POWERFEST RETURNS FOR $7,800,000 GUARANTEED THREE WEEK ONLINE FESTIVAL, 1st MAY - 22nd MAY. Buy-ins for all bankrolls ranging $5.50 - $5,200 over 172 events
Following on from the recent success of Powerfest earlier this year, the popular online poker festival returns with its largest ever guarantee of $7,800,000. Split across 3 weeks the festival consists of 172 events with each week split into buy-in levels ranging from $5.50- $5,200 plus weekly main events.
The format for the latest Powerfest sees the tournaments classified according to Power Series weights including Featherweight, Middleweight, Heavyweight and High Roller. Additionally to the regular Powerfest tournaments a new edition to the schedule is the $5,200 buy-in, $1,000,000 guaranteed Super High Roller on Sunday 22nd May.Since the launch of pure poker everyday on partypoker the featherweight, middleweight and heavyweight events will feature freezeouts for all no-limit hold'em tournaments.
Group Head of partypoker Tom Waters said: "Powerfest has become an iconic event for partypoker and after listening to feedback from our players earlier this year we have decided to run it again, bigger and better than ever! The $7,800,000 guarantee is the largest that partypoker has ever offered, giving players of all bankroll sizes the chance to win big, with buy-ins from $5.50 to $5,200"