Help PokerStars Celebrate Their 10 Year Anniversary
Saturday, 5. November 2011

PokerStars is celebrating its 10th anniversary and is inviting their members to get in on the celebration. As a part of the festivities, PokerStars will be hosting the largest series of online events in their history offering players bigger prizes than ever before. They will be infusing tournaments with some serious extra cash and awarding amazing prize packages to the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure in the Bahamas.

PokerStars 10th anniversary celebration includes a series of 10 phenomenal value-added events. At the moment, PokerStars has released information regarding two of the events: the 10th Anniversary Giveaway and the 10th Anniversary $10M Sunday Million. Check back with the Online Poker Index for regular updates regarding the PokerStars 10th anniversary celebration events.

The 10th Anniversary Giveaway
The PokerStars Caribbean Adventure (PAC) is very easily the world’s largest ten-day live poker festival. As a part of their 10th anniversary celebration, PokerStars will be giving away 100 fabulous prize packages to the 2012 PAC Main Event.

The 2012 PAC will be held from January 5th, 2012 through January 14th, 2012 at the Atlantis Resort and Casino located on Paradise Island in the Bahamas. The Atlantis Resort and Casino is an absolutely stunning backdrop for PokerStars premier live event. Last year’s PAC saw just 200 players battling it out on the felts for just over $15,000,000 in total prizepools. The 2012 PAC will play host to an amazing 41 different tournaments culminating in the $10,000 2012 PAC Main Event.

The PokerStars 2012 PAC prize packages are valued at $15,000 and include the $10,000 2012 PAC Main Event buy-in, deluxe accommodations at the Atlantis Resort and Casino and expenses.

PokerStars is currently hosting freeroll qualifiers every 10 minutes, each awarding tickets to the Weekly Finals to the top 10 finishers. In addition to freerolls, they are also hosting hourly low cash buy-in and FPP satellites, each of these tournaments award tickets to the Weekly Finals to the top 20 finishers.

Each Sunday from November 13th through December 11th, PokerStars will be hosting 2 Weekly Finals, each awarding the top 10 finishers with $15,000 2012 PAC prize packages and an additional prizepool of $10,000 to be divided amongst the top 1,000 finishers.

Players may also get themselves a seat to a Weekly Final by making a deposit within the promotional period:

Bonus Code For First Depositors: FIRSTPCA
Bonus Code For Current Players: PCA100

10th Anniversary $10M Sunday Million
In honor of their 10th anniversary, PokerStars will be hosting a super-charged Sunday Million tournament. The Sunday Million is PokerStars’ premier regular big-money tournament offering a guaranteed prizepool of $1 million. For one day, PokerStars will be increasing the guaranteed prizepool of this tournament to a stratospheric $10 million offering a first place prize of $2 million. The best thing about it is that you can win yourself a seat for as low as $1.

10th Anniversary $10M Sunday Million
When: December 19th, 14:30 ET
Buy-in: $215
Prizepool: $10 million with $2 million guaranteed to first place.

PokerStars will be hosting hundreds of satellite qualifiers leading up to the time of the tournament. The best chance for you to win yourself a ticket to this monster is by playing in the $11 Sunday Million Mega Satellite. The Mega Satellite will run an hour before the Sunday Million and will award an enormous 1,000 guaranteed tickets to the 10th Anniversary $10M Sunday Million.

PokerStars first opened its virtual doors to players in December 2001 and has since grown into the largest online poker room in the world playing host to millions of registered players from around the globe. PokerStars is the recipient of a number of World Records; including, the most hands dealt (70 billion), the most players online consecutively (300K +) and the largest poker tournament ever (with close to 150K players.

Join PokerStars and take advantage of their amazing Welcome Bonus while you play your way to the Bahamas and to millions of dollars in guaranteed prizes.