PokerStars is celebrating its 20th anniversary and is doing so in style with theBig 20 Rewind festival. The festival features 23 special tournaments, each representing a landmark event in PokerStars’ history. which come with big guarantees and some incredible special prizes.
Big 20 Rewind kicks off at 6:05 p.m. GMT on November 14 with the 2001 – Year of PokerStars. This is an $11 buy-in tournament with a $100,000 guaranteed prize pool, where the eventual champion also wins SCOOP and WCOOP Main Event buy-ins, an EPT package, and a PSPC Platinum Pass!
Players will be going all out to take down 2002 – Year of WCOOP on November 14. Not only does the $1,050 buy-in event come with a $250,000 prize pool guarantee, but the winner also walks away with a luxury round the world trip for their efforts!
Twenty-two of the 23 Big Rewind 20 tournaments come with an added prize, including an electric car worth up to $100,000, trips to Amsterdam and The Bahamas, luxury watches, dinner at a three-star Michelin restaurant, a Las Vegas holiday, and more. The 23rd event on the schedule is the Big 20 Finale, a $55 buy-in tournament with a massive $5 million guarantee waiting to be won.
Be sure to check out the table below for the full schedule and added prizes.
Big 20 Rewind Schedule
|Date||Time (GMT)||Tournament||Buy-in||Special Prize|
|Sun 14 Nov||6:05 p.m.||2001 – Year of PokerStars [Freezeout], $100K Gtd||$11||SLAM package|
|Tue 16 Nov||6:05 p.m.||2002 – Year of WCOOP [Freezeout], $250K Gtd||$1,050||Round the world trip|
|Wed 17 Nov||6:05 p.m.||2003 – Year of Moneymaker [Freezeout], $125K Gtd||$86||PokerStars Passport|
|Thu 18 Nov||6:05 p.m.||2004 – Year of the EPT [Freezeout], $250K Gtd||$1,050||Custom trophy|
|Fri 19 Nov||6:05 p.m.||2005 – Year of the PCA [Freezeout], $100K Gtd||$109||Trip to The Bahamas|
|Sun 21 Nov||6:05 p.m.||2006 – Year of Sunday Million [Freezeout], $1M Gtd||$215||Sporting event tickets|
|Mon 22 Nov||6:05 p.m.||2007 – Year of PokerStars EPTLive, $20K Gtd||$Freeroll||Streaming package|
|Mon 22 Nov||6:05 p.m.||2008 – Year of the Turbo Takedown [Freezeout], $100K Gtd||$30||Electric car|
|Tue 23 Nov||6:05 p.m.||2009 – Year of SCOOP: Low Tier [Freezeout], $300K Gtd||$109||Luxury watch|
|Tue 23 Nov||6:05 p.m.||2009 – Year of SCOOP: Mid Tier [Freezeout], $700K Gtd||$1,050||Luxury watch|
|Tue 23 Nov||6:05 p.m.||2009 – Year of SCOOP: High Tier [Freezeout], $750K Gtd||$10,300||Luxury watch|
|Wed 24 Nov||6:05 p.m.||2010 – Year of the Big Game [PL Pre, NK Post], $250K Gtd||$55||TV and surround sound|
|Thu 25 Nov||6:05 p.m.||2011 – Year of Home Games [Charity Event], $100K Gtd||$11||Home game pakage|
|Fri 26 Nov||6:05 p.m.||2012 – Year of Zoom, $125K Gtd||$11||Monte-Carlo GP tickets +EPT package|
|Sat 27 Nov||6:05 p.m.||2013 – Year of the PKO [Progressive KO], $225K Gtd||$22||UFC tickets|
|Sun 28 Nov||6:05 p.m.||2014 – Year of the Spin & Go, $100K Gtd||$10||Dinner for three at a 3* Michelin restaurant|
|Mon 29 Nov||6:05 p.m.||2015 – Year of Sports & Casino [Progressive KO], $200K Gtd||$55||Las Vegas trip|
|Tue 30 Nov||6:05 p.m.||2016 – Year of the USA, $200K Gtd||$200||New York trip|
|Wed 1 Dec||6:05 p.m.||2017 – Year of Twitch [Progressive KO], $100K Gtd||$11||TwitchCon Amsterdam trip|
|Thu 2 Dec||6:05 p.m.||2018 – Year of the Platinum Pass, $50K Gtd||$5.50||$10K in year of PSPC tickets|
|Fri 3 Dec||6:05 p.m.||2019 – Year of the PSPC [Freezeout], $150K Gtd||$25||Platinum Pass|
|Sat 4 Dec||6:05 p.m.||2020 – Year of the Arena, $300K Gtd||$2,500||VIP tickets to Foo Fighters|
|Sun 5 Dec||6:05 p.m.||The Big 20 Finale [3-Day event], $5M Gtd||$55|
Enjoy The Big 20 Rewind With a $600 Welcome Bonus
The Big 20 Rewind festival is only available to real money PokerStars players. Download PokerStars via PokerNews, create your new PokerStars account before making a deposit using the bonus code “STARS600”.
Your initial deposit is matched 100% up to a maximum of $600. The bonus releases into your account in $5 increments each time you earn 75 redemption points. You earn five redemption points per $1 contributed to the cash game rake or spent on tournament fees.