October 20, 2014

Texas Hold’em Poker Academy

graphicThe Fitzwilliam Poker Academy is an introductory course to live Texas Hold’em tournament play and will take place from 6:45pm – 7:45pm, beginning on Wednesday 5th November and continuing for the 4 Wednesdays in November. Following each class, participants will get free entry into the tournament at 8:00pm to test their newly-acquired skills.

  • Wednesday 5th – The basics and mechanics of play, rules and etiquette.
  • Wednesday 12th – Intermediate principles of strategy, a bluffers guide.
  • Wednesday 19th – Refining your game, play styles, tells, trapping, and position play.
  • Wednesday 26th – Advanced techniques & pot odds.

The course will be taught by Daragh Thomas who will share his many years of experience both directing tournaments and playing poker.  The cost of the course is €125 which includes free entry for 3 x Wednesday €25 tournaments in addition to the €50 satellite to the Fitzwilliam Festival €540 Main Event on 26th November.

Places are limited – you can book at the Club Reception or by emailing info@fitzwilliamcardclub.com

October 16, 2014

Fitzwilliam End of Month €270 Online Satellites

Irish Eyes Poker: starting on Thursday 16th Oct and running to Tuesday 28th Oct there will be a freer0ll every day at 7pm, (+ 1 hour late reg) with a €8+0.80 token to the Fitzwilliam EoM Satellite Final guaranteed. The Fitzwilliam EOM Freer0ll Series leads to the grand final on Wed 29th Oct at 8pm (with 1 hour late reg). Entry to the final costs €8 + 0.80 reg and 1 X €270 Fitzwilliam EOM ticket is guaranteed!

Click here to see the full schedule.

September 19, 2014

New Opening Hours from Oct 1st


From Wednesday October 1st, the opening hours of the Club will be from 6:00pm to 6:00am, 7 days a week. The kitchen will open from 7:00pm from 3:00am.

September 10, 2014

Turbo 10@10 in the Fitz


Launching on Wednesday 10th September and running every night @ 10pm:

Turbo €35 NL Freezeout, 10k blinds and 10 minute levels.

To kick things off we are adding €100 to the prize pool for each of the first 10 tournaments.

Book online.


September 9, 2014

€1000 added for Tuesday Champions in the November Festival Main Event!  

Tuesday’s nights prize pool now has a Fitzwilliam Festival €540 Main Event ticket included for the winning player.* Any Tuesday Night Champion who goes on to take down the Fitzwilliam Main Event outright** will earn a €1000 bonus payment on top of their winnings.


**no final table deals

August 1, 2014

Rolex Grand Prize Draw

rolex600We are delighted to launch our biggest ever gaming promotion –  by just playing on Roulette, Brag, Blacjack or Punto Banco, you have a chance to win a pair of highly-desireable, Ladies and Gents Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust watches worth over €16,000!

A host of other great cash prizes are also on offer in the Grand Prize Draw which will take place in December – start picking up those tickets now!

Further details here.

July 23, 2014

New Blackjack Pay-outs!

blackjackTourneyBlackjack is now better value than ever in the Fitzwilliam with 2 great new pay-outs:

  • We now pay 2-1 odds when you draw 3 x 7s.
  • We also pay 2-1 odds on a seven-card trick.

For further details on Blackjack and live dealer gaming in Dublin’s Favourite Casino, click here.

July 14, 2014

League of Champions – First Winners

Huge congratulations to the joint winners of the inaugural quarterly Fitzwilliam League of Champions playoff; club favourites Samantha Otto and Declan Connolly. After 27 qualifiers had been whittled down to just 2 finallists, Sam and Deco agreed a chop and split €1,600.


Samantha and Declan, united in victory.

The next playoff tournament is scheduled for October 5th when the top 25 tournament players, alongside 2 wild card tournament winners, will contest a guaranteed €3,000 prize pool. Points are earned for entering and cashing in all regular Fitzwilliam tournaments.


June 27, 2014

More Chips!

winning_handYou asked for more chips – you got ‘em!

In response to player demand, from Saturday June 28th we are increasing the chip stacks as follows:

  • Saturday 9:00pm,  €25 Hold’em NL Freezeout: Starting stack now 8,000 chips.
  • Sunday 8:00pm, €50 + €5 No Limit Freezeout: Starting stack now 12,000 chips.
  • Monday 8:00pm, €80 Hold’em NL Freezeout: Starting stack now 13,000 chips.
  • Wednesday 8:00pm, €25 Hold’em NL Multi-rebuy: Starting stack now 5,000 chips and add-on 8,000 chips.

Full details on tournament schedule.


Layout Style

Header Style

Accent Color