If you are a New Zealand poker fan and you are looking forward to enjoying some live poker action, then we have a treat for you. There are numerous poker tournaments at casinos and local bars all around New Zealand that you partake in for some fun and rewards in these times.
New Zealand Poker Night at the Wapiti Sports Bar in Auckland
You can enjoy a fun poker night at the Wapiti Sports Bar. It will take place on the 21st of April from7:30 to 10:30 PM. It is a professional poker night run by the National Pub Poker. It is a Texas Hold 'em type of tournament. The bar offers happy hour pricing during the game, with drinks starting at only $5 for each drink. You can also enjoy special food items from the selected main menu of the bar for only $15. You should not worry about parking, as there are plenty of free parking spots behind the bar.
Saturday Texas Holdem Poker Game in Hamilton
Wondering where to spend Saturday night on the 11th of April? You do not have to wonder anymore. If you are a New Zealand poker fan, you can head to the Frankton Hotel in Hamilton Waikato to enjoy the Weekly Saturday Poker Game at the Aleways Inn Sports Bar. You will test your skills against some of the best New Zealand Poker players in H-Towns. There is also a 13-week season where the victor of each Saturday game also earns a seat at the National Pub Poker League Regionals. That is not all, as the top 8 players on the leader board by the end of each season will get a seat as well. So in total, 21 players will qualify for the NPPL Regionals.
The Saturday Night Poker has $40 buy-in and 20 minute blind levels. It also has $20 unlimited re-buys until level 6, where there is a break and re-buys will cost an extra $20. All buy-ins and re-buys are worth 20,000 chips.
New Zealand Poker Texas Hold 'em Tournament at Rotorua
On the 8th of April, you can head to Rotorua and enjoy a New Zealand Poker Texas Hold 'em Tournament. It has a cash prize of up to $5000. It starts at 7:00, and late entries allowed until 8. The admission costs $20, and 2x $20 re-buys and 1x $10 add-on, which are permitted until the end of the initial break. Food and drinks start from 4 PM and end at 8 PM, and tables are open from 6 PM. There is free car parking, free WIFI, and easy wheel-chair access.
These are only some of the local New Zealand Poker events that you can attend for some local poker fun.