Time for Hot Hands: PokerStars Winter Series Returns Jan. 22nd

PokerStars Winter Series in PA is giving poker players opportunities to play in 44 events with a prize pool over $1 million.

Forget the snowfalls. The PokerStars Winter Series is about to drop a blizzard of cold, hard cash on many of our Pennsylvania poker players, giving them an opportunity to play in 44 events that will feature several freezeout tournaments.

The PokerStars Winter Series returns on January 22, 2022, and runs through the end of the month. The popular tournament will take place throughout several states, but PA is leading the way with a $1 million guaranteed prize pool.

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PokerStars Winter Series will be full of FREEZErolls

This year’s Winter Series tournament will feature some new “FREEZEroll” offers.

  • PA players who deposit $30 will have a chance to win a share of $3,000.
  • PA players who deposit $100 or more will have a chance to win a share of $10,000.


  • The $3k & $10k FREEZEroll event giveaways take place on January 22, 2022
  • Daily $1,000 Second Chance Freerolls (1/23/22 – 1/30/22)
  • High Roller Events: $500
  • $1,000 High Roller Freezeout
  • $10 Freezeouts for PA poker players offered daily (1/25/22 – 1/28/22)
  • Variety of action-packed poker Main Events on 1/30/22

Winter Series will bring 44 events to PA poker players

In the Winter Series tournament, players in PA will only compete against each other.

PokerStars Winter Series in PA

  • 44 events with buy-ins ranging between $10 and $1,000
  • Pennsylvania Main Event will be held on Jan. 30 and 31
    • $200 buy-in
    • $150,000 prize pool

The complete PokerStars Winter Series schedule can be found at this PlayPA poker link.

PokerStars site has tutorial pages to get you tournament ready

To get started as an online poker player, the PokerStars site has a number of pages that can help you learn the basics:

  1. Poker Rules
  2. Poker Strategy
  3. Help with Hands
  4. Poker Dictionary
  5. PokerStars School

Including a very informative page from our friends at the Online Poker Report.

PokerStars Winter Series begins: Saturday, January 22, 2022

Winter is here. And as the snow begins to fall outside, poker players can turn their attention to warmer, brighter things.

Like a much-needed card arriving on the flop. Or a big pile of cash coming home at the end of a tournament. Good luck… let’s shuffle up and deal!

Featured image credit: Eric Jamison – PA

No Fools: Free PokerStars PA Casino Bonus Instead Of A Spoof On April Fool’s Day

PokerStars PA is flipping the script with a free bonus for online casino games on April Fool’s Day, and Fox Bet has Opening Day promos.

If you wager on your favorite online casino games at PokerStars Casino or FOX Bet in Pennsylvania, there will be no tricks on April Fools Day.

Here’s the deal: On April 1, beginning at 9 a.m and running until 1 a.m., Stars Casino is running a special promo, no joke.

The sites have a shared client for online poker, sports betting, and online casinos, and they are all offering a one-day bonus.

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How to get the deal April Fool’s Day gift

Begin by logging into a qualifying account on April Fool’s Day.

Under the menu, select Challenges.

You can then sign in for a $5 free casino bonus to use on any of your favorite casino games.

The same offer is available in Michigan if you happen to be traveling through the Wolverine State.

And a cash bonus for new players

Additionally, new players who sign up at PokerStars Casino are eligible for an instant casino bonus worth $50.

Sign up for PokerStars Casino and make your first deposit. Then go to the app’s Challenges area (under the My Stars menu). Select this offer.

After wagering $1, the $50 bonus should kick in and automatically be the source of your next $50 of play.

Make sure to read the fine print.

  • You have five days after creating your account to make that $1 wager.
  • After the bonus goes live, you have seven days to clear the bonus and any winnings.

Fox Bet Sportsbook specials for MLB Opening Day

And for sports betting enthusiasts, Fox Bet PA Sportsbook has you covered for Opening Day baseball on April 1.

Get a free $10 parlay bet for placing a $10 (or more) 3+ leg parlay on MLB Opening Day games. The free parlay bet will automatically show up in the bet slip after the first parlay is placed.

Philadelphia Phillies fans can also take advantage of a futures odds boost.

  • Phillies to win the World Series boosted from (+3500) to +4500

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