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February 2024

Get the Hotel Lowdown for GUKPT Blackpool 10th - 17th March

With just a couple of weeks before the GUKPT kicks off in the popular Lancashire seaside resort of Blackpool, now is the time to book!

Last Chance to Book Exclusive, Deeply Discounted Rooms at Clayton Ballsbridge for Irish Open

MET still has a few rooms available for Irish Open players at an exclusive, discounted rate of €179 per night Single B&B and €189 per night Double B&B.

With Six Weeks to go Now is the Time to Book Irish Open Hotels!

MainEventTravel.com is offering amazing rates on Irish Open Hotels from €117 per night and Hotel + Buy-in Packages from €1089!

Las Vegas Hotel Lowdown

It’s said that there are more hotel rooms in Las Vegas than in any other city in the world –130,000 and counting – so you’ll be spoilt for choice when you head to Sin City

Malta Poker Festival will host a Grand Event Remote Day 1 at Hippodrome Casino London

Malta Poker Festival has announced it will be hosting its first-ever Remote Grand Event Day 1 event at the illustrious Hippodrome Casino in London.

WSOP releases 2024 schedule

The 2024 World Series of Poker schedule has been released and it’s the biggest ever with 99 bracelets up for grabs.

Malta Poker Festival Package Winner Heading to Malta VIP Style!

Marcos Ramon Aran Calvo will be heading to Malta Poker Festival in VIP style in April after winning an amazing €2,000 VIP Package in a MainEventTravel giveaway.

Check out UK Poker Open Coventry Schedule and Accommodation

Last year the UK Poker Open immediately broke records as the biggest Grosvenor tournament ever held.

Meli wins GUKPT Manchester; up next UK Poker Open + GUKPT Blackpool

French player Vince Meli has won the GUKPT Manchester Main Event at the second leg of this year’s GUKPT. He scored £83,895 after beating Tom Laghzaoui heads-up.

Win back up to 100% of your MET Tournament Travel in the #FinalTableFreeroll next month!

March presents an exciting lineup of dozens of poker tournaments featured in MainEventTravel's exclusive promotion – #FinalTableFreeroll!

Elevate your Gift-Giving Game with MainEventTravel.com!

Why settle for red roses when you can share red hearts (and diamonds!) and Gift the Poker People you love with a HEART-WARMING EXPERIENCE?

WSOP® is set to announce schedule for 55th Annual Festival in Las Vegas

Rumour has it the Official Schedule for the 55th Annual WSOP 2024 is due to be launched next week!

January 2024

Win your way to Malta Poker Festival this Spring, VIP Style!

WIN a 5* VIP MPF Grand Event Prize Package valued at nearly €2050 with MPF & MET!

The EAPT heads to Madrid with MET as Official Travel Partner

The EAPT  returns to Spain to once again give poker fans the chance to win hundreds of thousands of euros and trips to Cyprus. 

Jamie Le wins first-ever UKPL Main Event

Congratulations to the first-ever UKPL Main Event Champion, Jamie Le. He beat the 371-entry field in Coventry, to take home the first-place prize of £37,605!

MainEventTravel.com Launches Pay When You Stay!

You asked for it! We delivered! MainEventTravel.com offers Pay When You Stay hotels making Poker Travel booking even easier and more flexible!

Vegas – The Perfect Poker Holiday Destination For Early 2024

If you’re aiming to beat the post-Christmas blues and treat yourself to a cheeky list poker holiday early next year, you can’t do much better than booking a trip to Las Vegas! First off, there’s the weather – an average of nine hours of sunshine a day in February and 10+ hours in March.

February Offers Exciting Opportunities for potential #FinalTableFreeroll Winners

Wherever in the world you’re planning to play poker in February, don’t forget to take part in MainEventTravel’s biggest promotion ever, #FinalTableFreeroll!

Exclusive VIP Packages & Room rates available for Malta Poker Festival Spring 2024

MainEventTravel.com will provide travel solutions to players making their way to the highly anticipated MPF Spring 2024, including exclusive VIP Packages & Room rates. 

Coventry Sight Seeing

Coventry is sometimes overlooked as a tourist destination but this historic city has a lot going for it. Legend has it that Coventry was the birthplace of St. George – dragon slayer and patron saint of England. However, perhaps Coventry’s most enduring legend is the tale of Lady Godiva.

888poker LIVE’s new UK Poker League starts this week

There is already a huge buzz regarding the launch this week of 888poker LIVE’s new UK Poker League in Coventry. The £560 Main Event starts on Thursday with a bunch of other exciting side events on the schedule as well.

Sightseeing in Dublin

Dublin is an ideal destination for a city break – there is tons to do and your main problem will be how to cram it all in! However, Dublin is a very manageable city and it’s easy to get around on foot, or you can get a day ticket for the hop-on hop-off buses which pass by most of the main attractions.

Luke Porter wins first GUKPT Main Event of 2024; next up UK Poker League in Coventry

Luke Porter has won his first-ever major tournament after taking down GUKPT London, the first GUKPT event of 2024. The 40-year-old beat British poker pro Tom Hall heads-up to secure his victory and a £116,710 first prize, nearly ten times his previous total in live tournament winnings.

Beat the January Blues with MainEventTravel and Luxon Pay

Blue Monday falls on the third Monday of every January and has been designated the most depressing day of the year thanks to a combination of bad weather, long nights, and the lingering aftermath of the festive period.

Top Hotel Recommendations for UKPC Nottingham

Heading to Nottingham for the upcoming UKPC? Here are some of our top hotel recommendations – all the properties are an easy drive/cab ride from the Dusk Till Dawn venue.

Heading to GUKPT London this week? Here are six hotels conveniently sited near the Vic!

The Hilton Metropole is a top choice for the GUKPT Grand Final – it’s super-convenient, comfortable and not too pricey.

Ludovic “Gr4vyB04t” Geilich joins Team Grosvenor

Ludovic Geilich, one of the UK’s most successful poker players, has joined #TeamGrosvenor as its newest Sponsored Pro.

MET joins forces with DTD and GGPoker to Giveaway UKPC Packages!

As the Official Travel Partner of Dusk Till Dawn, MET has partnered with UKPC to send two players to the event with a Buy-in and Travel Package.

Empire Casino, Leicester Square

The Empire Casino offers a busy roster of daily tournaments including a £108 tournament with unlimited re-entries which kicks off at noon every Sunday (apart from the first of the month.)

Aspers Casino Westfield Stratford City

Aspers’ prestigious Stratford casino in London’s East End goes from strength to strength as a top poker destination. It’s the biggest card room in London with warm and friendly staff.

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