888poker presents The Festival Online with over $569 000 guaranteed
European poker room 888poker is in a hurry to please its players with a fresh collaboration with Martin von Zweigbergk. He is a creator of The Festival and offline tournaments within it were held for the first time last year in Bratislava.
The series was also held one more time in Tallinn. And now the poker room 888poker has decided to team up with this project and help make it online – for the first time. Thus, The Festival Online series starts on July 10 at 888poker with a total guaranteed prize pool of over $569 000. Tournaments will run until August 1st.
The Festival Online tournament schedule
|Date and time (GMT)||Event||Buy-in||GTD|
|July 10th 18:00||Opening Event NLH||109$||100 000$|
|July 10th 18:30||Opening High Roller||525$||40 000$|
|July 10th 19:00||Opening Event PLO (8max)||109$||5 000$|
|July 12th 17:00||Texas Deepstack||55$||10 000$|
|July 12th 19:00||Snap||33$||5 000$|
|July 14th 17:00||PLO Deepstack||55$||2 000$|
|July 14th 18:00||Texas 6-max||160$||15 000$|
|July 17th 18:00||Texas Progressive KO||109$||100 000$|
|July 17th 18:30||Texas High Roller Progressive KO||525$||40 000$|
|July 19th 18:00||PLO 6-max||55$||2 000$|
|July 19th 19:00||6-max Turbo PKO||44$||10 000$|
|July 21st 17:00||Texas Lowroller||22$||10 000$|
|July 21st 18:00||Super KO||109$||12 000$|
|July 24th 18:30||Texas 8-Max High Roller||525$||40 000$|
|July 24th 19:00||PLO Lowroller||22$||1 500$|
|July 26th 18:00||PKO 8-Max||88$||10 000$|
|July 26th 19:00||PLO Turbo||33$||1 500$|
|July 31st 18:00||Main Event||215$||150 000$|
|August 1st 18:00||Afterparty||109$||15 000$|
The Festival Online key features
- No more than three events per day will take place, while between each day with tournaments there is one day without them;
- deep structure of the events with blinds levels of 12 minutes and starting stacks of 200 or even 250BB;
- the cost of tournaments varies from $22 to $525 events;
- 4 major satellites to the Main Event (three events for $1 and one satellite for $25).
Tournaments with a structure like that and built in such a schedule, according to the organizers, will help poker players to experience all the delights of poker, and the game itself will bring a lot of pleasure.