Diwali Rush Offers

Diwali Rush boasts over ₹2 Crore in tournament guarantees, added rewards and exclusive prizes. Earn free tickets to Diwali Rush events and satellites via daily freerolls, Second Chance Freerolls, and the special High Roller Event and Main Event Freebuys.

Qualify for free with Diwali Rush Daily Freerolls

You can play Diwali Rush events for free thanks to daily freerolls, running October 28-November 3. ₹70,000 in Diwali Rush Series tickets will be given away, with ₹10,000 awarded every day - check your lobby for the start times and jump in!

The top finishers in each Daily Freeroll will be awarded Diwali Rush Series tickets. These can be used to enter any Diwali Series event that has the same buy-in as your ticket’s value, or to play in Diwali Rush Series satellites for a chance to qualify for even richer events.

Best of all, there’s no limit to the number of Daily Freerolls you can play or the number of tickets you can win!

Diwali Rush High Roller Event and Main Event Special Freebuys

The ₹25,00,000 GTD High Roller Event and the ₹50,00,000 GTD Main Event are the two biggest Diwali Rush events of the series. Want to play without paying the buy-ins?

Try these special free-to-play tournaments with rebuys!

  • High Roller Event Freebuy with ₹3,00,000 added in tickets on October 31 at 14:30 IST - open to all players, rebuy for ₹500!
  • Main Event Freebuy with ₹3,85,000 added in tickets on November 3 at 14:30 IST - open to all players, rebuy for ₹500!

Second Chance Freerolls – play more events for less money!

If you play a Diwali Rush event*, but bust without making the money, you’ll receive a ticket to a special Second Chance freeroll. Each one has a huge ₹30,000 in satellite tickets and entries to Diwali Rush events up for grabs.

Second Chance Freerolls run daily at 17:00 IST from October 29-November 3!

*Please Note: In KO events, tickets are awarded to players who don’t finish in the money from the regular prize pool. No freeroll tickets will be awarded for any events on the last day of play on November 3.

For the Diwali Rush schedule and more about the series, click here.

₹5,00,000 will be won on the Diwali Rush Leader Board!

Will you be crowned the Player of the Series?

Players finishing in the top 150 places of the Diwali Rush Leader Board will receive cash prizes, worth up to ₹1,00,000. See details here.

For the Diwali Rush schedule and more about the series, click here.

Terms & Conditions

Diwali Rush Freerolls:

  • All Diwali Rush tickets awarded through Daily Freerolls will be valid for 365 days. If unused during the Diwali Rush Series, they can be used in PokerStars tournaments and satellites with an equivalent buy-in value.
  • Diwali Rush tickets to the High Roller Event awarded through special High Roller Event freeroll are only valid to this event and, if unused, will be forfeited.
  • Diwali Rush tickets to the Main Event awarded through special Main Event freeroll are only valid to this event and, if unused, will be forfeited.

Second Chance Freerolls:

  • If you are knocked out of a Diwali Rush tournament before reaching the money, you will be credited with a Second Chance Freeroll ticket.
  • You can use your freeroll ticket for any of the Second Chance Freerolls running from October 29-November 3.
  • All Second Chance freeroll tickets awarded through this promotion will expire within 48 hours and, if unused, will be forfeited.
  • Diwali Rush event and satellite tickets won in Second Chance Freerolls will be valid for 365 days. If unused during Diwali Rush series, they can be used for any regular tournaments or satellites on PokerStars with the equivalent buy-in.

Diwali Rush Leader Board

  • Please refer to the separate Diwali Rush Leader Board web page for details and rules on this offer here.

Click here for general PokerStars promotional Terms & Conditions.

Contact Support if you have any questions about the Diwali Rush promotion.

Mobile Cashier

Chip Stack

Fund your PokerStars account direct from your Android or iOS device with the Mobile Cashier. It makes playing poker on the Mobile app easier than ever!

Live Poker

Live Poker

Qualify for the biggest live poker events in your region and around the world, with freerolls and satellite qualifiers running now.