MGM Resorts International shared the existence of its first ever MGM Resorts East Coast Poker Tour (ECPT), taking place in Atlantic City’s MGM National Harbor, MGM Springfield, and Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa.
The co-branded tournament series runs throughout 2020, kicking off with the Potomac Winter Poker Open at MGM National Harbor on February 5-17 and concluding with the $2 m Guaranteed Championship at Borgata’s Fall Poker Open on November 15-20.
“MGM Resorts offers players the best poker product on the East Coast,” said Jorge Perez, Portfolio President. “Our East Coast Poker Tour is a great way for us to showcase three of our industry-leading properties while creating an exciting tournament series for our guests and poker enthusiasts.”
Five co-branded events and a co-branded championship will feature on the tour. Events include one MGM Springfield (The Armory Classic), two MGM National Harbor (Potomac PokerOpen(s): February / July) and three Borgata (Spring Poker Open, Summer Poker Open & Fall Poker Open Championship), including the Championship.
Between February 5, 2020 and August 24, 2020, players will qualify for the MGM Resorts ECPT leaderboard by participating in one of the five tournaments prior to the championship.