Celebrate summer with 'Poker in the Park'

Steve Lipscomb

Poker doesn't have to be a dark, dingy indoor activity. This summer you can enjoy the outdoors and poker with the World Poker Tour sponsored "Poker in the Park" event in London.

The event will take place in Leicester Square Park on July 6 from noon to 4 p.m. local time. During that time people from all skills and backgrounds came come learn to play and play for fun.

You never know who you'll end up playing with or against for this one either. Mimi Rogers, a WPT board member and poker enthusiast will be there along with Steve Lipscomb, WPT founder, president and CEO.

"We are pleased to be a part of this celebration as London is named the #1 poker capitol in Europe," Lipscomb said in a press release.

"World Poker Tour was at the forefront of the global television poker phenomenon, which helped bring the poker boom to London. We are honored to have played a part in this great city's rich history."

Poker in the Park is open to all visitors 18 years old and above. The first 1,000 visitors will receive WPT poker gift packages.

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