With WPT Grand Prix de Paris underway today at the Aviation Club de France on the Champs Elysees in Paris, WPT players and Champions Club members can look forward to a variety of off-the-felt activities arranged exclusively for them at some of the most exclusive and popular entertainment destinations in a city that’s famous for exclusive entertainment.
On Thursday, September 13, the day of entertainment begins with a lunchtime cruise – open to WPT Champions club members – on the Seine river that departs from the Eiffel Tower and will sail past all of Paris’ major landmarks, including Notre Dame Cathedral, the Conciergerie (where Marie Antoinette was held prisonner ), the Musee d’Orsay, the Louvre and much more.
Next up for WPT Champions Club members is the WPT Champions Dinner, scheduled for 9pm at L’Atelier de Joel Robuchon, ranked the world’s 12th best restaurant by Restaurant magazine in their annual Top 50 rankings. The dinner will include a champagne toast, a 7-course meal with 2 desserts and 4 wine magnums. As a celebration of the accomplishments of the WPT Champions, many of them are expected to be in attendance, including Marvin “MadMarvin” Rettenmaier (celebrating his birthday at this dinner), Chino Rheem, Michael Mizrachi, Scott Siever, Joe Serock, Will Failla and Yevgeniy Timoshenko.
To round out the night, all WPT Grand Prix de Paris players are invited to Queen nightclub for the WPT Players Party. Queen is one of the top two nightclubs in all of Paris and has featured world-renowned DJs, including David Guetta, Avicii, Bob Sinclair, Martin Solveig and many more. The night of the Players Party will feature the finals of the “She Can DJ” competition, a months-long search for the best female DJ in France. The finals will pit the top 5 against each other in a DJ battle with a winner being selected by a jury that night. The Party is sure to be an unforgettable night of music, dancing and entertainment.
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