Every top-rated online poker room has their most popular series that they offer that players anticipate each and every year. At partypoker, this would be the POWERFEST. For 2020, the brand has now announced the details of the series, with a total of $20 million in guaranteed prize money on offer across a whopping 488 events.
Details of POWERFEST
The 2020 POWERFEST will take place at party from March 15th through the 29th. Players will find the scheduled is jam-packed with content including no limit hold’em and pot-limit Omaha events. Tournament formats will include 8-max, 6-max, 8-6 Mix-Max, 6-4 mix-max, freezeout, rebuy, PKO, and PKO Battle. Professional players and amateurs alike look forward to taking part in the series, with several pros already commenting on how they plan to compete in the upcoming POWERFEST.
The series will begin with Event #1, the $150 GTD 8-Max, Grind tournament. After this tournament, the series will continue offering event after event and eventually wind down to start the Main Events, with a total of four on the schedule. The Main Events begin on March 29th.
Like POWERFESTs of the past, this time will be no different. The Main Events see players battling it out at the same time for a combined prize pool, this time around being $1.25 million. All the Main Events will begin at 7:30 pm and will have a different buy-in fee. All will take place in Progressive Knockout format.
Players can pay $5.50, $55, $320 or $2,100 to compete in one of the four Main Events. The $5.50 tournament will offer up $20,000 in prize money while the $55 offers $250,000. The $320 and the $2,100 both offer $500,000 in total prize money.
One of the best aspects of POWERFEST is that is offers buy-ins for everyone. Players can begin competing at just $0.55, which makes it super easy for players to take part in tournament events. For high rollers, buy-ins max out at $25,500. With so much prize money up for grabs, at least 14 players are guaranteed to walk away with $100,000 or more in prize money.
Qualifying for Events
As with any major online poker tournament, the brand is offering ways to buy-in to events for a much lower prize. Partypoker has already started offering online qualifiers so players can earn a seat to various events.
For 2020, partypoker is offering special SPINS sit and gos. With this option, players can have a chance to earn a ticket worth $5,200 to POWERFEST. Within minutes, you could earn a ticket to compete in POWERFEST at a much lower buy-in than the amount set.
Head to partypoker now to begin taking part in qualifiers. There are still a few days remaining to qualify before the series begins. Buy-in directly by finding an event on the schedule that meets your budget restrictions. With such low buy-ins on offer, there are many options for players to access.