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Card Player Poker Tour Series Set For December In West Palm Beach

12-Event Series Hits Palm Beach Kennel Club With More Than $100,00 In Guaranteed Prizes


The Poker Room at West Palm Beach’s iconic Palm Beach Kennel Club will host the Card Player Poker Tour the day after Christmas through New Year’s Eve.

“We’re looking forward to working with Card Player to offer a great tournament series and bring some excitement to our room. We feel our Poker Room has established itself as one of the best for cash games, but we want to keep up with the competitive tournament scene as well. It can’t be forgotten that PBKC hosted some of the largest tournaments in Florida’s history,” said Poker Room Director Noah Carbone.

The 12-tournament series officially kicks off Dec. 26, with more than $100,000 in guaranteed prizes up for grabs. The six-day series features a variety of action-packed events, with buy-ins ranging from just $40 to $330. In addition, the top six players with the most points accumulated during the series will split a $6,000 bonus (1st – $2,000, 2nd – $1,500, 3rd – $1,000, 4th – $750, 5th – $500, and 6th – $250).

“We are excited to have the CPPT here and we are expecting great fields and lots of excitement. The week after Christmas is always a great time to host a big event,” said Tournament Director Wil Herrera.

$125 No-Limit Hold’em $10K GTD Dec 26 2 $125
$230 No-Limit Hold’em $60K GTD Dec 27 3 $230
$330 Pot-Limit Omaha 8/OB $8K GTD Dec 29 2 $330
$125 No-Limit Hold’em $50 Bounty Six Max $5K GTD Dec 30 2 $125
$125 No-Limit Hold’em Turbo Dec 31 1 $125

About PBKC Poker Room

The Poker Room at Palm Beach Kennel Club is one of the largest in the state. The elegant and non-smoking rooms include 64 poker tables with no-limit cash games and daily tournaments. There are big money daily promotions and the Bad Beat Jackpot. The highest Bad Beat Jackpot of $504,833 was paid out on Sept. 23, 2012, and millions more have been paid out since. The room also features table games including Three Card Poker and Ultimate Texas Hold’em. The games are easy for anyone to learn, play, and win!

Plus, with more than 500 TV monitors, fans can watch, wager, and win on thrilling live greyhound racing and simulcast horse action. Catch all your favorite college and NFL games so you don’t miss a play. Enjoy friendly service, full-service bars, and delicious food. Table-side food and beverage service is also available so you don’t have to miss a hand.

Thrilling Live Racing

Palm Beach Kennel Club is one of the greatest year-round attractions with fun and excitement for everyone, from spectacular greyhound racing and poker action, to special events and fine and casual dining.

Being one of the most competitive tracks in the country, PBKC has been home to some of the best greyhounds in the history of the sport and The Big Three $150,000 Stakes Series, comprised of the $50,000 “He’s My Man” Classic, $50,000 James W. Paul 3/8ths Mile Derby and $50,000 Arthur J. Rooney, Sr. St. Pat’s Invitational named in honor of Rooney Family patriarch Art Rooney, Sr.

The popular Backstretch radio show broadcasts live from PBKC every Friday with Benny the Boot and Mike Balsamo. The show highlights recent and upcoming greyhound and poker events, plus horse racing highlights, commentary, and breaking news.

Simulcast /OTB

Palm Beach Kennel Club provides the best in simulcast wagering from the nation’s top facilities. Whether you enjoy thoroughbreds, greyhounds, harness racing, or jai alai, there are plenty of ways to win and more than 500 screens to view the action.

Watch, wager, and win on full cards, featuring the best thoroughbred racing from the top tracks including: Gulfstream Park, Belmont, Churchill Downs, Keeneland, Aqueduct, Saratoga, Santa Anita and more. PBKC is the place to go for all the simulcast special events such as the Florida Derby, Kentucky Derby, Preakness, Belmont, and Breeders’ Cup races.


Because there’s never a dull moment at Palm Beach Kennel Club, it’s easy to work up an appetite! PBKC also offers a wide range of delicious choices, where you can place bets and watch the races right from your table.

The Paddock Restaurant offers a unique combination of dining and entertainment in an elegant, expansive dining room featuring a commanding view of the fast-paced action. All meals are cooked to order with the freshest ingredients. There are several daily chef’s specials and an outstanding wine list to compliment any meal.

The Terrace Restaurant, located on the track’s second floor, offers sit-down, full-service dining and serves delicious items at finish-line table seating in air-conditioned comfort.

For and all tournament schedules and jackpots visit the PBKC homepage. Follow PBKC on Twitter & Facebook @pbkennelclub for updates and visit the Card Player Poker Tour homepage for more information.

Check out the hotel rates for this upcoming CPPT event below.

PBKC Card Player Poker Tour Partner Hotel Rates
Dec. 25, 2019 – Jan. 1, 2020
*Rates based on availability and do not include tax

600 Northpoint Parkway, West Palm Beach, FL 33047
Reservations: (561) 640-9000
Group Name: Palm Beach Kennel Club Hosts Card Player Poker Tour Room Block

1800 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Reservations: (561) 683-8810
Group Name: Kennel Club Block

1301 Belvedere Road, WPB, FL 33405
Reservations: (561) 659-3880 × 7109
Group Name: Palm Beach Kennel Club

2375 James L Turnage Blvd, West Palm Beach, FL 33406
Reservations: (561) 686-1006
Group Name: Card Player Poker Tour