Event Schedule Released for the Deepstacks Poker Tour Veneto Poker Carnivale
The 2013 Deepstacks Poker Tour Veneto Poker Carnivale in Panama City, Panama will be the third stop this fall on the Deepstacks Poker Tour schedule. As part of DSPT’s first ever international tournament series, the Veneto Poker Carnivale will run Nov. 6 through 11 and will take place at the Veneto Wyndam Grand Hotel & Casino.
The Carnivale will feature eight events, including a $1,250 buy-in with $200,000 guaranteed Main Event, a $3,000 buy-in High Roller and a variety of side events. Satellites will also be available for an opportunity to participate in the Main Event at a discounted price.
“We welcome DeepStacks to the Veneto Casino in Panama. We are very proud that our casino will be part of the DeepStacks Poker Tour, and are committed to providing the best possible live poker tournament experience for our players,” said Veneto Casino Director George Jacobs.
Already confirmed for attendance are DeepStacks Pros, Michael “The Grinder” Mizrachi, Tristan “Cre8ive” Wade and 2013 NBC Heads-Up Championship Mike “The Mouth” Matusow, who will be hosting and participating in the Carnivale festivities.
“Having Panama as a stop on the DeepStacks Poker Tour really shows the industry how serious we are in expanding our tour internationally,” said DeepStacks CEO Chris Torina. “Veneto Casino is the region’s premier resort gaming destination and their staff is unrivaled in their ability to run successful major poker tournaments. We couldn’t be prouder or more excited to add Veneto Casino to our schedule.”
In addition to a large sum of the guaranteed prize pool, the winner of the Carnivale Main Event will also earn a $2,500 buy-in seat into the $500,000 guaranteed DSPT World Championship of at Mohegan Sun in November.
First up on the DSPT schedule is the Barcelona Challenge, which will take place at Casino Barcelona Sept. 23 through 29. The Barcelona Challenge will feature a €330 NLH turbo event, a €430 NLH turbo bounty event, a €550 NLH event, a €3,000 High Roller, and the 360-degree live-streamed €1,500 Main Event.
Here’s a look at the 2013 DeepStacks Poker Tour schedule:
|Barcelona Challenge||Barcelona, Spain, Casino Barcelona||Sept. 27-29|
|Oregon Sate Poker Championships||Lincoln City, OR, Chinook Winds Casino Resort||Oct. 27-Nov. 4|
|Veneto Poker Carnivale||Panama City, Panama, Veneto Hotel & Casino||Nov. 6-11|
|Mohegan Sun World Championship||Uncasville, CT, Mohegan Sun||Nov. 18-25|
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