Dublin (PRWEB) August 13, 2008
Qualification is underway at Ladbrokespoker.com, for the Ladbrokes Irish Poker Festival taking place in the picturesque city of Killarney, Ireland from October 2 - 5, 2008 (Main Event 3-5th October).
The €550 buy-in European ranking event has a guaranteed prize pool of €250,000 and is set to attract up to 800 of Europe's leading poker aficionados to the Gleneagles INEC Hotel, Killarney. The Festival will also host a €300 no-limit hold'em freezeout supporting event on Saturday October 4 and a €170 no-limit freezeout game on Sunday October 5.
Players can qualify for the event in three ways:
- Qualify Online at Ladbrokespoker.com for a $1,250 Package
Every Monday at 7.30 p.m. (GMT) players can enter the $137.50 weekly final with one package for every $1,250 in the prize pool. The package includes the main event buy-in, and 2 nights B&B for two people at the Gleneagle Hotel.
There are regular satellites into the daily final for as little as $5 and the daily finals, which feed into the weekly final, have a $33 buy-in and are held between Tuesday and Sunday at 7.30 p.m. GMT.
- Pre-Register for Main Event
Players can pre-register for the €550 main event online 24/7 at Ladbrokespoker.com - just visit the MTT section of the lobby and go to offline events and click on the Ladbrokes Irish Poker Festival tab.
- Play in an Offline Satellite
Over 150 seats will be won in card rooms throughout Ireland up to, and including, the super-satellite held at the venue on October 2.
Full details of the festival can be found at http.://Ladbrokes Irish Poker Festival and information on the latest satellites can be found in the lobby under MTT/Offline Events/Ladbrokes Irish Festival.
The Festival will also provide players with a wide variety of STTs and Ladbrokes will help them relax in the Ladbrokes Poker Lounge which will host a games room with snooker, pool, darts, and other activities for all players to enjoy.
For further details visit http://www.ladbrokespoker.com/killarneyfestival or contact our Events Team on +44 1372 277 722 or via email at irishfestival(at)ladbrokespoker.com.