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Meet the press: PokerNews.com

For live poker events there is simple unwritten rule: No international poker tournament can be complete without PokerNews reporting on it. The online poker news outlet is on the scene…

July 15, 2021 | The Festival Team
Guts Poker partners with The Festival Series

Welcome to the newest addition to The Festival family - Guts Poker! Jostein Grødum, head of poker at Guts, filled me in on what players can expect from the partnership.…

July 5, 2021 | The Festival Team
Welcome to the Festival in Bratislava – Gun Täljö

Gun Täljö Today we shine the spotlight on Gun Täljö who is the winner of Mau's qualifier to The Festival in Bratislava which will take place at Banco Casino. Gun…

June 10, 2021 | The Festival Team
The Gambling Cabin – “We try to bring both quality and entertainment to our different channels.”

We’re the biggest Twitch channel in northern Europe for poker Bengt Sonnert Bengt “Bengan” Sonnert is on the move when I call him - there’s an odd crackle on the…

June 1, 2021 | The Festival Team
Pokio Poker App Partners with The Festival Series

A real money social poker experience? Why does that sound familiar? The first regulated real money poker app We talked to Manuel Lopes at Pokio, a European-based real money poker…

May 19, 2021 | The Festival Team
Things to do in Bratislava

Good old Covid may have pushed back The Festival in Tallinn to 2022, but 2021 is far from a write-off - the inaugural Festival in Bratislava is very much on…

May 11, 2021 | The Festival Team
Bratislava Area
​“Every time we organize something we try to push a level higher”

Jan Packa We all wanted to believe that The Festival in Tallinn was going to go ahead in June, but of course Covid had other ideas. On to Bratislava! The…

May 5, 2021 | The Festival Team
“I’m really bad at that sort of thing – I have no idea what to say!”

Today’s interview subject: Sami Pulliainen, poker player and representative for Finnish gambling community Uhmapelaajat. Despite the modesty, Sami actually has quite a lot to say about himself and the organisation…

April 28, 2021 | The Festival Team