DREAMHACK TO DEBUT IN DALLAS
MAY 31 – JUNE 2, 2019
Event to be Largest DreamHack Festival
in North America To Date
PREMIER GAMING AND DIGITAL LIFESTYLE FESTIVAL
TO HOST MORE THAN $500,000 IN ESPORTS TOURNAMENTS
Titles to Include CORSAIR DreamHack Masters,
Madden NFL 19, DreamHack Pro Circuit,
Halo Championship Series Grassroots,
Plus Fighting Games and More
STOCKHOLM — DreamHack Dallas will debut May 31-June 2, 2019, at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center. With the addition of the Corsair DreamHack Masters, the three-day event will mark the largest DreamHack festival in North America to date. The event will feature everything gaming under one roof, including the BYOC LAN, esports tournaments, cosplay, live music concerts, an expo, as well as 16 world-class Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) teams who will battle for more than $250,000 in prizes during the CORSAIR DreamHack Masters. The Masters is a premier event, focusing on the viewer experience both for those in the arena and those watching from around the world via the online stream.
DreamHack Dallas will also feature a Madden NFL 19 Tournament that will be open to anyone attending the festival with prizes totaling $25,000. Madden NFL 19 is set to take digital football to new heights with features such as Real Player Motion and game-changing control and responsiveness. This season is set to build on the success of previous years with added depth to community favorite game modes like Madden Ultimate Team and Franchise. University esports will be announced.
Tickets are available here and include access to the three-day festival as well as the three-day Masters tournament and the Madden tournament.
“I cannot express our excitement at bringing DreamHack to the great, sports-loving city of Dallas,” said DreamHack Chief Executive Officer Marcus Lindmark. “This debut event in Dallas will mark the largest DreamHack festival in North America ever — from our 24-hour-a-day LAN party, to the CORSAIR DreamHack Masters, Madden NFL 19, Halo Championship, the Pro Circuit and more .”
In addition to Dallas, DreamHack will host festivals in nine additional major cities in 2019, including debuts in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and Rotterdam, Netherlands. Additional locations include Leipzig, Germany; Tours, France, Valencia and Sevilla, Spain; Montreal, Canada; Atlanta, Georgia, USA; and DreamHack Summer and Winter in Jönköping, Sweden.
DREAMHACK DALLAS ESPORTS HIGHLIGHTS
CORSAIR DreamHack Masters — Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
In Dallas , 16 of the best Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) teams in the world will battle it out in the hunt for the big share of the $250,000 prize pool. Watch Video
Since 2016, DreamHack has run and developed the CORSAIR DreamHack Masters concept, bringing 16 of the best teams in the CS:GO scene together for a large-scale arena tournament, with a $250,000 prize pool. CORSAIR DreamHack Masters is a premier event focusing on the viewer experience, both for those in the arena and the ones watching around the world online.
DreamHack Madden NFL 19 Tournament
DreamHack Dallas will feature a Madden NFL 19 Tournament that will be open to anyone attending the festival with prizes totaling $25,000. Madden NFL 19 is set to take digital football to new heights with features such as Real Player Motion and game-changing control and responsiveness. This season is set to build on the success of previous years with added depth to community favorite game modes like Madden Ultimate Team and Franchise.
DreamHack Pro Circuit
DreamHack Pro Circuit features the world’s best Rocket League teams at four stops during 2019, with a $100,000 prize pool at each ($400,000 total).
DreamHack Fighting Game Championships
DreamHack Dallas will feature eight Fighting Game Championships totaling more than $25,000, including: BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle; Brawlhalla; Mortal Kombat 11; Soulcalibur VI; Street Fighter V Arcade Edition; Super Smash Bros. Melee; Super Smash Bros. Ultimate; Tekken 7
Halo Championship Series Grassroots
DreamHack Dallas will host the Halo Championship Series Grassroots with a prize pool of $50,000. Details are available here.
DreamHack Mobile Series
The DreamHack Mobile Series is a new mobile esports tournament series, premiering at DreamHack Dallas and also featuring a stop at DreamHack Summer. The tournament will feature two games; Brawl Stars and Clash Royale, with a prize pool of $20,000.
All of the BYOC Tournaments are listed here with a total prize pool of nearly $20,000. All players must be physically at the event to participate. Tournaments include CS:GO; Overwatch; League of Legends; Farming Simulator; Starcraft 2; Quake Champions; Unreal Tournament; Hearthstone; PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS.
- Kids under five FREE
- Day passes $30; Weekend passes start at $79
- Purchase DreamHack Dallas tickets here (includes CORSAIR DreamHack Masters)
- Facebook Event: DreamHack Dallas 2019 Event
- Facebook Page: /DreamHack
- Twitter: @DreamHack
- Instagram: @DreamHack
- Snapchat: DreamHackLive
DreamHack is all about entertainment for the digital generation. Founded in 1994 as a BYOC LAN party, DreamHack grew over 20 years to a global phenomenon as the digital festival for today’s youth, hosted throughout Europe and North America. DreamHack festivals feature multiple esports competitions, live music, exhibitions, creative competitions, LAN party, cosplay and much more. DreamHack helped pioneer esports and continues to be one of the largest global producers of esports content. Millions of viewers tune in from all over the world to watch DreamHack broadcasts every year. DreamHack events welcomed over 310,000 visitors in 2018.
|Feb 15-17, 2019||DreamHack Leipzig, Germany||Event Complete|
|Apr 19 – 21, 2019||DEBUT: DreamHack Rio de Janeiro, Brazil||Event Complete|
|May 17-19, 2019||DreamHack Tours, France||Tickets on sale now|
|May 31–Jun 2, 2019||DEBUT: DreamHack Dallas, Texas, USA||Tickets on sale now|
|Jun 15–17, 2019||DreamHack Summer
|Tickets on sale now|
|Jul 4-7, 2019||DreamHack Valencia, Spain||Tickets on sale now|
|Sep 6-8, 2019||DreamHack Montreal, Canada||Tickets on sale now|
|Oct 18-20, 2019||DEBUT: DreamHack Rotterdam, Netherlands||Tickets on sale now|
|Nov 15-17, 2019||DreamHack Atlanta, Georgia, USA||Tickets on sale now|
|Nov 29–Dec 1, 2019||DreamHack Winter
|Early Bird Tickets on sale: Wed, Jun 26, 2019, 3 p.m. CET|
|Dec 12–15, 2019||DreamHack Sevilla, Spain||Tickets on sale now|
Read more about the events at dreamhack.com.