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EPT Season 7


Europe’s richest and most popular live tournament series, the EPT (European Poker Tour) will be back for its 7th season, and PokerStars has already nailed down the schedule for this latest installment. With the WPT barely struggling along, the EPT has grown into not just Europe’s, but the World’s largest poker tour, featuring high buy-in Main Events and a whole bunch of live and online opportunities to qualify for these events for much less. As it’s become standard MO for the tour in recent years, a new stop has been added for Season 7 too. Tallinn, Estonia will be the scene of this year’s special stop and players will be able to get a quick sample of Nordic hospitality right away as it’s been set as the first event of the Season 7 series.

While most of the EPT’s stops are held in the winter (winter on the northern hemisphere that is), the Tallinn stop stands out: it’ll take place on august 11th-16th, at the Swissotel in the middle of the town. The Main Event will feature a €4,250 buy-in and satellites are already running for it at PokerStars, for those who wish to grab a seat for much less.

How do you qualify online?

Just download the PokerStars software, click the Events tab and then go to EPT. You’ll be able to select a satellite to your liking there. For further instructions on how to qualify online, check out our How to Qualify page.

As a matter of fact, satellites are already running for the second stop of the tour too, the Vilamoura one, which takes place on Aug 28th – Sept 2nd.
As always, the PCA (Pokerstars Caribbean Adventure) will be a rather interesting speck of color on the schedule. The PCA events will take place on the Bahamas, and PokerStars expects to see more than 2,000 players belly up to the tables of the $10,000+$300 Main event. Why don’t you follow Darren Keys’ example from last year and turn your 75 PokerStars FPPs into a $150k prize at the PCA?

Here is the schedule for the PokerStars European Poker Tour 7:

EVENT Location Dates Buy-In Cap Registration
EPT Tallinn, Estonia Swissôtel Tallinn 11.- 16. August 4000 + 250 € 600 Register ept
EPT Vilamoura, Portugal Solverde 28.- 2. September 5000 + 300 € 700 Register ept
EPT London, England Hilton London Metropole 29.September - 4. October 5000 + 250 £ 1000 Register ept
EPT Barcelona, Spain Annex at Arts Hotel 22.- 27. November 5000 + 300 € 1000 Register ept
EPT Prague, Czech Republic Hilton Prague Hotel 13.- 18. December 5000 + 300 € 700 Register ept
PCA - Paradise Island The Bahamas Atlantis Resort & Casino 8.- 14. January 10. 000 + 300 $ 1600 Register ept
EPT Deauville, France TBC 26.- 31. January 5000 + 300 € TBC Register ept
EPT - Copenhagen, Denmark Casino Copenhagen 17.- 22. Feb 35.000 + 2250 $ 600 Register ept
EPT - Snowfest, Austria Alpine Palace Saalbach 20.- 25. Mar 3500 + 250 € 500 Register ept
EPT - Berlin, Germany Grand Hyatt, Berlin 5.- 10. Apr 5000 + 300 € 1000 Register ept
EPT - San Remo, Italy TBC TBC 5000 + 300 € TBC Register ept