Casinos At Sea: Poker Challenge 2015

Norwegian Cruise Line welcomes you to our exciting Poker Challenge Event taking place on the Norwegian Epic from November 9, 2014 through November 16, 2014. During this 1 week cruise we will be hosting 4 tournament events and cash games on a daily basis. If you have not yet booked your cruise please do so by calling 1-877-752-9625.


The schedule for this event is based on the ships arrival and departure times, these are subject to change.

Date Port Event Time
Nov 9, 2014 Miami, FL Tournament Registration, Seat Assignment and Complimentary
Cocktail Party for Tournament Participants & Guests
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Nov 10, 2014 At Sea Main Event $200K Session 1a
Main Event $200K Session 1b
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Nov 11, 2014 At Sea $500+$60 Freeze Out 9:00 AM Until Conclusion
Nov 12, 2014 Ocho Rios, Jamaica Main Event $200K Session 2 6:00 PM Until Final Table
Nov 13, 2014 George Town, Grand Cayman $200 + $30 Re-Buy Add-on and Late Entry 5:00 PM Until Conclusion
Nov 14, 2014 Cozumel, Mexico $100 + $20 Re-Buy Add-on and Late Entry 7:00 PM Until Conclusion
Nov 15, 2014 At Sea Main Event Final Table 4:00 PM Until Conclusion


1 31.75% 1 30.00% 1 30.00% 1 30.00%
2 18.00% 2 19.00% 2 19.00% 2 19.00%
3 12.00% 3 14.00% 3 14.00% 3 14.00%
4 9.00% 4 9.00% 4 9.00% 4 9.00%
5 6.00% 5 8.00% 5 8.00% 5 8.00%
6 4.00% 6 6.00% 6 6.00% 6 6.00%
7 3.50% 7 5.00% 7 5.00% 7 5.00%
8 3.00% 8 4.00% 8 4.00% 8 4.00%
9 2.50% 9 3.00% 9 3.00% 9 3.00%
10 2.00% 10 2.00% 10 2.00% 10 2.00%
11 1.50%            
12 1.50%            
13 1.00%            
14 1.00%            
15 1.00%            
16 0.75%            
17 0.75%            
18 0.75%            


Terms & Conditions

Terms and Conditions: Must be at least 21 years of age to play. Subject to availability: Guests may book the 2014 Poker Challenge (the “Main event”) through the Norwegian Cruise Line Casino Reservations department via payment or may pre-qualify onboard on of our vessels from November 1st 2013 by participating in one of our $100 entry satellite Texas Hold’em Poker events, provided the net prize pool reaches $2200. If you win a satellite tournament, you will have the option to transfer your winning entry to another entrant once and once only if you are not able to make the Main event tournament date. Prize structure for the Main event is based on a minimum of 200 participants and can be found at www, Additional terms and conditions apply once onboard. In the Min event, players that fail to occupy their seat by the completion of the 3rd round of blinds will have their chips removed from the event, and there will be no refund issued. Complete tournament rules will be available to all participants prior to the start of the tournament and can be reviewed at the link. All Poker Challenge participants must call Norwegian Cruise Line Reservations Department to secure their cabin and register their participation in the Main event. Guest is responsible for all cost incurred for their staterooms. Onboard service charges are additional and will be automatically added to your onboard account, and is subject to your discretion. IMPORTANT NOTICE: Norwegian Cruise Line reserves the right to change a fuel supplement without prior notice should the closing price of West Texas Intermediate Fuel increase above $65 per barrel on the NYMEX (New York Mercantile Exchange Index). In the event a fuel supplement is charged, Norwegian Cruise Line will have sole discretion to apply the supplementary charge to both existing and new bookings, regardless of whether such bookings have been paid in full. Such supplementary charges are not included in the cruise fare. The fuel supplement charge will not exceed $10.00 per passenger per day.

Norwegian Cruise Line Casino Management reserves all rights to change or cancel this promotion without notice.

Casinos At Sea: Poker Challenge 2015

Join us for our 2nd annual Norwegian Poker Challenge on the Norwegian Spirit November 28, 2015 sailing 7 days to the Western Caribbean from Port Canaveral. Guests may enter the 2015 Poker Challenge (the “Main event”) by purchasing an entry through Norwegian Cruise Line Reservations for $1100.00 per person. Guests must book their cruise and reserve their seat, in advance, by calling 1.888.NCL.CRUISE (625.2784), Casinos At Sea 1.877.PLAY.NCL (752.9625) or contact a travel professional. Guests will also have the opportunity for pre-qualifying onboard by participating in a Satellite Texas Hold’em Poker Winner Takes All event, paying an entry fee of $100 into the satellite tournament and provided the net prize pool reaches $2000. The Satellite Winner will receive a package to include an inside stateroom, double occupancy, entry into the Main Event, Exclusive Casinos At Sea pier check in, Welcome Cocktail Reception & Registration, Ultimate Dining Package for two, gift bag with NPC t-shirt and hat, bottle of wine at embarkation, 12 month online subscription to Casino Player Magazine, $100 in Free Play* and an onboard coupon ebooklet with over $300 in value. Satellite Tournaments beginning November, 2014 through September, 2015. For more details, contact Casinos At Sea 1.877.PLAY NCL (752.9625).

*Satellite tournaments not available on the Pride of America, Norwegian Jade and Norwegian Spirit.