The Crown Poker Room has quickly filled up with around 150 players already taking their seats.
Local pros spotted include Daniel Neilson, James Obst, Kahle Burns, Oliver Gill and Joe Cabret. Cabret is no stranger to the main event. In 2013 he came narrowly close to capturing the title ultimately finishing in second place to Mervin Chen.
The international contingent is also present with David Vamplew, Annette Obrestad, Louis and Jack Salter, Jennifer Tilly, Phil Laak, 3-time WSOP bracelet winner Michael Gathy and 2016 WSOP main event 6th-place finished Kenny Hallaert all in attendance.