EPT Sochi

Festival Dates: October 2-11, 2020

Key Dates & Tournament Schedule

Click here for the full schedule of tournaments along with tournament structures

  • EPT Sochi Main Event: October 6-11– RUB 175,000 – Guarantee RUB 122,300,000

Please Note: All buy-in amounts are based on Casino Unit (CU) rate which is valued at 70  Rubles per CU. 

As well as exciting action at the tables, all attendees will get lots of added extras to be confirmed soon :

  • Quick and easy dedicated Russian visa service – click here
  • Free player merchandise
  • The chance to meet Team PokerStars Pros
  • Wide range of tourist activities


To view full details of how to buy-in to any tournament click here

More Information

Not sure what to play or where to stay? Read on for more details before you join us:


The license holder and operator of this event is Casino Sochi.

Casino Sochi

51 Estonskaya street, Estosadok Village, Sochi, Krasnodar region, Russian Federation

Dress code: Casual, but no sportswear. Minimum age: 18 years+ NB: Must bring a valid government issued passport, external or internal.

Important Visa Information

Please Note: To enter the Russian Federation you will need a visa if there is no international treaty between the Russian Federation and your country establishing a visa-free regime.


View the list of countries where a visa for Russia is not required here.

Feel free to email us should you require any help to obtain your visa - live@pokerstarslive.com.

Need a visa for Russia? Click here for a dedicated visa service for Russia – it’s quick and easy to apply.


PokerStars Travel offers a wide range of accommodation options, including discounted rates, specifically for PokerStars players. PokerStars Qualifiers will automatically receive information within 7 days of winning a satellite detailing how to use their ticket or winner's package.

For accommodation information please visit PokerStars Travel. If you have any questions about accommodation contact PokerStars Travel or call +34 93 325 6777.



Sochi International Airport is among the ten largest airports in Russia. Regular flights from Moscow arrive in daily; with a flight time of approximately two hours. Most major cities in Russia also serve Sochi. Transfers from the Airport to Casino will take about 45 minutes.

Flights to Russia including Moscow are available from almost all major international airports.

Cash Games

Cash Game sign up is Cash Game area sign-up desk. Speak with our staff if you have any questions at the event.

Please Note: All Cash Games will be played in Casino Units (CU). One Casino Unit is equivalent to approximately RUB 70.

Cash Game opening hours: 24/7

Other games available on request.

All cash games at EPT Sochi are organized, run and staffed by Casino Sochi. Please speak with Casino Sochi staff for cash game rules.

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