The inaugural Malta Poker Festival is just a couple days away and I’m very excited to be heading there. In addition to playing some great poker, there’s plenty else to keep busy with on the European island nation, so here’s my list of what I’m looking forward to doing.
Not all of us have the means to take shots at marquee $10K events put on by the major poker tours all over the world, but that doesn’t mean we have limited options. Mid-stakes grinders worldwide can avail themselves of plenty of excellent poker festivals that cater to players with more humble bankrolls.
Here’s our comprehensive list of the best mid-stakes poker tours and festivals out there, both live and online. If you’re looking to get some gamble on for affordable buy-in levels, these options all give you plenty of opportunities to win big without breaking the bank to reserve yourself a seat.
On October 19, Nashville, Tennessee will play host to the Music City Shootout, a charity poker tournament being held to benefit Mother to Mother, a nonprofit organization the provides needy infants and children with vital social services and health and wellness items.
Tax-deductible buy-in tickets of $300 entitle players to a seat at the tables and the chance to win the grand prize, a seat at the 2019 WSOP Main Event. Hundreds of players are expected to attend, including online poker sensation Chris Moorman and 2004 WSOP Main Event Champion Greg Raymer.
The 2018 World Series of Poker Europe is set to begin in a couple weeks. Here’s a preview of what players can expect, as well as a recap of how the WSOP Player of the Year race has shaped up as it heads into the home stretch.
Summer is just behind us, which means were turning the corner into the busy few months on the poker calendar leading into the end of 2018. As we enter the home stretch, we take a closer look at five great poker festivals remaining on the schedule.
Over my time at the 2018 EPT Barcelona, I took a number of pictures to help me remember the great times I had there. I’ve curated them through multiple Tweets and pictures and have also published a video highlight clip to help capture what the entire experience was like.
I hope you enjoy experiencing the trip “through my eyes” and that it’ll perhaps convince you that attending Europe’s largest annual poker festival in Barcelona is a worthwhile proposition.