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PartyPoker – PokerFest III Kicks Off April 21st

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PartyPoker's running hot and you get to enjoy the steam! Get ready for PokerFest III, win up to $100 every day in the Fast Forward Challenge, become a heavyweight in the Contenders, watch Phil Hellmuth's entrance to the World Poker Tour Venice Grand Prix, and get ready to grab $50 FREE!

PokerFest III is on the way!

PokerFest III is PartyPoker's biggest online festival and runs from April 21st through May 5th. Featuring 64 events and guaranteeing $4,000,000 in prizes makes the third installment the biggest and richest edition of PartyPokers' incredible online poker series.

When the fun starts and cards are in the air in Pokerfest III, you can whet your poker appetite on four tournaments per day. One of the tournaments even has a point buy-in and players with all bankroll sizes can get right in the thick of the action with a low, medium, and high buy-in tournament.

The event that puts PokerFest III in 'play mode' is a $215 buy-in $350,000 guaranteed that starts on April 21st at 19:30 CET. Within half an hour a $2,500 guaranteed tournament that takes 20 PartyPoints to enter will have cards in the air; earning PartyPoints is so easy this is comparable to a freeroll.

Pokerfest III is well-stacked with something for everyone: An $80,000 guaranteed $54 rebuy, a $10,000 guaranteed $11 No Limit Hold'em Bounty, a $1,060 High Roller with $450,000 guaranteed, and the one everyone wants to win...the $1,500,000 guaranteed Pokerfest III Main Event.

A number of satellites are running now so look for freerolls and special offers that feed into the main event.

Phil Hellmuth - What's Next?

Phil Hellmuth is a winner! Check his 13 World Series of Poker bracelets and you know it's true. Phil Hellmuth craves attention! If you've watched his entrance to major poker events, you know it's true.

The "Poker Brat" has numerous 'grand entrances' — like decked out in full NASCAR gear, masquerading as a Roman Emporor, with a military convoy, and more. His latest was at the World Poker Tour Venice.

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Be a Heavyweight in The Contender

PartyPoker has six money-making freerolls in The Contenders that have prize pools ranging from $2,000 all the way up to a massive $12,000. Start earning the required number of points (shown below) now to play in the following month's freeroll tournament!

Weight ClassPoints RequirementPrize pool

ONE single PartyPoint during the month is all it takes to to get a seat in a $2,000 freeroll! Keep playing to earn 1,000 PartyPoints at cash poker tables and tournaments and you will be playing in a $12,000 freeroll!

PartyPoints are awarded at a rate of two per $1 paid in rake or tournament fees.

The freerolls start on the second Saturday of the month. Get your tournament fix on with The Contenders.

Win Cash Bonuses in The FastForward Challenge

Get a poker bonus just for playing in PartyPoker's FastForward Challenge! If you love the speed of FastForward at PartyPoker, you'll fall madly in love with The FastForward Challenge where the size of your bonus is determined by you. You choose how much and how often you want to put some heat to the FastForward tables - the more you play, the bigger your poker bonus.

Collect one point per day for four days during a week (Monday to Sunday) and get a $5 poker bonus; get a $40 poker bonus if you pick up 25 points per day for seven days.

Points Per DayFour days in a weekSeven days in a week
One point per day$5 poker bonus$10 poker bonus
Five points per day$15 poker bonus$20 poker bonus
25 points per day$35 poker bonus$40 poker bonus
50 points per day$45 poker bonus$50 poker bonus
100 points per day$75 poker bonus$100 poker bonus

TIP: Pick up points faster by playing in up to four FastForward tables at once, across multiple player pools or in the same player pool.

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$50 FREE while it lasts!

Get started at PartyPoker and start playing your favorite cash games and tournaments on a FREE $50!

  • Download PartyPoker through PokerWorks
  • Create a new PartyPoker account and enter the bonus code "PWFREE50"
  • Fill in the registration form in the PartyPoker cashier
  • Return to PokerWorks and fill in our registration form
  • Check your email inbox for a confirmation email from

Once you've completed the steps, you'll find $20 in your PartyPoker account - look for your confirmation email. Earning at least 40 PartyPoints is required before you can withdraw the free $20. If you do not earn 40 PartyPoints within 60 days, the initial $20, or whatever remains of it, will be forfeited. PartyPoints are earned at a rate of two (2) PartyPoints per $1 in rake or tournament fees and you’ll clear the point requirements in short order – pick your favorite game and start playing.

Earn 40 PartyPoints and another $30 will be deposited into your account bringing the total free cash amount to $50. Please be aware that this $30 is in the form of a release restricted bonus and you must generate another 160 points before the bonus is released as cash into your account. You have 120 days otherwise the $30 will be forfeited.

Pick up $50 FREE and check out the PartyPoker lobby to discover a world of online poker promotions that will build your online bankroll and poker skills! Check back for more promotions and news from PartyPoker brought to you by PokerWorks.

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