In just over a week, the good people at PokerStars have a lot to celebrate with their 900 millionth tournament just around the corner. Make sure you keep yourself available for April 27th because PokerStars is hosting a special tournament with a guaranteed $1 million prize pool and $100,000 in random prizes to celebrate the achievement of 900 million tournaments.
Don't Miss the Carnival of Tournaments, 900 Million Celebration
PokerStars has outdone itself in its celebration of its 900 millionth tournament. Regardless of whether you are a sit-and-go or tournament player, there are huge benefits for you this month in the world's best poker room.
The celebration is highlighted in the Carnival of Tournaments, 900 Million Celebration with a unique $109 buy-in tournament where $1 million is guaranteed in the prize pool. If this was not enough, PokerStars will be handing out tons of awards to everyone seated at randomly selected tables every ten minutes for 2 hours!
Here's a look at what you can randomly win just by playing for a share of $1 million.
|Time||Prize Per Player||Number of tables awarded|
|13:10||Big $55 ticket||5 Tables|
|13:20||$300 cash prize||5 Tables|
|13:30||$215 Sunday Million ticket||5 Tables|
|13:40||$200 cash prize||5 Tables|
|13:50||$109 Sunday Kickoff ticket||5 Tables|
|14:10||$50 cash prize||5 Tables|
|14:20||Two Hot $5.50 tickets||50 Tables|
|14:30||Ten $7 Sit & Go tickets||5 Tables|
|14:40||Refund of your tournament buy-in ($109)||5 Tables|
|14:50||$10 cash prize||5 Tables|
|15:10||Five Sunday Storm tickets||5 Tables|
|15:20||Players Choice live event package (€1,100 Main Event buy-in, plus $1,500 hotel and spending money)||2 Tables|
This is definitely not a tournament you want to miss with all these awesome added prizes being handed out on top of the huge guaranteed prize pool.
To get involved in the Carnival, simply head to the PokerStars lobby, find Tourney Number 900 Million, and buy in for $109!
If $109 is a bit too expensive for your bankroll, be sure to check out the many qualifiers in the PokerStars lobby running around the clock until the tournament begins.
Want More to Celebrate?
Is a $1 million guaranteed prize pool with tons extra prizes not enough? Well there is more to celebrate this month on PokerStars!
From April 21st through April 25th, every PokerStars Big tournament will have a 50% increase in its guaranteed prize pool.
Then on April 26th, every Bigger tournament will not only see their prize pools doubled but will also be handing out tons of prizes to random tables.
On April 27th, all Bigger tournaments will be renamed Biggest and, in the style of their name, all prize pools will be tripled with more free prizes handed out to random tables.
Win Free Money in PokerStars Golden Sit & Go's
Sit-and-go players are also being awarded tons of money just by playing their favourite games in the $500K Milestone Golden Sit & Go’s. That's right, $500,000 will be handed out to lucky PokerStars players.
This promotion is easy to take part in. All you need to do is play any of the sit-and-go's you normally play and, at the start of each one, you might get lucky if the tournament is selected as a Golden sit-and-go. If you are lucky enough to be selected at random, you can win the following prizes.
|Golden Sit & Go||Awards|
|Big||The total prize pool will also be doubled & everyone will receive their buy-in back|
|Bigger||The total prize pool will also be doubled & everyone will receive double their buy-in back|
|Biggest||The total prize pool will be increase 6-fold & everyone will receive 5-times their buy-in back|
If these sit & go awards were not enough, you can also win more awards when the prize money given away hits certain milestones - $100K, $200K, $300K, $400K, and $500K.
So hurry up and get ready to take part in as much of the Carnival Celebration on PokerStars as you can. Money truly is growing on trees whenever PokerStars has something big to celebrate, and it doesn't get much bigger than this.