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Win Big This Summer With Venetian Deepstack Extravaganza III

Card Player Poker Tour Returns To Venetian

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Lots of Poker action left in Las Vegas at The Venetian DeepStack Extravaganza III, including:

Event 74: $1,100 NL $1.5 Million GTD Wednesday July 13 at Noon (3 Starting Days)
Event 79: $5,000 NL $2 Million GTD Sunday July 17 at Noon (3 Starting Days)

Poker lovers know the Venetian Las Vegas as the soul of Renaissance Venice and the Venetian Poker Room as one of the most successful and rewarding poker venues anywhere.

At The Venetian, every key unlocks a suite and every poker tournament unlocks excitement. Just steps outside these incomparable suites wait the world’s most sought-after chefs, entertainers, shopping, amenities, and one of the most high-energy and engaging poker events, the DeepStack Extravaganza III.

Ten weeks of action-packed tournament poker is about to light up the Venetian Poker Room with DeepStack Extravaganza III, a summer series spanning the calendar from May to July. Named by USA Today as one of the best poker series outside of the World Series of Poker, DeepStack III boasts a summer schedule offering more than 110 tournaments and upwards of $16 million in guaranteed prize pools in its two segments: DeepStack Extravaganza III Warm-up and DeepStack Extravaganza III.

Click here to view the entire schedule of events.

From May 16 to July 24, tournaments inside the Venetian Poker Room come in a variety of options and formats, including bounties, turbos, multi-day, and single-day tournaments. Game options include No-limit Hold’em, Pot-limit Omaha, and H.O.R.S.E. as well as others. Tournament buy-ins begin as low as $200 and top out at $5,000 with nearly every buy-in imaginable in between, ensuring there are affordable and exciting options for every type of player.

Players can also participate in two different national poker tours inside the Venetian. The Mid-States Poker Tour, featuring a $1,100 buy-in and a $2,000,000 guarantee, begins June 6 with three starting flights and concludes June 10. The Card Player Poker Tour, with a $5,000 buy-in and a $2,000,000 guarantee, runs July 17-22.

Events at a Glance

• Three-day $3,500 No-limit Hold’em with a massive $3 million guarantee
• Three-day $1,100 No-limit Hold’em with a $1.5 million guarantee
• Three-day $1,600 No-limit Hold’em with a $1 million guarantee
• Two-day $1,600 Pot-limit Omaha with a $150,000 guarantee
• Two-day $1,100 No-limit Hold’em with a $500,000 guarantee
• $1,100 Pot-Limit Omaha/Big O/Pot-Limit Omaha 8 or Better with a $100,000 guarantee
• Multiple $1,100 No-limit Hold’em turbos
• 400 No Limit Hold’em Ladies event with a $30,000 guarantee
• $600 No Limit Hold’em Seniors event featuring a $250,000 guarantee
• $400 H.O.R.S.E.
• $600 Limit Omaha 8 or Better
• $1,100 No-limit Hold’em/Pot-Limit Omaha with a $100,000 guarantee
• $400 Pot-limit Omaha Bounty

This incredible tournament, coupled with the famous hospitality and amenities of the Venetian, is the can’t-miss poker event of the year.