WPT Prime Madrid 2023: Full Schedule, Venue, & More
Last Updated: September 20, 2023
The WPT season continues to draw to its end, which will be marked by the poker extravaganza that is WPT World Championship in December, but we are not quite there just yet.
A few more stops of the WPT and WPT Prime remain to be played out, and the upcoming WPT Prime Madrid is the next one on the schedule.
On the calendar for September 23 – October 2, and with Main Event starting on September 28, WPT Prime Madrid is just around the corner, and it’s high time you get ready for your upcoming trip.
If you are not yet sure about going, keep reading and find out more about the upcoming WPT Prime Madrid festival and all the exciting events that Gran Via Casino in Madrid will be hosting over the next couple of weeks.
WPT Prime Madrid Schedule & Highlights
Ever since its inception, WPT Prime tour has been there to offer a more affordable access to world class poker tournaments that WPT is known for.
WPT Prime Madrid, which will be starting in a matter of days, is another festival that will fit within that mold, with numerous events in the €100 – €330 range, along with the €1,100 Main Event.
This means you will have a chance to play in real WPT events for just a couple of hundred Euros, and compete for huge prize pools that will be created by the hundreds of players expected to attend the festival in the Spanish capital.
The WPT Prime Main Event will come with its usual €1,100 buy-in and long levels of play, but a number of exciting side events, including the multi-day €330 Gran Stack, the €100 Women’s NLH, and the €220 Seniors NLH will all be there to make the series even more appealing.
High rollers will also get their chance, with a special €3,200 WPT High Roller scheduled for the final day of the festival, October 2, making it a great way to wrap up the festival and give players who busted the Main one last chance to win big in Madrid.
Full WPT Prime Madrid Schedule
With a total of 14 events, WPT Prime Madrid may not be the most comprehensive poker festival you have ever visited, but it will offer all of the quality of a WPT event, the big prize pools you have grown to expect, and plenty of fun poker action at a very affordable price.
Here is a look at the full WPT Prime Madrid schedule, with all 14 events listed for your convenience:
|September 23||#1 WPT Opener||€220||4:00 PM|
|September 23||#2 NLH Survivor||€115||7:30 PM|
|September 24||#3 WPT NLH Bounty||€220||4:00 PM|
|September 24||#4 Rapido||€150||7:30 PM|
|September 25||#5 Pot Limit Omaha||€250||4:00 PM|
|September 25||#6 NLH 20/20/20||€150||7:30 PM|
|September 26||#7 Gran Stack Day 1A||€330||4:00 PM|
|September 26||#8 PLO 20/20/20||€220||7:30 PM|
|September 27||#7 Gran Stack Day 1B||$330||4:00 PM|
|September 28||#7 Gran Stack Day 2||N/A||2:00 PM|
|September 28||#9 WPT Prime Day 1A||€1,100||3:00 PM|
|September 29||#9 WPT Prime Day 1B||€1,100||3:00 PM|
|September 30||#9 WPT Prime Day 1C||€1,100||3:00 PM|
|September 30||#9 WPT Prime Day 1D Turbo||€1,100||8:00 PM|
|October 1||#10 WPT Women’s NLH||€100||3:00 PM|
|October 1||WPT Prime Day 2||N/A||3:00 PM|
|October 1||#11 WPT Bounty Confidential NLH||€1,100||4:00 PM|
|October 2||#12 WPT Seniors NLH||€220||3:00 PM|
|October 2||#13 WPT High Roller||€3,200||4:00 PM|
|October 2||#9 WPT Prime Final Day||N/A||3:00 PM|
|October 2||#14 The WPT Closer||€150||4:00 PM|
Poker Extravaganza in the Heart of Madrid
Located in the heart of the historic capital of Spain, Casino Gran Via is one of the most luxurious casinos in Western Europe, and it features a poker room worthy of the caliber of event we expect WPT Prime Madrid to be.
The casino will play host to the full two weeks of poker action, with tournaments and cash games running around the clock, and a variety of other services, including food, cocktails, and gaming, available at all hours of day and night.
Away from the tables, the city of Madrid will provide players with a plethora of enjoyable and exciting experiences, ranging from art exhibits to wonderful gastronomic experiences you will never forget.
Within walking distance of Casino Gran Via, you will find a variety of historic landmarks, such as Plaza Major, Palacio Real de Madrid, Catedral de Santa Maria la Real de la Almudena, Puerta de Alcala, and many of the country’s most notable museums.
While Madrid may not be known as one of Europe’s nightlife centers, you will still be able to find more than enough bars and clubs to spend amazing nights after the long days of playing poker, especially for those special nights when celebrations are in order.
To date, Madrid has played host to a number of prestigious live poker events, with most players who went once coming back for more, as few places in the world can replicate the beauty and appeal of one of Europe’s most historic and influential cities.
Get Ready for WPT Prime Madrid
WPT Prime Madrid is now just days away, and it is high time you pack your bags and finalize your preparations for the big fiesta.
The festival promises plenty of good fun and exhilarating poker action over nearly two full weeks, but if you can’t quite attend the entire show, getting out there for the Main Event is highly recommended.
If you are looking for an affordable poker festival in Europe with a variety of events and game formats, WPT Prime Madrid is certainly one of the best options in the coming weeks, so don’t miss out on participating in the last WPT event on European soil in 2023.