The Irish Open, Europe's longest running poker tournament, returns in 2018, from March 14 to 18 including a €1m gtd Main Event which also begins on March 14.

Once again, the 4 Star Citywest Hotel in Dublin is the venue and if you want to be a part of things, here's everything you need to know about the qualifying satellites, where you can win one of 50 Irish Open packages worth €2,500.

Plus, starting Monday December 18, a special Twister pool will also award an Irish Open package worth €2,500 as well as other qualifying and general tickets.

The packages include the following:
  • €1,150 Main Event Buy-In
  • 5 Nights double room, bed and breakfast at the City West Hotel from March 14 to March 19
  • €800 in spending Money including flights worth €800

The Main Event gets going on March 14 with a €1,150 buy-in and here's how you could be there for a fraction of the cost.

Irish Open Qualifiers 2018



Qualifying satellites, scheduled below, will be running from January 01, at €100 a buy-in, right up to February 25, in selected iPoker rooms.

Date Time (UK) Title
Monday, January 01 20:00 5x Package Irish Open
Sunday, January 07 20:00 5x Package Irish Open
Sunday, January 14 20:00 5x Package Irish Open
Sunday,January 21 20:00 5x Package Irish Open
Sunday, January 28 20:00 5x Package Irish Open
Sunday, February 04 20:00 5x Package Irish Open
Sunday, February 11 20:00 5x Package Irish Open
Sunday, February 18 20:00 5x Package Irish Open
Sunday, February 25 20:00 10x Package Irish Open


Twister



Alternatively, iPoker Twister specials are running from tomorrow, allowing players to make it to Dublin for as little €2.50!

That's right, a special Twister pool will be giving away €5,000 worth of prizes, one of which will be an Irish Open package worth €2,500. Other prizes include Irish Open qualifier tickets and some general tickets too.

Buy-in Prize Occurance
€2.50 €2,500 Irish Open Package 1
€2.50 €100 Irish Open ticket 20
€2.50 €20 general ticket 100
€2.50 €10 general ticket 811
€2.50 €5 general ticket 4068


Participating rooms



Participating rooms
Poker Room Additional requirements
William Hill Promotional code PSVIP
Coral Poker No code required
Betfred Poker No code required
paddypowerpoker Deposit at least €10
Titan Poker Bonus code PSVIP
bet-at-home No code required
Betfair Poker Promotion code PKRREG
Ladbrokes Poker No code required
Everest Poker No code required
bet365 Bonus code PS365 (room not participating in Twister promotion)