Paradise Poker has announced that its Million Dollar Free Roll tournament event will take place on August 27th at 2 p.m. (EST).
Winner of this event will take home $1 million dollars, and the top 500 finalists will split over $150,000 in cash and prizes.
In order to enter this event, players must win their seat through one of Paradise Poker's three 'Free Million' daily tournaments, as there is no direct buy-in. First-time participants will gain entry into a 'Free Million' daily of their choice for free.
"Free Million" daily tournaments began on July 1st and will run until August 26th. The first daily 'Free Million' begins at 4 p.m. (EST), with the top 10 players advancing to the Million Dollar Free Roll; The second tournament begins at 9 p.m. (EST), with the top 20 players advancing to the Million Dollar Free Roll; And, the third tournament begins at 1 a.m. (EST), with the top 30 players advancing to the Million Dollar Free Roll.
Tournament registration opens two hours prior to the start of the event. There is no limit on how many 'Free Millions' a player can enter. However, a maximum of 4,000 players can participate in each event, and all entrants must have a real money account at Paradise Poker in order to participate. Once a player has used up their free entry, they can enter a tournament using 100 of their accumulated 'Million Points.' The 'Million Points' program began on July 1st and started at zero for all players.
Please see Paradise Poker for further details.