MEGASTACK makes its move to the Mediterranean island of Malta in June 2017, where the action will take place in the lively seaside resort of St Julian’s. Known as the unofficial ‘capital’ of Maltese nightlife, St Julian's enjoys dozens of clubs, bars, cafes and restaurants, and is the perfect setting for a massive MEGASTACK festival. Join us at the elegant Portomaso Casino!

Scheduled Events

The Main Event will take place June 29-July 2, 2017 and has a €150 + 20 buy-in.

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Venue Information

Address: Portomaso Casino, Portomaso, St. Julians, PTM01 Malta
+356 2138 3777
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Minimum Age:
Entry information:
 Players are required to bring ID to register with Portomaso Casino.

Travel Information

By air: There are direct flights from most European including some budget airlines such as Easyjet. Air Malta has flights to and from all the major airports in Europe, North Africa and the Middle East. 

By ferry: There are scheduled ferry services to Malta from several Mediterranean ports. 

Getting to St Julian's: Malta airport is about 20 minutes' drive from St Julian's.

Buy-in Information

Registration is available with EURO only.

Chips can be withdrawn using credit/debit cards at the cashier of Casino Portomaso and used at the Registration Desk.

Casino Portomaso does not accept Diners Club and American Express cards.

Casino Portomaso does not accept business cards showing only the name of the company, even if the player is the sole director of the company.

ATMs are also located around the casino.

Casino Portomaso offers currency exchange service; the exchange rate will be the same supplied by the exchange bureau. The currency they offer: EUR, US$, AUD, CAD, CHF, DKK, NOK, JPY, GBP, ILS, SEK.

Casino Portomaso cannot sell foreign currency; players can redeem their foreign currency with the same rate as long as it would still be in the possession of Casino Portomaso.

A valid passport is required.

If you wish to transfer money to the Casino, please contact the Casino directly: +356 2138 3777.

Buy-in In Advance/Buy-in Onsite at the Event

You can buy-in in advance or during the event onsite using any of the following options. Please Note: you are unable to un-register and receive a refund after the tournament start time.


EUROS (€) is the only accepted currency, however, Portomaso Casino offers foreign exchange on Euros. The Casino will accept the following foreign currency using the rates provided by the Foreign Exchange bureau: AUD, CAD, CHF, DKK, GBP, ILS, JPY, NOK, SEK, USD.

The Casino does not sell currency but you may get your currency back at the same rate if it is still not banked and upon presenting the receipt provided, Casino banks on daily basis.

Please remember to bring your passport.

Debit Card/Credit Card

American Express cards are not accepted and Diners cards might not be accepted depending on the amount of the transaction.

Business cards are not accepted and the person presenting the card, must be the actual bearer of the card, card must be signed.

The Casino will not charge any fee for transaction with card, there could be a currency rate charge from the bank for which, the Casino does not have any control.

Wire Transfer

For details on how to send a bank transfer to the Casino, please email them at

Payout Information

You can receive up to €10K in cash and the rest will be via bank transfer by the Casino.

Other useful registrations info:

  • An ATM is located outside the venue.
  • A valid ID will be required for any transaction with the cash desk.
  • The cash desk only closes between 07.45 and 08.15 daily.