PokerStars Festival Chile Kicks Off May 20

PokerStars Festival
PokerStars Festival

In just a few days, the PokerStars Festival Chile kicks off at Casino Enjoy Viña del Mar for 21 events over the course of eight days from May 20-31.

The highlight of the festival is the five-day $1,650 PokerStars Festival Main Event, which features a huge $500,000 guaranteed prize pool.

The tournament kicks off with two opening days on May 23-24. Players begin with 25,000 opening chips with blinds increasing every 60 minutes. Both the opening days allow for unlimited reentries up until the start of Level 9.

Players bagging chips will resume play from May 25-27 until the first PokerStars Festival Main Event winner in Chile is crowned.

Another big tournament during the festival is the $3,300 High Roller. The tournament begins on May 21 and features a deep structure with players beginning with 50,000 chips and blinds increasing every 60 minutes.

Unlimited reentries are permitted up until the start of Level 9 which is also the start of Day 2 on May 22. Players surviving the first two days will compete for one final day on May 23.

The PokerNews Live Reporting Team will be on hand to cover both events from start to finish with the biggest hands…