Hilton Tallinn Park & Olympic Park Casino


The seventh Tallinn Summer Showdown festival returns as a part of the Kings of Tallinn family. 

Kings of Tallinn: Summer Showdown 2023 festival will take place at the luxurious Hilton Tallinn Park Hotel and Olympic Park Casino from July 21st to 30th, 2023.

The 10-day festival will feature 53 events, including the always popular
€555 Kings of Tallinn Championship, the traditional €1,100 Main Event, and, for the first time – €5,000 One-Day High Roller Event. You can find the full schedule below.


You can qualify for the Kings of Tallinn Summer Showdown 2023 festival both live and online. 

Online satellites are running daily on 
OlyBet Poker. You can start your way at low buy-in step satellites and even Freebuys, while the satellite finals are running on Thursday and Saturday evenings.

Live satellites are planned at the
Olympic Casinos in Tallinn, Tartu, Riga, Vilnius, and Bratislava.


Once again we have joined our forces with famous Finnish Tournament Director Teresa Nousiainen and we are happy to announce the dates for sixth edition of action packed poker festival – Tallinn Summer Showdown 2022.

Festival will take place at faboulus Olympic Park Casino and exquisite Hilton Tallinn Park hotel from 25.07.2022-31.07.2022 .

Team Competition

 Tallinn Summer Showdown 2022 Team Competition rules

  • 2% of the prize pools of all festival ranking tournaments is set aside for the prize of the overall 2 best teams
  • 75% will go to best team and 25% to second best team
  • All teams must have 4 players registered
  • All team members must play at least 1 ranking tournament
  • There has to be at least 12 players in the tournament to be eligible for ranking
  • Winners will be announced after the last ranking event of the festival
  • Players can collect points from each one of the tournaments, ex. satellites and ladies event
  • Each registered player of the team will collect points for their team score when cashing in an event
  • The points of all four team members will be summed and the team with the most points wins the team prize
  • Points for the Team Challenge are calculated by the prize money earned from a tournament, divided by the amount of the tournament buy-in (without fee)
  • The buy-in size that will be used for awarding ranking points in multiple buy-in tournaments (e.g. re-buy and re-entry), will be calculated by the average actual buy-in amount of all the players who entered the tournament (prize pool divided by the number of players) 
  • Deals: all players involved in a deal get points according to the worst position. i.e. if last two players make a deal, both get points according to second place​
  • We are also rewarding players of the team 1 point for every time they participate in a ranking event. Note that re-entry will not reward additional points.
  • Team registration closes after the late registration of the Main Event, on the 29th of July at 13:00. In order to receive points for a ranking event prior to that, the team has to be registered before the respective event starts.


Tallinn Hilton Park Hotel

– 145€ / 155€ night (Standard Hilton Guest Room (King, or Twin) single/double stay)

– 155€ / 165€ night (Deluxe with View – Single Occupancy (King, or Twin) single/double stay)

– 200€ / 220€ night (Executive (King) single/double stay)

– 210€ / 230€ night (Executive with View (King or Twin) single/double stay)

– 230€ / 250€ night (Executive Corner (King) with View to front or back single/double stay)

– 275€ / 275€ night (Deluxe one Bedroom Suite (King) single/double stay)

– 350€ / 350€ night (Smoking Suite (316) single/double stay)

– 400€ / 400€ night (Sauna Suite (King) single/double stay)

Located at the festival venue. Includes free Spa access, free Wi-Fi and breakfast(s).
Book your stay by clicking here!


Previous Winners

Tallinn Summer Showdown 2022

Winner Glen Gaines

Entries: 285

Prize pool : 267 900€

Tallinn Summer Showdown 2022

Tallinn Summer Showdown 2021

Winner Kristian Zitting

Entries: 286

Prize pool : 271 700€

Tallinn Summer Showdown 2021

Tallinn Summer Showdown 2020

Winner Niall “Firaldo” Farrell

Entries: 114

Prize pool : 120 650€

Tallinn Summer Showdown 2020

Tallinn Summer Showdown 2019

Winner Mathias Siljander

Entries: 195

Prize pool: 185 250€

Tallinn Summer Showdown 2019

Tallinn Summer Showdown 2018

Winner Jargo Alaväli

Entries: 165

Prize pool: 156 750€

Tallinn Summer Showdown 2018

Tallinn Summer Showdown 2017

Winner Jukka Koskela

Entries: 127

Prize pool: 120 650€

Tallinn Summer Showdown 2017