World Series of Poker 2008 Schedule

The schedule for the 2008 World Series of Poker at the Rio Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas has been announced.

It all begins on May 28th and there will be 44 bracelets up for grabs. The Poker Lifestyle expo is also running again and starts on July 27.

2008 WSOP Schedule - The complete schedule of 2008 World Series of Poker events follows:

Date  Time Event # 2008  Buy-In 
May 28 9 AM Registration Opens, Live Action & Satellites Begin
May 29 Registration, Live Action & Satellites
May 30 12 noon 1 World Championship Pot-Limit Hold'em   $10,000
May 31 12 noon 2a No-Limit Hold'em Day 1A   $1500
June 1 12 noon 2b No-Limit Hold'em Day 1B
June 2 12 noon 3 Pot-Limit Hold'em   $1500
June 2 5 PM 4 Mixed Holdem (3 day event)   $5,000
June 3 12 noon 5 No-Limit Hold'em (w/ rebuys)   $1000
June 3 5 PM 6 Omaha Hi-Low Split-8 or Better   $1500
June 4 12 noon 7 No-Limit Hold'em   $2000
June 4 5 PM 8 World Championship Mixed Event   $10,000
June 5 12 noon 9 No-Limit Hold'em   $1500
June 5 5 PM 10 Omaha/Seven Card Stud Hi-Low   $2500
June 6 12 noon 11 No-Limit Hold'em Shootout   $5,000
June 6 5 PM 12 Limit Hold'em   $1500
June 7 12 noon 13 No-Limit Hold'em   $2500
June 7 5 PM 14 World Championship 7 Card Stud   $10,000
June 8 12 noon 15 Ladies No-Limit Hold'em World Championship   $1000
June 8 5 PM 16 Omaha Hi-Low Split-8 or Better   $2000
June 9 12 noon 17 No-Limit Hold'em Shootout   $1500
June 9 5 PM 18 No-Limit 2-7 Draw Lowball w/Re-Buys   $5000
June 10 12 noon 19 Pot-Limit Omaha   $1500
June 10 5 PM 20 Limit Hold'em   $2000
June 11 12 noon 21 No-Limit Hold'em   $5000
June 11 5 PM 22 H.O.R.S.E   $3000
June 12 12 noon 23 No-Limit Hold'em   $2000
June 12 5 PM 24 Pot-Limit Holdem/Omaha   $2500
June 13 12 noon 25 World Championship Heads Up No-Limit Hold'em (256 player max)   $10,000
June 13 5 PM 26 Seven Card Razz   $1500
June 14 12 noon 27 No-Limit Hold'em   $1500
June 14 5 PM 28 Pot-Limit Omaha W/Rebuys   $5000
June 15 12 noon 29 No-Limit Hold'em   $3000
June 15 5 PM 30 World Championship Limit Hold'em   $10,000
June 16 12 noon 31 No-Limit Hold'em / Six Handed   $2500
June 17 12 noon 32 No-Limit Hold'em   $1500
June 17 5 PM 33 World Championship Seven Card Stud Hi-Low Split-8 or Better   $5000
June 18 12 noon 34 Pot-Limit Omaha W/Re-Buys   $1500
June 18 5 PM 35 Seven Card Stud   $1500
June 19 12 noon 36 No-Limit Hold'em   $1500
June 19 5 PM 37 World Championship Omaha Hi-Low Split-8 or Better   $10,000
June 20 12 noon 38 Pot-Limit Hold'em   $2000
June 21 12 noon 39 No-Limit Hold'em   $1500
June 22 12 noon 40 2-7 Triple Draw Lowball (Limit)   $2500
June 22 5 PM 41 Mixed Hold'em (limit/no-limit)   $1500
June 23 12 noon 42 Seniors No-Limit Hold’em World Championship   $1000
June 24 12 noon 43 Pot-Limit Omaha Hi-low Split-8 or Better   $1500
June 25 12 noon 44 No-Limit Hold'em w/Re-Buys   $1000
June 25 5 PM 45 World Championship H.O.R.S.E   $50,000
June 26 12 noon 46 No-Limit Hold'em / Six Handed   $5000
June 26 5 PM 47 Seven Card Stud Hi-Low-8 or Better   $1500
June 27 12 noon 48 No-Limit Hold'em   $2000
June 28 12 noon 49 No-Limit Hold'em   $1500
June 29 12 noon 50 World Championship Pot Limit Omaha   $10,000
June 29 5 PM 51 H.O.R.S.E   $1500
June 30 12 noon 52 No-Limit Hold’em   $1500
July 1 12 noon 53 Limit Hold'em Shootout   $1500
July 2 10 AM Media Event
July 2 Satellite Day
July 2 2 PM Ante Up For Africa Charity Event   $5000
July 3 12 noon 54a World Championship No-Limit Texas Hold'em Day 1A   $10,000
July 4 12 noon 54b Day 1B 2,500 Players
July 5 12 noon 54c Day 1C 2,500 Players
July 6 12 noon 54d Day 1D 2,500 Players
July 7 12 noon 55 Casino Employees No-Limit Hold'em   $500
July 8 12 noon Day 2A
July 9 12 noon Day 2B
July 10 12 noon Day 3
July 11 12 noon Day 4
July 12 12 noon Day 5
July 13 12 noon Day 6
July 14 12 noon Day 7
July 15 Off
July 16 12 noon Final Table

General Information

For events 2 & 54, you may request your first day of play based on seating availabilty.

Single Table Satellites, Mega Satellites and Live Action begin on May 28, 2008

Mega Satellite Schedule:

  • $330 Mega Satellites Monday - Thursday at 3 PM.
  • $550 Mega Satellites Friday - Sunday at 3 PM.
  • $1060 Mega Satellites Daily at 9 PM.

Mega Satellite Days July 2 - 5:

  • $330 Mega Satellites at 6 PM.
  • $550 Buy-In Mega Satellites at 10 AM and 4 PM.
  • $1060 Buy-In Mega Satellites at 1 PM and 9 PM.

Turbo Mega Satellite July 6:

  • $1060 Turbo Mega Satellite at 8AM

$50k H.O.R.S.E. Mega Satellite Days May 31, June 1, 16, 20, and 21 :

  • $2250 Mega Satellites at 5 PM.

Nightly Tournaments From May 29 - July 15:

  • $340 Buy-In No-Limit Hold'em tournaments nightly at 7 PM.

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