Poker in the Park September 2 through 3 in London

August 25, 2011

Everyone is gearing up for the 2011 Poker in the Park to take place next weekend in London. This event is one of Europe’s premier poker festivals, and now is confirmed as the official media sponsor of the festival. Running September 2nd through 3rd, there is a lot of poker action packed into these two days at Hanover Square, around the corner from Oxford Circus. And best of all the festival is free to all who wish to attend.

This will be the fifth annual installment of Poker in the Park and coordinators expect at least 20,000 poker people to attend to see what’s new and experience the “new set up.”

Covering the festival will be’s newest poker correspondent, Tatjana Pasalic, part of the tablog team.

One new feature for this year’s Poker in the Park is the Main Stage where live music, magicians, and lots of other entertainment will perform. The British Poker Awards will also take place at the festival and tons of celebrity poker players will be playing poker, fraternizing with fans, and even signing autographs.

Free poker tourneys will start every hour, and sit and gos will be held within poker domes in the area all weekend. Perhaps the most talked about attraction is the Poker Pro Lecture where poker pros will tell some of their secrets to winning at the felt. Find more info at


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