The PokerStars Baltic Festival
Tuesday, 11. May 2010

Do you know what countries Estonia shares border with? Join PokerStars at the Baltic Festival and see for yourself. The Baltic Festival is scheduled to be held between June 16th and June 19th at the Swissotel in the picturesque city of Tallinn, Estonia. PokerStars is offering their members the opportunity to win Baltic Festival prize packages worth €2,500.

Last year’s Baltic Festival had a buy in of €1,100 and saw 307 players from over 20 countries battle it out for a €300,000 prize pool. This year’s Baltic Festival has a buy in of €1,500 and is expected to accumulate a far greater prize pool than last year’s. This year’s Baltic Festival will also include a €250 Pot Limit Omaha event and a €400 No Limit Texas Hold’em event in addition to the Main Event.

The Baltic Festival prize package includes the €1,500 Main event buy in, five nights accommodation for two at the five star Swissotel Talinn, €350 towards travel and expenses, access to the PokerStars Player’s Lounge and a PokerStars party. In addition, PokerStars will be giving away an EPT prize package in their Last Longest promotion. The player lasting the longest in the Baltic Festival Main Event will be given an EPT prize package, provided that the individual wore PokerStars branded apparel every day of the tournament.

The Baltic Festival satellite qualifier structure is made up of two levels:

Level 1
€22 Qualifier
Buy In: €22
Time: Daily, visit PokerStars for a detailed qualifier schedule.
Prize: 1 seat to the €215 Baltic Festival Weekly Finals.

Level 2
€215 Baltic Festival Weekly Finals
Buy In: €215
Time: Saturdays, visit PokerStars for a detailed qualifier schedule.
Prize: 1 seat to the €2,500 Baltic Festival prize package for every €2,500 in the prize pool.

In addition to the above qualifier satellites, PokerStars also offers players the opportunity to win a Baltic Festival prize package by participating in the €33+€3 Rebuy Qualifier tournament. The €33+€3 Rebuy Qualifier tournament takes place every Sunday and awards a guaranteed 3 Baltic Festival prize packages.

Baltic Festival satellite qualifiers are running now so what are you waiting for? Join PokerStars today.