PokerStars Championship Barcelona

Barcelona has hosted dozens of memorable moments in a rich history of PokerStars-sponsored events. 2017 will be no different.

Join poker’s best players as they take a shot at PokerStars Championship glory in one of the world’s most multi-cultural destinations from August 15-27, 2017.

Festival Dates: August 15-27, 2017

Key Dates & Event Info

  • No Limit Hold’em: August 16-18, 2017 - €10,300
  • PokerStars National Championship: August 16-21, 2017 - €1,100 - €4,000,000 guaranteed
  • PokerStars Cup: August 16-21, 2017 - €330
  • PokerStars Championship Super High Roller: – August 19-21, 2017 - €50,000
  • PokerStars National High Roller: August 20-22, 2017 - €2,200 - €2,000,000 guaranteed
  • PokerStars Championship Main Event: August 21-27, 2017 - €5,300 - €7,000,000 guaranteed
  • No Limit Hold’em Single Day: August 22, 2017 -  €25,500
  • PokerStars Championship PLO High Roller: August 23-24, 2017 - €10,300
  • PokerStars Championship High Roller: August 25-27, 2017 - €10,300
  • PokerStars Open: August 25-27, 2017 - €220 - €100,000 guaranteed

Schedule

For a full list of all available events at PokerStars Championship Barcelona visit the Schedule page.

Venue

The license holder and operator of this event is Casino Barcelona.

Casino Barcelona (annexe at Hotel Arts)
Marina, 19-21 (Port Olímpic)
08005 Barcelona
Spain

Contact Telephone: (34) 900 354 354
Dress code: Casual, but no sportswear/shorts
Minimum age: 18 years+

NB: Must bring a valid government issued passport or ID to participate.

Player Party featuring Zedd

Multi-platinum artist, DJ and producer Zedd will be headlining the PokerStars Player Party at Opium Barcelona! The GRAMMY award winner will perform a 90-minute set and all PokerStars Championship Barcelona players get access to the hottest show in town absolutely free.

Date: August 21
Time: 22:00 until late
Location: Opium Barcelona (a two-minute walk from Casino Barcelona) 

Travel & Accommodation

PokerStars Travel offers a wide range of accommodation options, including discounted rates, specifically for PokerStars players.

Airport Transfer

A dedicated airport transfer service from Barcelona El-Prat airport to city centre hotels is available for all players at a special rate:

1-4 people: €36

5-8 people: €52

To book your transfer or for accommodation information please visit: www.pokerstarstravel.com. If you have any questions about accommodation in Barcelona contact info@pokerstarstravel.com.

Further information will be emailed to all full package qualifiers within seven days of winning a satellite.

By Air

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The nearest airport is Barcelona – El Prat Airport, which is roughly 12km from city’s centre. The airport operates daily flights to and from most of the world’s largest cities, and PokerStars Travel can arrange a transfer for you from the airport to your Hotel or Casino Barcelona. There is also Metro Underground as well as Aero Bus connecting from the Airport to Barcelona City Centre.

By Train

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The AVE is a high speed train operating within Spain that will take you to Barcelona fast and easy. From Paris you can travel on the TGV to Barcelona; a high-speed route with few stops. Other European main cites also have reliable train connections to Barcelona.

Cash Games

Casino Barcelona has a variety of cash games to offer during. Click here for more info, or see below for details on rake and structure.

NO LIMIT TEXAS HOLD'EM

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NO LIMIT TEXAS HOLD'EM

5€/5€

5€/10€

10€/20€

20€/40€

50€/100€

100€/200€

Buy-in min.

250 €

500 €

1,000 €

2,000 €

5,000 €

10,000 €

Buy-in max.

No limit

No limit

No limit

No limit

No limit

No limit

Rebuy min.

250 €

500 €

1,000 €

1,000 €

5,000 €

10,000 €

Rebuy max.

No limit

No limit

No limit

No limit

No limit

No limit

Rake

5%

2.50%

2.50%

2.50%

2.50%

2.50%

CAP

15 €

20 €

25 €

30 €

40 €

40 €

POT LIMIT OMAHA

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POT LIMIT OMAHA

5€/5€

5€/10€

10€/20€

20€/40€

50€/100€

100€/200€

Buy-in min.

250 €

500 €

1,000 €

2,000 €

5,000 €

10,000 €

Buy-in max.

No limit

No limit

No limit

No limit

No limit

No limit

Rebuy min.

250 €

500 €

1,000 €

2,000 €

5,000 €

10,000 €

Rebuy max.

No limit

No limit

No limit

No limit

No limit

No limit

Rake

5.00%

2.50%

2.50%

2.50%

2.50%

2.50%

CAP

15 €

20 €

25 €

30 €

40 €

40 €

DEALER CHOICE

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DEALER CHOICE

5€/5€

Buy-in min.

250 €

Buy-in max.

No limit

Rebuy min.

250 €

Rebuy max.

No limit

Rake

5.00%

CAP

15 €