PokerStars Festival Lille

France and Lille’s stunning Casino Barriere welcomes PokerStars Festival from July 16-22, 2018. Challenge for deep prize pools, and lose yourself in Lille’s tourist-friendly streets, where modern culture and 17th century architecture combine to create one of France’s most memorable cities.

Festival Dates: July 16-22, 2018

Play this event for the chance to win one of three Platinum Pass packages to the PokerStars Players NL Hold’em Championship worth $30,000 each!

Here's how you could win a Platinum Pass:

  • Win the EPT Main Event
  • Be selected in the EPT Main Event Day 2 Draw
  • Win the Lille Cup

For more details, click here.

Platinum Pass

Key Tournaments & Event Schedule

The full schedule, along with tournament structures, can be found here.

See below for key tournament dates.

  • PokerStars Festival Main Event: July 18-22, 2018 - €1,100
  • PokerStars Lille Cup: July 20-22, 2018 - €330
  • PokerStars Festival High Roller: July 20-22, 2018 - €2,200


The license holder and operator of this event is Casino Barriere Lille.

Casino Barriere Lille
777 Pont de Flandres
59777, Lille

Tel: +33 3 28 14 47 77

Dress code: Smart casual (sportswear is allowed)

  • Minimum age: 18 years+
  • NB: Must bring a valid government issued passport or ID to participate

Travel & Accommodation

PokerStars Travel offers a wide range of accommodation options, including discounted rates specifically for PokerStars players. Further information will be emailed to all full package qualifiers within seven days of winning a satellite.

For accommodation information please visit PokerStars Travel. If you have any questions about accommodation contact PokerStars Travel.

BY TRAIN: Casino Barriere Lille is conveniently located across the street from Gare de Lille Europe, a major train station served by TGV and Eurostar trains. Lille has direct links to London St. Pancras, Paris Gare du Nord and Brussels.