Hollywood, CA (March 31, 2009) — HollywoodPoker.com (http://www.hollywoodpoker.com) marks the 40th year of the phenomenal annual poker extravaganza, the World Series of Poker (WSOP) 2009, by generously giving away no less than $425,000 in Celebrity-class All-Inclusive Main Event Packages. Each package offers one main event seat ($10,000 buy-in) at the WSOP Championship in Las Vegas.
HollywoodPoker’s scheduled WSOP satellite online finals will run from March 26th. through to June 14th. Buy-in is at $300+$20. With at least twenty-five to be given away, HollywoodPoker’s spectacular packages will cover accommodation at the glamorous five-star Venetian Palazzo Hotel in Las Vegas, a generous amount of traveling & spending allowances to be used at leisure and exclusive HollywoodPoker merchandise.
The site is also promising online poker players’ who finish in the first five positions out of the money at the World Series Of Poker Main Event, a seat at the 2010 championships worth $10,000 each with their exclusive HollywoodPoker Bubble Insurance coverage. Online poker players are not required to purchase the main event ticket at HollywoodPoker to be eligible for coverage. Players’ only need earn 1000 easily attainable player points at the site upon registration until June 30th.
HollywoodPoker spokesperson Vince Van Patten commented on the site’s WSOP Bubble Insurance push, saying “We’re poker players too and we know just how it feels to be out there on a limb where up means the money and down means absolutely nothing”.
As HollywoodPoker revs up its engines for WSOP 2009, it is also gearing up for the season finale of its HollywoodPoker LIVE Europe events. HollywoodPoker players are working extra hard to get to the Grand Final in Monte Carlo, Monaco on All-Inclusive Main Event Packages worth almost $20,000 each. Tournament buy-in is at $300+20 but players can choose to work their way up via six (6) daily satellite qualifiers that start at just $1.
More information on WSOP packages and scheduled satellites can be found at the HollywoodPoker WSOP Central (http://www.hollywoodpoker.com/tournaments/wsop2009-central.html).
Information about HollywoodPoker LIVE Monte Carlo Grand Final can be found at http://www.hollywoodpoker.com/tournaments/HP-live-monte.html.
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