World Series of Poker kicks off in Las Vegas

May 28, 2013 3:01 AM

The 44th annual World Series of Poker WSOP – a set of poker tournaments open to anyone 21 years of age or older – officially puts cards in the air on the Wednesday following Memorial Day – May 29, 2013. 

The annual poker extravaganza, which dates back to 1970, is televised exclusively on ESPN from the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. The tournament series consists of a comprehensive slate of the game’s most popular poker variations running this year from May 29 through July 15.

2013 44th Annual World Series of Poker Schedule

Wed, May 29th–12:00 PM–Event #1: Casino Employees No-Limit Hold’em–$500 

Wed, May 29th–5:00 PM–Event #2: No-Limit Hold’em / Eight Handed–$5,000 

Thu, May 30th–11:00 AM–Event #3A: No-Limit Hold’em–$1,000 

Thu, May 30th–5:00 PM–Event #3B: No-Limit Hold’em–$1,000 

Fri, May 31st–12:00 PM–Event #4: No-Limit Hold’em / Six Handed–$1,500 

Fri, May 31st–5:00 PM–Event #5: Omaha/Seven Card Stud Hi-Low 8-or Better–$2,500 

Sat, Jun 1st–11:00 AM–Event #6A: “Millionaire Maker” No-Limit Hold’em–$1,500 

Sat, Jun 1st–5:00 PM–Event #6B: “Millionaire Maker” No-Limit Hold’em–$1,500 

Sun, Jun 2nd–12:00 PM–Event #7: No-Limit Hold’em–$1,000 

Sun, Jun 2nd–5:00 PM–Event #8: Eight-Game Mix–$2,500 

Mon, Jun 3rd–12:00 PM–Event #9: No-Limit Hold’em Shootout (2,000 players max)–$3,000 

Mon, Jun 3rd–5:00 PM–Event #10: Limit Hold’em–$1,500 

Tue, Jun 4th–12:00 PM–Event #11: No-Limit Hold’em / Six Handed–$2,500 

Wed, Jun 5th–12:00 PM–Event #12: Pot-Limit Hold’em–$1,500 

Wed, Jun 5th–5:00 PM–Event #13: Seven Card Stud Hi-Low Split-8 or Better–$5,000 

Thu, Jun 6th–12:00 PM–Event #14: No-Limit Hold’em–$1,500 

Fri, Jun 7th–12:00 PM–Event #15: H.O.R.S.E.–$1,500 

Fri, Jun 7th–5:00 PM–Event #16: Heads Up No-Limit Hold’em (512 player max)–$10,000 

Sat, Jun 8th–12:00 PM–Event #17: No-Limit Hold’em–$1,500 

Sun, Jun 9th–12:00 PM–Event #18: No-Limit Hold’em–$1,000 

Sun, Jun 9th–5:00 PM–Event #19: Pot-Limit Hold’em–$5,000 

Mon, Jun 10th–12:00 PM–Event #20: Omaha Hi-Low Split-8 or Better–$1,500 

Tue, Jun 11th–12:00 PM–Event #21: No-Limit Hold’em / Six Handed–$3,000 

Wed, Jun 12th–12:00 PM–Event #22: Pot-Limit Omaha–$1,500 

Wed, Jun 12th–5:00 PM–Event #23: Seven Card Stud–$2,500 

Thu, Jun 13th–12:00 PM–Event #24: No-Limit Hold’em–$1,500 

Thu, Jun 13th–5:00 PM–Event #25: Omaha Hi-Low Split-8 or Better–$5,000 

Fri, Jun 14th–10:00 AM–Event #26: Seniors No-Limit Hold’em Championship–$1,000 

Fri, Jun 14th–5:00 PM–Event #27: Mixed Max - No Limit Hold’em–$3,000 

Sat, Jun 15th–12:00 PM–Event #28: No-Limit Hold’em–$1,500 

Sat, Jun 15th–5:00 PM–Event #29: H.O.R.S.E.–$5,000 

Sun, Jun 16th–12:00 PM–Event #30: No-Limit Hold’em–$1,000 

Mon, Jun 17th–12:00 PM–Event #31: Pot-Limit Omaha Hi-low Split-8 or Better–$1,500 

Tue, Jun 18th–12:00 PM–Event #32: No-Limit Hold’em / Six Handed–$5,000 

Tue, Jun 18th–5:00 PM–Event #33: Seven Card Razz–$2,500 

Wed, Jun 19th–12:00 PM–Event #34: Turbo No-Limit Hold’em–$1,000 

Wed, Jun 19th–5:00 PM–Event #35: Pot-Limit Omaha–$3,000 

Thu, Jun 20th–12:00 PM–Event #36: No-Limit Hold’em Shootout (2,000 player max)–$1,500 

Thu, Jun 20th–5:00 PM–Event #37: Limit Hold’em–$5,000 

Fri, Jun 21st–12:00 PM–Event #38: No-Limit Hold’em / Four Handed–$2,500 

Fri, Jun 21st–5:00 PM–Event #39: Seven Card Stud Hi-Low-8 or Better–$1,500 

Sat, Jun 22nd–12:00 PM–Event #40: No-Limit Hold’em–$1,500 

Sat, Jun 22nd–5:00 PM–Event #41: Pot-Limit Omaha / Six Handed–$5,000 

Sun, Jun 23rd–12:00 PM–Event #42: No-Limit Hold’em–$1,000 

Sun, Jun 23rd–5:00 PM–Event #43: 2-7 Draw Lowball (No-Limit) –$10,000 

Mon, Jun 24th–12:00 PM–Event #44: No-Limit Hold’em–$3,000 

Tue, Jun 25th–12:00 PM–Event #45: Ante Only No-Limit Hold’em–$1,500 

Tue, Jun 25th–5:00 PM–Event #46: Pot-Limit Omaha Hi-low Split-8 or Better–$3,000 

Wed, Jun 26th–12:00 PM–Event #47: One Drop High Rollers No-Limit Hold’em–$111,111 

Wed, Jun 26th–5:00 PM–Event #48: Limit Hold’em / Six Handed–$2,500 

Thu, Jun 27th–12:00 PM–Event #49: No-Limit Hold’em–$1,500 

Thu, Jun 27th–5:00 PM–Event #50: 10-Game Mix / Six Handed–$2,500 

Fri, Jun 28th–12:00 PM–Event #51: Ladies No-Limit Hold’em Championship–$10,000 

Fri, Jun 28th–5:00 PM–Event #52: No-Limit Hold’em / Six Handed–$25,000 

Sat, Jun 29th–12:00 PM–Event #53: No-Limit Hold’em–$1,500 

Sun, Jun 30th–12:00 PM–Event #54: No-Limit Hold’em–$1,000 

Sun, Jun 30th–5:00 PM–Event #55: The Poker Players Championship–$50,000 

Mon, Jul 1st–12:00 PM–Event #56: No-Limit Hold’em–$2,500 

Tue, Jul 2nd–12:00 PM–Event #57: No-Limit Hold’em–$5,000 

Wed, Jul 3rd–12:00 PM–Event #58A: The Little One for One Drop No-Limit Hold’em–$1,111 

Wed, Jul 3rd–5:00 PM–Event #59: 2-7 Triple Draw Lowball (Limit)–$2,500 

Thu, Jul 4th–12:00 PM–Event #58B: The Little One for One Drop No-Limit Hold’em–$1,111 

Fri, Jul 5th–12:00 PM–Event #60: No-Limit Hold’em–$1,500 

Fri, Jul 5th–5:00 PM–Event #61: Pot-Limit Omaha–$10,000 

Sat, Jul 6th–12:00 PM–Event #62: No-Limit Hold’em Main Event–$10,000 

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