888poker has announced that its LIVE series will make its next stop in Spain. The 888poker Live Festival Barcelona is set to run from May 12th to May 23rd. Players will have a chance to join the €1,100 Main Even running from May 19th to May 23rd. With this announcement, 888poker LIVE continues its resurgence. 

In order to brighten up the festival, 888poker decided to invite all of its ambassadors and Twitch streamers to the party. On top of that, the organizers will also invite some special guests to play poker such as Dan “Jungle Man” Cates, Maria Ho, and Michael Mizrachi. 

This festival marks the 20th anniversary of the 888 company, therefore it will include several special events. Online poker players are going to have numerous opportunities to participate in the action as well. Read on for more details and the full 888poker LIVE schedule. 

888poker LIVE Barcelona Highlights

As mentioned previously, the 888poker LIVE Barcelona will be headlined by the €1,100 Maun Event. Even though this tournament has a large buy-in, players have an opportunity to qualify for pennies via online satellites and qualifiers. 888poker also offers direct registration for a satellite for $109. Players that come out on top in the qualifiers, will be awarded a $2,200 package to 888poker LIVE Barcelona. The package is promised to include a $1,250 buy-in to the 888poker LIVE Barcelona Main Event, $550 for a three-night stay in Barcelona from May 19th to May 22nd, $400 for traveling, and an 888poker LIVE kit. 

Poker players in Barcelona will be offered four starting flights with tournaments featuring big blind antes and “shot clocks”. Spectators can watch the live stream of this four-day event on the 888poker official Twitch channel. 

Another tournament worth mentioning is the €5,300 High Roller. This event is probably going to attract quite a lot of interest among higher-stakes players. 

Barcelona will be a perfect place for a poker vacation. Located in the northeast region of Spain by the name Catalonia, Barcelona boasts several architectural masterpieces like the Sagrada Familia designed by Antonia Gaudi. This monumental attraction is one of the most popular UNESCO World Heritage Sites. On top of that, poker fans will be able to enjoy museums and a number of beautiful parks in the city. Not to mention plenty of nightlife, bars, and clubs to check out. Football fans can visit Santiago Bernabeu Stadium, which is home to one of the largest and richest clubs in the world FC Barcelona. 

As a reminder, Casino Barcelona has already hosted the 888poker LIVE festival in the past. In 2019, it was Italy’s Gabriele Rossi, who took home $123,121 for his Main Event win. 

Here is the full 888poker LIVE Barcelona schedule:

DateEventBuy-inBuy-inChips
May 11Turboellite to

Opening Event 1A

50€€505,000
May 11STEP 2 Main Event220€€22010,000
May 12888poker LIVE

Barcelona Festival –

Opening Event Day 1A

220€€22030,000
May 12Turboellite to

Opening Event 1B

50€€505,000
May 13888poker LIVE

Barcelona Festival –

Opening Event Day 1B

220€€22030,000
May 13The Mayhem88€€8815,000
May 14Turboellite to

Opening Event 1C

50€€505,000
May 14888poker LIVE

Barcelona Festival –

Opening Event Day 1C

220€€22030,000
May 14888poker LIVE

Barcelona Festival –

Opening Event Day 1D TURBO

220€€22030,000
May 14The Rumble110€€11015,000
May 15888poker LIVE

Barcelona Festival –

Opening Event FINAL

220€€220N/A
May 15The Mini Shot Turbo50€€5010,000
May 15The Triple Threat110€€11015,000
May 16The Mid Shot55€€5515,000
May 16STEP 2 Main Event220€€22010,000
May 17The Turbo Deepstack77€€7730,000
May 17High Roller Day 12,200€€2,200100,000
May 17Satellite High Roller440€€44010,000
May 18Made To Play66€€6620,000
May 18High Roller Final Day2,200€€2,200100,000
May 18Superellite to

Main Event Day 1A

110€€1108,000
May 18Super High Roller

Day 1

5,300€€5,300100,000
May 19Superellite to

Main Event Day 1B

110€€11010,000
May 19Super High Roller

Final Day

5,300€€5,300100,000
May 19888poker LIVE

Barcelona Festival

ME Day 1A

1,100€€1,10030,000
May 20888poker LIVE

Barcelona Festival

ME Day 1B

1,100€€1,10030,000
May 20The Mega Knockout

[50€ Bounty]

165€€16525,000
May 21Turbo Superellite to

Main Event Day 1C

110€€1105,000
May 21888poker LIVE

Barcelona Festival

ME Day 1C

1,100€€1,10030,000
May 21Pot Limit Omaha150€€15030,000
May 21Turbo Superellite to

Main Event Day 1D

110€€11010,000
May 22888poker LIVE

Barcelona Festival

ME Day 1D Turbo

1,100€€1,10030,000
May 22888poker LIVE Barcelona

Festival ME

Day 2

1,100€€1,10030,000
May 22The Big Shot333€€33320,000
May 22The Ladies Event55€€5515,000
May 23888poker LIVE Barcelona Festival

ME Final Day

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