Summer Games Begin at DraftKings, Guaranteeing $3.6 Million

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June is hardly the peak of the daily fantasy season, but that’s not stopping DraftKings from some big money behind its guaranteed prize pool tournaments this June with a $3.6 million DraftKings Summer Games Promotion. Beginning June 4th and running through June 15th, DraftKings will guarantee $3.6 million in prize pools over 50 events, spanning 12 days and five sports.

Summer Games will featured guaranteed prize pool tournaments in MLB, Soccer, Golf , NASCAR and UFC.

Participants can buy-in to any of the events directly and can qualify for any of the major events, which require a $100 buy-in, through $3 or $9 satellites. When earning a $100 Main Event ticket, participants will be able to use it on any of the five main events.

The series will culminate with the MLB $500,000 Main Event on June 15th. Other main events include a NASCAR $75,000 guaranteed on June 14th, a UFC Main $40,000 guaranteed on June 13th, a golf $250,000 guaranteed on June 11th and a soccer $5,000 guaranteed on June 6th.

DraftKings players may Draft Now or reserve a seat for an upcoming tournament.

Draft Kings $3.6 Summer Games Schedule

The Summer Games action started on Thursday and runs through the 15th of June. A full schedule can be found below.

Draft Kings Summer Games (June 5th-June 12th)
Date Contest Cost to Enter Prizes Start Time
June 4th Summer Games #1 $3 $250,000 7:20am
PGA $250K Drive the Green
June 4th Summer Games #2 $3 $40,000 1:08pm
MLB $40K Moonshot (Early)
June 4th Summer Games #3 $0.25 $10,000 7:05pm
MLB $10K Quarter Arcade
June 4th Summer Games #4 $20 $150,000 7:05pm
MLB Summer Games Special
June 5th Summer Games #5 $3 $250,000 7:05pm
MLB Swing for the Fences
June 5th Summer Games #6 $27 $60,000 7:05pm
MLB FBWC Qualifier
June 6th Summer Games #7 $0.25 $2,500 7:00pm
MMA $2.5K Quarter Arcade
June 6th Summer Games #8 $3 $25,000 7:00pm
MMA $25K Haymaker
June 6th Summer Games #9 $20 $30,000 7:00pm
MMA Summer Games Special
June 6th Summer Games #10 $100 $5,000 7:00pm
SOC $5K MAIN EVENT
June 6th Summer Games #11 $1 $1,000 7:00pm
SOC $1K Step Over
June 6th Summer Games #12 $10 $2,000 7:00pm
SOC $2K Juggler
June 6th Summer Games #13 $9 $3,000 12:05pm
Miami Marlins Suite Package
June 6th Summer Games #14 $20 $4,000 7:10pm
SF Giants VIP Field Visit
June 7th Summer Games #15 $0.25 $4,000 1:00pm
NAS $4K Quarter Arcade
June 7th Summer Games #16 $3 $60,000 1:00pm
NAS $60K Slingshot
June 7th Summer Games #17 $9 $20,000 1:00pm
NAS $20K Horsepower
June 7th Summer Games #18 $9 $100,000 1:05pm
MLB $100K Niner
June 7th Summer Games #19 $99 $100,000 1:05pm
MLB $100K Ninety-Niner
June 8th Summer Games #20 $5 $250,000 7:05pm
MLB $250K Super Knuckleball
June 9th Summer Games #21 $4 $100,000 7:05pm
MLB $100K Cycle
June 9th Summer Games #22 $44 $250,000 7:05pm
MLB $250K Clean-Up
June 9th Summer Games #23 $444 $150,000 7:05pm
MLB $150K Grand Slam
June 10th Summer Games #24 $1 $10,000 TBA
MLB $10K Super Booster
June 10th Summer Games #25 $5 $20,000 TBA
MLB $20K Super Booster
June 10th Summer Games #26 $50 $100,000 TBA
MLB $100K Super Booster
June 11th Summer Games #27 $3 $10,000 TBA
MLB $10K WTA (Early)
June 11th Summer Games #28 $0.25 $5,000 TBA
MLB $5K Quarter Arcade WTA
June 11th Summer Games #29 $10 $10,000 TBA
MLB $10K Ten Dollar Baller
June 11th Summer Games #30 $100 $10,000 TBA
MLB $10K Hundred Dollar Baller
June 11th Summer Games #31 $100 $250,000 TBA
PGA $250K MAIN EVENT
June 11th Summer Games #32 $1 $40,000 TBA
PGA $40K Short Game Show-Off
June 11th Summer Games #33 $10 $100,000 TBA
PGA $100K Best Ball
June 12th Summer Games #34 $1 $10,000 TBA
MLB $10K Strike One
June 12th Summer Games #35 $10 $20,000 TBA
MLB $20K Heater
June 12th Summer Games #36 $100 $30,000 TBA
MLB $30K Rundown
June 12th Summer Games #37 $8 $10,000 TBA
MLB $10K Late Night Eight
June 13th Summer Games #38 $100 $40,000 7:00pm
MMA $40K MAIN EVENT
June 13th Summer Games #39 $1 $12,500 7:00pm
MMA $12.5K Jab
June 13th Summer Games #40 $10 $25,000 7:00pm
MMA $25K Hammerfist
June 13th Summer Games #41 TBA TBA TBA
Team Luxury Suite Tickets
June 13th Summer Games #42 TBA TBA TBA
Team Luxury Suite Tickets
June 14th Summer Games #43 $5,300 $250,000 TBA
MLB $250K Thunderdome
June 14th Summer Games #44 $300 $60,000 TBA
MLB FBWC Qualifier
June 14th Summer Games #45 $100 $75,000 1:00pm
NAS $75K MAIN EVENT
June 14th Summer Games #46 $1 $20,000 1:00pm
NAS $20K Happy Hour
June 14th Summer Games #47 $10 $40,000 1:00pm
NAS $40K Checkered Flag
June 15th Summer Games #48 $1 $40,000 7:05pm
MLB $40K Solo Blast
June 15th Summer Games #49 $10 $100,000 7:05pm
MLB $100K Extra Innings
June 15th Summer Games #50 $100 $500,000 7:05pm
MLB $500K MAIN EVENT

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