WSOP-Circuit Rio – R$8M+ Gtd!

The WSOP Circuit is strolling down the white sands of Copacana beach, ready for a festival of poker in Rio this autumn!

Main Event

There’s a huge R$4M to play for in the Main Event.

Before the live action moves to the ultra-glamorous Copacabana Beach Hotel from 27th September, an Online Day 1 will take place 23rd September.

With three Live Day 1s in total, you have plenty of opportunities to progress to Day 2 with a sizeable stack.

A mix of tournaments

Starting 25th September, the nine-event series boasts a massive R$8M+ guaranteed prize pool.

Buy-ins start from just R$800, and there’s a healthy mix of tournaments, including PLO and 6-max.

For the full WSOP Circuit Rio schedule, please click here.

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The R$4M Main Event:

An Online Day 1 will take place before the tournament moves onto the live felt:

  • Online Day 1A = Sunday 23rd September (21:00 CET)

There will be three Live Day 1s:

  • Live Day 1A = Thursday 27th September (13:00)
  • Live Day 1B = Friday 28th September (13:00)
  • Live Day 1C = Saturday 29th September (13:00)Players who progress through any Day 1 will take a seat at Day 2, starting 13:00 on Sunday 30th September.


All the cards will be dealt at the famous Copacabana Palace Hotel! Located in front of the world-famous Copacabana beach, it’s also close to the commercial center and the Ipanema and Leblon districts.

Copacabana Palace Hotel
Avenida Atlântica 1702,
Rio de Janeiro,
CEP 22021 001,

Tel: +55 21 2548-7070

Getting there

By Air

Rio de Janeiro International Airport is located 32km from the Copacabana Palace. The airport has links from most major cities in Europe and a select few in mainland United States.

By Car

The Copacabana Palace is located 32km from Rio de Janeiro International Airport.

Where to stay

Special hotel rate for players

If you stay at the Copacabana Palace during WSOP-C Rio then you can take advantage of a special discounted price.

Simply book your stay using this link and a player discount will automatically be applied to the price.

Copacabana Palace Hotel
Avenida Atlântica 1702,
Rio de Janeiro,
CEP 22021 001,

Tel: +55 21 2548-7070

Please note that the WSOP-C Rio is taking place live from 25th September - 2nd October 2018.