Special Offer

Qualify for FREE PokerNews PCA Main event in Bahamas!

PokerStars is heading to the Bahamas in January, will you be joining them?

  • Total Prize

  • Date

    Nov 29 - Dec 13, 2017
  • How to qualify?

    The PokerNews PCA Qualifiers are open to both new and existing PokerStars players.

The PokerStars Caribbean Adventure (PCA) is back once again at the Atlantis Paradise Island Resort in the sunny Bahamas on Jan. 6-14.

The highlight of the festival is the $10,300 PCA Main Event on Jan. 9-14. Thanks to the special relationship we enjoy with PokerStars you can head there for free[/URL] and here's how.

From Dec. 1 to Dec. 13, PokerStars is hosting seven password-protected PokerNews PCA Qualifiers where the top 20 finishers will be awarded a ticket to the PokerNews PCA Main Event tournament valued at $55 taking place on Dec. 16. Each freeroll takes place at 3:05 p.m. ET as listed below and features a great structure with players beginning with 3,000 in chips and blinds increasing every eight minutes.

Freeroll datePassword
Dec. 1holiday
Dec. 2swimsuit
Dec. 4sunglasses
Dec. 6sharks
Dec. 9playerparty
Dec. 11celebrities
Dec. 13iloveps

In addition to these freerolls, there will be one more last-chance freeroll on Dec. 15 at 3:05 p.m. that is exclusive to players that have downloaded PokerStars through our links and have made their first deposit in 2016 or 2017. Instead of the usual 20 tickets to the PokerNews PCA Main Event, this freeroll will award 50 tickets.

The winner of the PokerNews PCA Main Event tournament will be awarded a PCA Main Event package valued at $15,855, which includes a Main Event ticket, hotel accommodations at the luxurious resort, $1,000 cash folio, access to the player's party and more. In total, the tournament awards $17,575 in value where everyone else at the final table walks away with a tournament ticket valued at $215.

The tournament features a deeper structure than the freerolls with players kicking off the action with 5,000 in chips and blinds increasing every 10 minutes. Even if you miss out on a ticket in our qualifiers, you can opt to buy directly into the PokerNews PCA Main Event for $55.

The Bahamas is the perfect getaway in the winter and you can potentially winning a life-changing sum of money thanks to the PokerStars PCA. Will you be heading there in January? Thanks to PokerNews, you may just be.

  • PokerStars' standard terms and conditions apply.
  • Anyone caught creating multiple accounts in order to be eligible for this promotion risks having their PokerStars account being locked, having their funds seized and banning from the site.
  • The decision of the PokerStars management is final.
  • PokerStars and PokerNews reserve the right to amend or cancel this promotion at any time and without prior warning.