The PokerStars European Poker Tour will return to Barcelona this month, beginning this week. The 2018 EPT Barcelona will take place from August 21st until September 2nd, with the Casino Barcelona playing host. The schedule is filled with quality tournament events including the Main Event, High Roller options and more.
2018 EPT Barcelona:
There are several highlights on this year’s EPT Barcelona schedule that is sure to appeal to amateurs and poker pros. Included in the mix is the €5,300 EPT Main Event, as well as the €2,200 EPT National high Roller, Single-Day High Rollers with €25,000 and €50,000 buy-ins, along with two €10,000 High Roller events. The schedule also includes the massive €100,000 Super High Roller.
According to PokerStars…
The schedule includes 34 tournaments with a range of buy-ins from €120 to €100,000. The first event is the NL Hold’em Turbo €10,300 qualifier for Event #5 with the NL Hold’em Turbo €1,100 EPT National Cash Qualifier up next. Each day of the EPT Barcelona, players will have access to several quality events.
Platinum Passes on Offer:
This year, PokerStars has been offering their players Platinum Passes, which includes a $25,000 entry into the PokerStars Players NL Hold’em Championship, an event set for January 2019. The full value of the pass is $30,000, which includes the buy-in to the event as well as six nights accommodations at the Atlantis Resort in the Bahamas and $2,000 in travel expenses.
The EPT Barcelona is offering up Platinum Pass packages that will be rewarded in several ways, including during the #25 PCPC Package Qualifier and in Event #23 and #28. Players who take part in #23 or #28, one Platinum Pass will be awarded for a crazy pineapple hand.
Players are sure to take advantage of the 2018 EPT Barcelona due to the tournament value as well as the potential to earn a Platinum Pass.