PokerStars European Poker Tour (EPT) Barcelona Awards Platinum Passes Worth $90KPublished August 3, 2022 by Brett C
EPT Barcelona is right around the corner. Players are getting ready for a packed poker schedule from August 8-21, 2022. The PokerStars EPT is a big deal. This poker festival kicks off in earnest Monday, August 8, 2022, and runs for two weeks through Sunday, August 21, 2022.
PokerStars has ignited a firestorm of interest in the European Poker Tour, Barcelona. The poker events kick off on August 8 a Marina, 19-21 (Port Olímpic) 08005 Barcelona, Spain.
Multiple games, events, challenges, and high roller tournaments will be showcased, including the following:
- EPT 8-Game: August 9-11 - €1,100
- ESPT Main Event: August 9-14 - €1,100
- EPT Seniors Event: August 12-13 - €1,100
- ESPT Cup: August 12-14 - €550
- ESPT High Roller: August 14-15 - €2,200
- EPT Super High Roller: August 14-16 - €100,000
- EPT Main Event: August 15-21 - €5,300
- EPT Platinum Pass Mystery Bounty: August 17-19 - €3,000*
- EPT Women’s Event: August 19-20 - €500
- EPT High Roller: August 19-21 - €10,300
*The Platinum Pass is added to the Mystery Bounty Prize Pool in the tournament. This illustrious event is held at Casino Barcelona, annexe at Hotel Arts. Participants must meet the minimum age requirement of 18+, with a casual dress code and a valid government-issued ID or passport.
The Prestigious Platinum Passes – Three Times a Charm!
In addition to the many tournaments, 3X $30,000 Platinum Passes will be handed out during the event. These passes will allow players to play in the PokerStars Players Championship in the Bahamas next year, which is running at a $25,000 buy-in.
PokerStars will host the EUR3,000 buy-in EPT Platinum Pass Mystery Bounty on August 17. One lucky player will win a prized Platinum Pass. The Pass will be added to the prize pool and hidden inside one of the envelopes given to players during a poker knock-out challenge. The event will run until August 19, with bounty opportunities starting on Day 2.
A second Platinum Pass will be awarded as part of PokerStars International Women's Day activities from back in 2020. This promotion recognizes women worldwide who have made a difference in the poker community or been an inspiration to the game.
Eight finalists have been nominated and will play live in Barcelona on August 15. The winner will receive the coveted Platinum Pass. PokerStars will stream the event on its channels starting at 13:00 CEST.
Who Will Be The Poker Pro Masters 2022 Champ?
The Poker Pro Masters 2022 Champion (PPM-2022) will be crowned on 8/9 August 2022, with the winner receiving a valuable Platinum Pass. Ramon Colillas, PokerStars Ambassador and reigning PSPC champion, will present the Platinum Pass to the Champion.
Each Platinum Pass is valued at more than $30,000 and includes the $25,000 buy-in to the PokerStars Players Championship 2023, six nights of hotel accommodation for the winner or guest in a 5-star hotel, airport transfers, and custom PSPC merchandise. There are also $1,900 in expenses and Platinum Pass experiences.
PokerStars has already published the complete European Poker Tour (EPT) Barcelona schedule on-site. Players can also qualify online for a fraction of what it costs to join.