PokerStarsNJ Winter Festival Includes $75K Guarantee Main Event


With 2017 in full swing, PokerStars New Jersey is starting the year off in a major way. The PokerStarsNJ Winter Festival starts January 22 and runs through January 29, featuring eight days of tournament action.

The Winter Festival is comprised of 10 tournaments that have a total $275,000 in guarantees up for grabs. The largest of the guaranteed events is the $400 buy-in $75,000 guaranteed main event, which starts on January 29 at 6:00 pm ET.

Some of the other tournaments running during the Winter Festival include a $1,000 buy in $30,000 guaranteed High Roller on January 24 and a $250 buy in $20,000 guaranteed Pot Limit Omaha event on January 26. The $20,000 guaranteed event marks the only non-Hold’em tournament on the schedule.

Satellites are currently running for the Winter Festival and anyone looking for further information should go to A full look at the schedule is below.

Winter Festival Schedule

January 22: $75 No Limit Hold’em Six Max ($15,000 guarantee)
January 22: $200 Sunday Special No Limit Hold’em ($65,000 guarantee)
January 23: $100 No Limit Hold’em Four Max ($10,000 guarantee)
January 24: $1,000 No Limit Hold’em High Roller ($30,000 guarantee)
January 25: $50 No Limit Hold’em Rebuy ($10,000 guarantee)
January 26: $250 Pot Limit Omaha ($20,000 guarantee)
January 27: $200 No Limit Hold’em Deep Hyper Turbo ($10,000 guarantee)
January 28: $150 No Limit Hold’em 1R1A ($20,000 guarantee)
January 29: $200 No Limit Hold’em Progressive KO Six Max ($20,000 guarantee)
January 29: $400 No Limit Hold’em Main Event ($75,000 guarantee)