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Join the Carnival of Tournaments to win big prizes this Christmas!

PokerStars is celebrating Christmas with an amazing Carnival of Tournaments taking place from December 17-23.

The highlight of the festival is the $200 buy-in $50,000 guaranteed Main Event on December 23, but there’s something for players of all levels and bankrolls.

Plus, with a range of great offers and satellites, we’re giving you the chance to win Carnival of Tournaments event tickets every day!

Carnival of Tournaments Main Event deposit offer

Want an early Christmas present? Make a deposit and you could win a free entry to the $50K GTD Main Event on Sunday, December 23 at 18:00 ET.

  • Deposit $30 or more using bonus code ‘CARNIVAL’ before 14:59 ET on December 23
  • Get a ticket to the exclusive Depositor Freeroll at 15:00 ET on December 23
  • The top 25 players will each get a Main Event entry worth $200!

Special Edition Spin & Go’s – play the Main Event for just $2.50

You can play special Carnival of Tournaments edition Spin & Go tournaments with a $2.50 buy-in running now and till December 23 for the chance to win a Main Event ticket worth $200. Ticket and cash prizes will be awarded as follows:

Prize Pool MultiplierPrizeFrequency
80x Carnival of Tournaments $200 Main Event ticket 6,500 in 1,000,000
4x $10 156,500 in 1,000,000
2x $5 837,000 in 1,000,000

7% of the Spin & Go buy-in goes towards rake.

Carnival Variety Tournaments

Guaranteed tournaments across a selection of game types take place every day at 20:00 ET from December 17-23, in addition to the regular schedule.

Look for ‘Carnival Variety’ in the ‘Tourney’ tab for details.

$8K Nightly Stars with Special Prizes

Our daily Nightly Stars tournaments will have increased guarantees of $8,000 from December 17-23.  But that’s not all – play and you can win randomly added tournament ticket prizes. There will be a different amount of tickets every day!

Special Offer Details and Rules:

  • This promotion was announced on December 14 and expires at 20:00 ET, December 23, 2018.
  • This promotion is available to all real money verified players.
  • We reserve the right to modify, alter, discontinue or terminate these promotional offers at any time for any reason whatsoever without notice to players.

Carnival of Tournaments Depositor Freeroll:

  • This offer commences at 10:00 ET on December 14 and runs until 14:59 ET on December 23, 2018.
  • Make a deposit of $30 or more using the code ‘CARNIVAL’ before 14:59 ET on December 23, and get a ticket to the Carnival of Tournaments Main Event Depositor Freeroll.
  • Use your ticket to manually register to the Depositor freeroll that will take place at 15:00 ET on Sunday, December 23. The top 25 players will be awarded Main Event entry worth $200.
  • $50K guaranteed Carnival of Tournaments Main Event will take place on December 23 at 18:00 ET.
  • Making a withdrawal before making a qualifying deposit during the offer period will leave you ineligible to claim the ticket.
  • If a player wins multiple $200 Main Event entries, any subsequent entry can be exchanged for T$.

Carnival of Tournaments Spin & Go's:

  • To win a Main Event ticket in a Spin & Go, just enter the special $2.50 Spin & Go’s, running from 10:00 ET on December 14, to 18:00 ET on December 23, 2018. The probabilities can be found in the table above.
  • The first Carnival of Tournaments Main Event ticket that a player wins in a Spin & Go is non-transferable, non-exchangeable and non-refundable. If a player wins multiple tickets, any subsequent tickets can be exchanged for T$.

$8K Nightly Stars with Special Prizes:

  • Randomly added tournament tickets awarded in the daily Nightly Stars tournaments from December 17-23 have a 365-day validity period from the day of issue.

For general promotional Terms & Conditions, click here.

Contact Support if you have any questions about the Carnival of Tournaments promotion.