Irish winter poker festival dates announced

Although for many of us, we are enjoying a spell of hot and sunny weather it has not stopped Paddy Power Poker from releasing the full schedule for this year’s Irish Winter Festival.

The end of October sees the start of one of the most popular poker festivals amongst many and players can get involved in a wide array of poker games including Crazy Pineapple, No Limit Hold’em “Run It Twice” and a Scalps event. Friday 25th October sees that start of the main event and top players from both Ireland and the UK are expected to descend upon the capital Dublin. Last year this popular poker festival had entries of 385 players buy in which created a prize pool of €384,850 won by German Tim Hartman delighted to take home the €100,000 first place prize from fellow final table players, Trevor Dineen, Marc MacDonnell, Julian Thew and Ronan Gilligan.

In common with previous practice, PaddyPowerPoker is the best place to qualify for the Irish Winter Festival Main Event and those who wins their Irish Winter Festival seat at PaddyPowerPoker is automatically entered into the Six Survivors promotion where the last six qualifiers in the Irish Winter Festival Main Event, all of whom are entitled to receive a free entry to the 2014 edition.

Get amongst the big boys with William Hill

If you want to play for big bucks, have a look at the $250K Guaranteed at the famous high stree name William Hill on Sunday Nights. With a rich and varied satellite scheme, you can enter qualification tournaments on many different cost levels, either in sit-and-gos or multi table tournaments. The Sunday Night $250,000 guarantee is a freezeout with a buy in of $300 plus a buy in fee of $20 and runs every Sunday night at 1900 GMT.

No matter how many enter the tourney the prize is a guaranteed $250K, however if fewer than 833 players join in, there’ll be an overlay which means free money for you – but only in theory, you can still be eliminated out of the money. If this is not your scene then join in on a satellite or for other offers just check one of the other online poker rooms where there may be something more to your liking. Good luck!

Are you new to online bingo?

If you have not played online bingo but are familiar with the playing at the traditional bingo hall, don’t worry there is absolutely no need. 888 Ladies bingo is the place to visit because here you will be shown how we roll and help you navigate through the fountain of delicious games they have on offer. They also have a bingo games guide to help you get to grips with the all the bingo lingo and what you can expect when you check in.

888 Ladies is part of the internationally renowned 888 group and they offer years of experience in delivering fun, exciting online games with bingo offerings that you will find second to none. Really massive jackpots feature which are regularly paid out and it would take a brave player to miss out on them.Ă‚ 888Ladies is a true community and you will get the same answers from all of the other bingo chat room players, why go anywhere else?

Pacific Poker is constantly up there with the best!

Pacific Poker is part of the 888 Holdings group, the company behind the world’s largest online casino. As you can imagine, this means a lot of wild casino customers at the poker tables and when that  is combined with lots of promotions, it means a lot of Texas Hold’em players come to Pacific Poker for juicy high-action tables and good bonuses. Scoring around the 90% mark with online poker players Pacific continues to be the most favoured on the many sites reviewed from time to time.

Serious poker players make profit at Pacific, viewed flop percentages are up to the 50s and 60s – sometimes even up in the 70s, unheard of really. Recently, Pacific Poker introduced a no-download client for Mac and Linux users. The new software is very sleek and competent and offers most of the functionality of the download version, although some 3D functionality and a few cosmetic features have been left out to keep the client light and quick. Join the thousands enjoying online poker at Pacific Poker and see what you have been missing.

Help for Haiti from 888ladies Bingo

Help for the people of Haiti poured in from all over the world and the players at the online bingo site 888Ladies Bingo have weighed in the chips with their contribution too. As the news started to filter through, the World saw that tens of thousands of men, woman and children have lost their lives and many more now have no basic commodities like food, water or shelter.

The good people at 888Ladies Bingo have seen the devastation and have decided that the whole of the proceeds from their January £8,888 Guaranteed will go towards the Oxfam disaster fund to help the people of Haiti. This means that every penny spent on this promotion will go directly to the disaster fund to help people cope in their time of need. All we can say is well done 888Ladies!

Facelift for online casino site

Since it was first launched in 1996 the online casino site Inter Casino is to have a facelift, a brand new look to replace its look and feel. The premiere of the new site is scheduled for February 24th and the sister site of Inter Poker will also get a new look too.

In common with all good online casino operators inter casino listened to its players and as a result of their feedback there will be extraordinary new site in addition the company will continue to offer promotions as well as bonuses just as they have in the past. Completing the look will have transformed the look and feel of the site and players will see improved functionality and features including a simplified registration process and a new casino lobby facility with the usual casino games such as roulette, blackjack and slot machines.

$37,000 online slots win

An unbelievable slots winner has pocketed a massive $37,000 playing slots at an online casino after hitting no fewer than five slot jackpots over a period of five days, amazingly the initial deposit was a mere $30!

The unnamed female player, shortly after making her first deposit, hit the jackpot worth $11,000 to be followed the following day with a win of $5,013 in cash courtesy of a progressive jackpot after a similar amount of time. Getting her husband involved, she asked him to choose a jackpot game for her to play. They were then amazed when they cashed in with a pot of $4,271 after only a few spins.

Not believing her luck the player decided to take a few days off but when she returned, her luck was still in after she walked away with her largest jackpot yet, over $12,000, using one of her favourite online slots. By this time she decided to cash in and left only a few hundred dollars in her account so that she could return and play a few more games. However, luck was still on her side as she added yet another jackpot, this one was worth $1,895, when added to her winnings made a combined total including some smaller prizes of $37,000.

She plans to take a family holiday in Thailand and buy some up to the minute laptops for the children. How long before she returns to the casino site and plays some more slots we wonder.

Playing internet bingo

The internet or World Wide Web has transformed the lives of people in many way, one of which is playing the popular game bingo through the internet. Bingo can now be played whenever, wherever and however by online bingo fans across the world. So from your kitchen table, cyber cafe, or your “den” upstairs you can play an interactive game of bingo online.

Bingo was once regarded as the preserve of the elderly, but the traditional image of Bingo received its last rites with the onset of the internet gaming revolution, when bingo was exposed to the masses using the internet. They say that New York never sleeps offering show business 24/7; well you can play internet bingo all day and night too. Downloading one of the popular gaming site is safe and easy and you will soon be on your way to joining the world of bingo too.

1.5 million Donated to Haiti by online poker community

Sports stars, bingo players, celebrities and pop idols alike have risen to the challenge presented by the terrible effects of the recent earthquake in Haiti. The poker community has not been outdone either, with a staggering $1.5 million being donated to the appeal fund for the victims up to date.

The Poker Players Alliance (PPA) revealed that 50,000 online poker players have donated a total of $760,000, an average of about $15 each. Online poker sites matched these donations by the players dollar for dollar, making it an impressive $30 for every player involved. Donations are still being accepted at online casino sites with Poker Stars keeping theirs open until January 31st. A special player account called Haiti Fund is open to players with a pledge to match all money raised through the site.