRENTHILLIARD$490
16HANYAYOUB$410
17HECTORPACHECO$410
18HOWARDBECKS$410
19STEEVESMITH$339
20JORGECUESTA$339
21EVGHARACHENKO$339
22ANTONIOALBANES$271
23JUANMUBARAK PERALTA$271
24MOTIOHAYON$271
25ALAINCANDALES FALCON$233
26NICHOLASVISCONTI$233
27GLENNMENNE$233
28CHRISTOPHERDASKO$207
29JOHNDOWNS JR$207
30RAINOLFORICARDO$207
31ANDREYKOLCHKOV$207
32JOHNUTLEY$207
33TOMISLAVKRIZANIC$207
34OSMANYSALDANAS$207
*Denotes 7-Way Deal

*Final 8 players received a final table bonus of a $400 entry into this Saturday’s WPT Poker Showdown Championship Mega Satellite!

April 2021 Daily Tournaments

Download April Calendar (PDF)
Download WPT Poker Showdown Schedule (PDF)

DateTimeBuy-InTournamentStructure Sheet
Thu, Apr 111:00 AM$150Big Stack Turbo No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry)Structure
Thu, Apr 16:00 PM$130Big Stack No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry)Structure
Fri, Apr 26:00 PM$150Deep Stack Green Chip Bounty No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - 88 Entry Max FieldStructure
Sat, Apr 311:00 AM$150Deep Stack No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - 88 Entry MaxStructure
Sat, Apr 36:00 PM$100Deep Stack Turbo No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - 88 Entry MaxStructure
Sun, Apr 412:00 PM$150Triple Stack Turbo No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry)Structure
Mon, Apr 56:00 PM$150Deep Stack No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $10,000 GuaranteedStructure
Tue, Apr 611:00 AM$150Deep Stack Double Green Chip Bounty NLH (Re-Entry)Structure
Tue, Apr 66:00 PM$150Deep Stack No Limit Hold'em (Single Re-Entry)Structure
Wed, Apr 711:00 AM$100Step Satellite into WPT Mega Satellite on 4/10 (Re-Entry) (1 in 5) - 5 Seats GuaranteedStructure
Wed, Apr 76:00 PM$200Quad Stack Double Green Chip Bounty NLH (Freeze-Out) - $20,000 GuaranteedStructure
Thu, Apr 811:00 AM$150Big Stack Turbo No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry)Structure
Thu, Apr 86:00 PM$130Big Stack No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry)Structure
Fri, Apr 911:00 AM$100Step Satellite into WPT Mega Satellite on 4/10 (Re-Entry) (1 in 5) - 5 Seats GuaranteedStructure
Fri, Apr 96:00 PM$150Deep Stack Green Chip Bounty No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - 88 Entry Max FieldStructure
Sat, Apr 1011:00 AM$150Deep Stack No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - 88 Entry MaxStructure
Sat, Apr 106:00 PM$400Mega Satellite into WPT Showdown Championship (Re-Entry) - (5) $3,500 Seats GuaranteedStructure
Mon, Apr 126:00 PM$150Deep Stack No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $10,000 GuaranteedStructure
Tue, Apr 1311:00 AM$140Mega Turbo Satellite into Event #1 (1 in 5) - 10 Seats GTDStructure
Tue, Apr 133:00 PM$150Multi Satellite into Event #1 and any $400 Event Plus $250 Cash - (5 Packages GTD) (1 in 10)Structure
Tue, Apr 137:00 PM$140Mega Turbo Satellite into Event #1 (1 in 5) - 5 Seats GTDStructure
Wed, Apr 1411:00 AM$140Mega Turbo Satellite into Event #1 (1 in 5) - 10 Seats GTDStructure
Wed, Apr 143:00 PM$150Multi Satellite into Event #1 and any $400 Event Plus $250 Cash - (5 Packages GTD) (1 in 10)Structure
Wed, Apr 147:00 PM$140Mega Turbo Satellite into Event #1 (1 in 5) - 5 Seats GTDStructure
April 15-April 28thWPT Poker Showdown Held in the Seminole BallroomSchedule
Thu, Apr 2911:00 AM$150Big Stack Turbo No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry)Structure
Thu, Apr 296:00 PM$130Big Stack No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry)Structure
Fri, Apr 306:00 PM$150Deep Stack Green Chip Bounty No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - 88 Entry Max FieldStructure
Sat, May 111:00 AM$400Deep Stack No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $25,000 GuaranteedStructure