MWPL is free to play. Play whenever, wherever and as often as you like.
Players will start out each game with 1500 chips. Players have the option to get 500 chip add-ons from the bar by purchasing a $5 bar tabs. Players may purchase as many of these bar tabs as they like before and up to and including first break. If you get knocked out before break you have the option to rebuy back in at what ever $5 incriment you wish.
Nightly winners and sometimes 2nd or 3rd place will win prizes from the bar. Top 50% based on overall points qualifies you for our monthly (4 week) tournaments. Once qualified for the monthly tournanments, you will have a shot at the big money.
Ways to Qualify and Win Additional Prizes
MWPL Monthly Tournament
All you got to do is be in the top 50% of overal points to qualify or 1 Win or 2 Seconds. We payout 2 places. 1st $150, 2nd $50
Battle of the Bars
Play in this unique teamed poker tournament. You and another player will team up and play against other teams. You will switch out periodically and play a full blind level or two. Then your partner sits in and plays. You only have one stack of chips so you and partner will have to work together to keep gaining chips and maintaining your stack. (see BOB Rules and Structure) In order for you to participate in Battle of the Bars you and your teammate must have both played at least once for the bar that you representing.
Annual Champions Tournaments
All 1st and 2nd place finishers of monthly tournaments qualify for Annual Champions Tournament. A max of 24 players will be allowed. 1st $150 2nd: $50.
Midwest Poker League is totally legal and designed for players that want to have fun.
Come out and patronize the bars that have the games.