Bally's & Paris: Your Guide to the New Home of the World Series of Poker (WSOP)
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It's been less than 200 days since the last bracelet was dished out at the 2021 World Series of Poker, but poker's largest and most prestigious festival is back again this week, and in its traditional summer slot no less.
A lot has happened since the last time the WSOP was held in the height of the Las Vegas heat, but the biggest difference of all sees a historic change of venue as Bally's and Paris get ready to host poker summer camp on the Strip for the very first time.
Bookmark this page! All you need to know about the 2022 WSOP is here.
With the preparations still being made ahead of the start of the 2022 WSOP on May 31, PokerNews is here to give you a guide on things like:
- Parking at Bally's and Paris
- WSOP Tournament Rooms
- Las Vegas Hotels During the WSOP
- Where to eat at the WSOP
- and much more...
Bigger. Brighter. Better. The 2022 WSOP starts in 25 days for the very first time on the Las Vegas Strip at… https://t.co/PROCaoCApY— WSOP (@WSOP)
The venue for the 2022 World Series of Poker is Bally's — soon to be the Horseshoe — and Paris, located on the Las Vegas strip.
Valet services will be available at the main hotel entrances of both properties:
|Over 24 Hours per day||$18|
|Locals with valid Nevada ID||Rates apply after the first 3 hours|
|Caesars Rewards (Platinum, Diamond, Seven Stars)||Free|
|Caesars Rewards Credit Card||Free|
Rates on Friday and Saturday increase to $23/day for non-lodgers but remain at $18/day for hotel guests. Reduced price weekly parking passes will also be on offer. These will be available to purchase at the WSOP Main Cage inside the Champagne Ballroom in Paris for $100,
There are two major parking facilities and valet services available to guests and poker players throughout the WSOP.
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Paris Las Vegas Parking Garage
Park here, walk the path, take the escalator and you will end up right next to the Paris Conference Center (where the Main WSOP Cage, cash games, and Day 1 tables are located)
Bally’s Parking Lot
Park here, walk upstairs into the Bally’s Event Center (where all Final Tables, streaming and TV production, Day 2 and restart tables are located)
Say goodbye to the Amazon and Pavilion Rooms, the setup for the 2022 WSOP is slightly different. Split between the Paris Convention Center and the Bally's Event Center, here's a quick rundown on what events will be taking place where:
Paris Convention Center
This is where you will find the WSOP Main Cage located in the Champagne Ballroom. The cage will be open 24/7 from 9 a.m. on Tuesday, May 31, 2022. WSOP players are able to buy into any WSOP tournament through any of the following methods:
- Credit Card
- Cashier's Check
- WSOP Tournament Account Credit
- Wire Transfers (5 day waiting period)
Here players will have access to safety deposit boxes, WSOP/WSOP.com account deposits/withdrawals and payouts.
You will also be able to do online verification and Fastrac at the Burgundy Ballroom, also located within the Paris Convention Center.
The WSOP Retail Store, Player Services Office and WSOP Caesars Rewards will all be conveniently located at Paris.
For poker events, all Day 1 starts on the WSOP schedule will be played here, as well as all $10,000 and above bracelets. King's Lounge and Live Action, as well as Deepstacks, WSOP Mega Satellites and Single Table Satellites will all take place at Paris.
Bally's Event Center
If you're planning on winning a bracelet this summer, then you'll want to end up at at the Bally's Event Center with CBS feature TV tables located here.
Bally's Grand Ballroom
Day 2 restarts and events over $10,000 will take place in the Bally's Grand Ballroom, with extra capacity for any large Day 1 overflow in popular WSOP events.
Various Las Vegas hotels are offering discount rates for WSOP Players. They include the Rio, Paris, Bally's, Harrah's, Flamingo, Caesars Palace, Planet Hollywood and The Linq.
If players have already booked accommodation at these hotels, they can provide their tournament receipt to the reservations desk and have the rates converted to the special WSOP entrant poker rates upon availability.
Read More: How To Bring Your A-Game to the 2022 WSOP
The switch to the Strip means an increase in the dining opportunities for WSOP players and hotel patrons alike. As usual, the WSOP Café returns, located at the Versailles room in the Paris Convention Center.
Here are a number of other food and restaurant options easily accessible either from Paris or Bally's:
- Gordon Ramsay Steak
- Vanderpump à Paris
- Bobby’s Flay Burgers
- Bobby’s Burgers
- Mon Ami Gabi
- Eiffel Tower Restaurant
- Burger Brassiere
- Nosh Deli
- Bally's Food Court
Will Shillibier is based in the United Kingdom. He started working for PokerNews as a freelance live reporter in 2015 and joined the full-time staff in 2019. He graduated from the University of Kent in 2017 with a B.A. in German. He also holds an NCTJ Diploma in Sports Journalism.
In this Series
- 1 Officials Offer First Look at 2022 WSOP; Answer Several Lingering Questions
- 2 Bally's & Paris: Your Guide to the New Home of the World Series of Poker (WSOP)
- 3 Negreanu, Deeb (as Expected) Highest Bids in $25k WSOP Fantasy Draft
- 4 WSOP Transportation Guide: Riding the Las Vegas Strip Monorail
- 5 Let the Games Begin: 2022 WSOP is Officially Underway
- 6 Phil Hellmuth Misses 2022 WSOP Opener After Bout of Traveler's Diarrhea
- 7 Kenney, Schindler & Imsirovic Arrive at 2022 WSOP Despite Recent Cheating Allegations
- 8 Phil Ivey is Back! Poker G.O.A.T. Cashes First 2022 WSOP Event
- 9 Baltimore Raven Calais Campbell at WSOP: "We Have Super Bowl Potential"
- 10 2022 WSOP Featured Females: Katie Kopp Becomes Bally's First-Ever Bracelet Winner
- 11 WSOP Player of the Year Race One Week In: Defending Champ Arieh Off and Running
- 12 ClubGG Offers Bubble Protection For Eight 2022 WSOP Events
- 13 Doyle Brunson Skipping 2022 WSOP Due to COVID-19 Concerns
- 14 Retired NBA Star Paul Pierce Allegedly Won't Pay His Poker Debts
- 15 Scott Seiver Pays $43k to Enter $1k WSOP Event, Fails to Cash
- 16 2022 WSOP Featured Females: Lara Eisenberg Talks Poker's Impact on Dementia
- 17 2022 WSOP Hands of the Week: Depaulo vs. Hellmuth, a Pure One Outer & a Royal Flush
- 18 Reigning World Champ Koray Aldemir Quietly Crushing it at 2022 WSOP
- 19 2022 WSOP Player of the Week 2: Jeremy Ausmus Wins Third Bracelet in 9 Months
- 20 Hellmuth Controversy at WSOP: Poker Brat's Chips Swiped on Break
- 21 Security Mistakenly Tries to Kick Out Neymar Jr. After He Cashes First WSOP Event
- 22 Breaking News: Phil Ivey Closing in on Elusive 11th WSOP Bracelet Tonight
- 23 Doyle Brunson Becomes a WPT Ambassador, Might Play WSOP Main Event
- 24 World Series of Daniel's? Zack, Weinman (But Not Negreanu) Lead POY Race
- 25 WSOP $250,000 Super High Roller Kicks Off; Ivey, Negreanu and Kenney All Enter
- 26 Ali Imsirovic Busts WSOP $250K Super High Roller on Brutal Cooler
- 27 Cruising in the $250k, Is 2022 One of Phil Ivey's Best WSOP's Ever?
- 28 Runner-Runner Bad Beat Tilts Negreanu; Poker Star Out of WSOP $250k
- 29 Navy Vet Reps Military Charity During WSOP Salute to Warriors Event
- 30 2022 WSOP Featured Females: Meet Wendeen Eolis, 1st Woman to Ever Cash Main Event
- 31 Dan Zack Still Leads WSOP POY Race; Ivey, Deeb within Striking Distance
- 32 888poker Pro Ian Simpson Gears Up for 2022 WSOP Main Event
- 33 Poker Players Who Have Defended Their WSOP Bracelet
- 34 How to Make Day 2 of the Million Dollar Bounty
- 35 Poker Player Wins WSOP Main Event Satty in His Sleep...Literally
- 36 Josh Arieh Flushed Out of WSOP Main Event Early; Four Past Champs in Day 1a
- 37 2022 WSOP Hands of the Week: Yuvee Loses $50K to Pair of Deuces; Ivey Hits Ace from Space
- 38 BREAKING: Phil Hellmuth at 2022 WSOP $3,000 NLH Final Table, Chasing 17th Bracelet
- 39 Will the 2022 WSOP Main Event Smash the Attendance Record?
- 40 Barstool Sports' Cracking Aces Podcast Hosts Crush it on Main Event Day 1
- 41 WSOP Main Event Railbird Pays Back Daniel Negreanu Four-Year "Debt"
- 42 Matt Glantz Finds the $1 Million WSOP Bounty
- 43 BREAKING: WSOP Main Event Day 2 Schedule Altered
- 44 Aces Bust Kings 15 Minutes into Day 1b of WSOP Main Event
- 45 The Muck: Ike Haxton Takes on Barstool Sports' Poker Invasion
- 46 2022 WSOP Player of the Week 5: Jessica Teusl Wins First Bracelet at First WSOP
- 47 2022 WSOP Main Event Draws Massive Field, Almost Breaks All-Time Record
- 48 Phil Hellmuth's World Series of Poker Entrance Met w/ a Chorus of Boos
- 49 Robert Lipkin is the 2022 WSOP Main Event Bubble
- 50 SO SICK! Kings vs. Kings Cooler Busts 888poker's Sam Abernathy from the WSOP Main Event
- 51 Koray Aldemir: Back-to-Back WSOP Main Event Runs "A Privilege"
- 52 Brutal River! Aces, Queens, & Jacks All In Preflop in WSOP Main Event
- 53 Former World Champ Tom McEvoy Shares his Poker Samadhi Wisdom
- 54 Did Alejandro Lococo Pull Off Best WSOP Main Event Bluff Since Moneymaker?
- 55 The Muck: Did Mike Matusow Really Have a Blow Up in the WSOP Main Event?
- 56 Dan Zack Claims 2022 WSOP Player of the Year Honors
- 57 How Much Money Players at 2022 WSOP Main Event Final Table Really Made
- 58 Espen Jorstad Wins 2022 World Series of Poker Main Event for $10,000,000
- 59 Las Vegas Active Shooter Rumors Spark Panic; WSOP Impacted, Negreanu Injured
- 60 Quads Dooms Asher Conniff at WSOP Main Event Final Table
- 61 Aces Cracked! Souki Busts from WSOP Main Event Final Table
- 62 Espen Jorstad Holds Commanding Lead in Pursuit of WSOP Main Event Title
- 63 Not Su's Day: From Chip Leader to Out in 9th Place
- 64 A Look at All the 2022 WSOP Online Michigan Bracelet Winners
- 65 Five Memorable Hands from the 2021 WSOP Main Event Final Table
- 66 Where Are They Now: Ron “The Carolina Express” Stanley Battled Stu Ungar at 1997 WSOP
- 67 WATCH: One of the Best Folds in WSOP Main Event History?
- 68 Adrian Attenborough Just Made Two of the Gutsiest Plays of the 2022 WSOP
- 69 Can Karim Rebei Click his Way to a WSOP Main Event Title?
- 70 Cool, Calm & Collected Efthymia Litsou is WSOP Main Event's Last Woman Standing
- 71 2022 WSOP Hands of the Week: Quads, Quads, Quads, Quads!
- 72 Brutal River! Aces, Queens, & Jacks All In Preflop in WSOP Main Event
- 73 Daniel Negreanu Wraps 2022 World Series of Poker Down $1.1 Million
- 74 How the 2022 World Series of Poker (WSOP) Will Be Remembered
- 75 PN Podcast: 2022 WSOP Main Event Final Thoughts; Interviews w/ Main Event Final Three