888Poker Prepares for Next 888Live Festival

888Poker is a top poker room offering their services across the globe. While the poker room specializes in online poker game play, they also provide options for players to enjoy gaming in land based tournament scenarios. The brand recently held the first ever 888Live Festival at the Aspers Casino in London with great success. Because the event was so successful, the brand now is preparing for yet another 888Live Festival event, this time in the Czech Republic via King’s Casino.

The 888Live Rozvadov Festival will be packed with action over a ten day time frame. There will be twelve events on the schedule with a total prize pool of €600,000 up for grabs. The festival will include several live satellites along with cash games running at all hours. Players can take part in the tournament events by buying in directly or participating in a live satellite. Enjoy cash gaming while waiting for another tournament to start.

The tournament events on the schedule are quite affordable, making the festival a sure hit for the locals as well as poker pros. Players can buy-in for tournaments starting at €35 and going as high as €888. There is a high roller event on the schedule that has a larger buy-in of €5,300 but the remaining events are pretty affordable.

Like all online poker rooms, 888 will be offering players the opportunity to earn seats to the festival via online satellites. 888poker will be providing ways for players to take part in the Main Event as well as the Opening Event via the online poker site. The online poker room would like to see a huge turnout for every event so they are running satellites to get players excited about the upcoming festival. Satellites will start at $0.01 and run around the clock so players will have plenty of opportunity to compete.

Start by competing in steps satellites with buy-ins of $0.01 or buy-in directly to the $30 Opening Event Qualifier. You can also buy-in directly to the Main Event Qualifier for $109. Players who earn a seat via these qualifiers need only pay for transportation and hotel stay to be able to enjoy the big events.

The full schedule of events can be seen below with tournament name, dates and times along with buy-in.

DateTime (CET)EventGuaranteeTotal Buy-in
Jan. 264:00 p.m.Turbo Satellite to Opening Event10 seats€50
6:00 p.m.Opening Event Day 1a€150,000€220
Jan. 274:00 p.m.Turbo Satellite to Opening Event10 seats€50
6:00 p.m.Opening Event Day 1b€150,000€220
8:00 p.m.The Breeze€10,000€60
Jan. 2812:00 p.m.Turbo Satellite to Opening Event10 seats€50
3:00 p.m.Opening Event Day 1c€150,000€220
7:00 p.m.The Hurricane€15,000€110
10:00 p.m.Opening Event Turbo Day 1s€150,000€220
Jan. 29High Noon Turbo€50
2:00 p.m.Opening Event Final€150,000
5:00 p.m.The Thunder 6-Max€5,000€55
Jan. 308:00 p.m.The Swordfish€3,000€35
Jan. 316:00 p.m.Turbo Satellite to Main Event3 seats€90
8:00 p.m.The Monsoon€3,000€55
Feb. 17:00 p.m.The Lightning 6-Max€6,000€110
8:00 p.m.High Roller Day 1€100,000€5,300
10:00 p.m.Turbo Satellite to Main Event3 seats€90
Feb. 23:00 p.m.Super Satellite to Main Event6 seats€90
5:00 p.m.High Roller Final Day€100,000€5,300
6:00 p.m.Main Event Day 1a€300,000€888
9:00 p.m.Pot-Limit Omaha€110
Feb. 3Super Satellite to Main Event6 seats€90
6:00 p.m.Main Event Day 1b€300,000€888
8:00 p.m.The Mega Knockout (€50 bounty)€15,000€165
Feb. 412:00 p.m.Turbo Satellite to Main Event3 seats€90
2:00 p.m.Main Event Day 1c€300,000€888
6:00 p.m.The Whale Day 1€20,000€200
9:00 p.m.The Turbo Mega Deep€4,000€60
Feb. 52:00 p.m.Main Event Day 2€300,000€888
3:00 p.m.The Whale Day 2€20,000
5:00 p.m.The Thunder 6-Max€5,000€100
6:00 p.m.Main Event Final Table€300,000