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Introducing The Festival Online Powered by 888poker (July 7 – August 1)
After The Festival Series debuted successfully in Bratislava last year and the next stop of the series, The Festival in Tallinn this June is only days away, 888poker and The Festival announced that the event will have an online instalment this July.
The Festival Online will run on 888poker from July 7 until August 1 offering tournaments with buy-ins ranging from $1 up to $525 with a total guarantee of $750,000.
To play The Festival Online you only need to have a real money poker account at 888poker. Then you will find all the events under the tournament tab in the lobby. 888poker has proven over the years that it is one of the best poker providers for tournament series with small buy-ins and big guarantees, aimed primarily toward beginners and recreational players. This is a perfect fit for The Festival Series which also targets this audience with the intention of focussing on the fun in online and live poker.
The Festival Online: Details
The Festival Online consists of more than 20 separate events most of which have buy-ins between $22 and $215.
The first event, the Kickoff only costs $1 and guarantees a whopping 25 main event seats. Other noteworthy events are the $109 Opening Event with a $100,000 guarantee, $109 Knockout-Tourney which also guarantees $100,000, the $525 High Roller event and the Main Event which guarantees $150,000 for a buy-in of $215.
The main event starts on July 31 and runs over two days. All other events are one-day events and the starting times are between 17:00 and 19:00 GMT.
You can find the full schedule below:
PokerListings will cover the events and put all winners in the limelight. Meaning, that you will not only win money but fame and bragging rights by winning any one of the events.
888poker is one largest and most famous poker sites in the world. The operator has been online for more than 20 years and is known for its solid and beginner-friendly software and its lucrative promotions. 888poker is also part of the online gambling titan 888.com, which means there is significant casino player crossover. This in turn means the games at 888poker are especially soft.
The modern 888poker software includes 3D table graphics, integrated casino play, an always-visible cashier and improved multi-tabling abilities with functionalities like password-protected tournaments and easily accessible hand histories. 888poker has a downloadable Mac client along with a mobile app for both iOS and Android.
About The Festival Series
The Festival Series is a live poker and casino event that combines poker tournaments with blackjack-, roulette-, and sport betting competitions. The tournaments at The Festival Series are aimed toward recreational players that treat poker and casino more like a fun pastime than like a grind.
The Festival Series launched its inaugural event in September 2021 in Bratislava and returns to the scene this June in Tallinn.