France Poker Series Season 5

The French Poker Series is the most prestigious live poker tournament series in the country, and it's back for Season 5. The world's greatest poker players will once again be taking their seat to battle it out for huge prizes, and you could be there too!

The French Poker Series keeps going from strength to strength. The Season 4 Grand Final in Deauville saw an incredible 1,355 players take part for a combined prize pool of more than €1,300,000! Don't miss your chance to win your share in Season 5!

France Poker Series Season 5 Qualifiers

There are FPS seats and packages on offer every day at 20:30 and 22:15 CET for a minimum buy-in of €10. To register for a France Poker Series satellite tournament, open the lobby and click 'Events' and 'FPS'.

FPS Coverage

If you speak a little French, PokerStars Live will be offering great coverage (text and live streaming) of all the France Poker Series festivals.

FPS Season 5

PokerStars is proud to present Season 5 of the France Poker Series (FPS) - France's No.1 live poker experience. Building on the runaway success of the previous four seasons, Season 5 promises to be even bigger and better, and kicks off with a trip to the glamorous, sun-kissed principality of Monaco! The venue is the stunning Monte Carlo Bay Hotel & Resort, where PokerStars qualifiers, Team PokerStars Pro and other top players will gather to do battle. The €500,000 Guarantee FPS Main Event will run April 29-May 3 with the EPT Main Event running May 2-8.

Satellite qualifiers are running on PokerStars now, giving you the chance to win a prize package (buy-in, hotel and expenses) for an unforgettable experience both on and off the felt! FPS Season 5 will see the action play out in some of the most beautiful casinos in France, as well as an online-only event and new stops in Lille this summer and Enghien before the Xmas break!

Season 5 will also have a Leader Board*, where players win points for placing in the money at any of theFrance Poker Series events, as well as for playing the tournaments.

FPS Hotels

Need help finding accommodation for an FPS event? We have arranged special hotel rates for everyone attending the FPS, and it is easy to book online. Simply visit choose the city/event you will be attending, select a hotel and dates, and fill in the booking details.

Alternatively, you can contact FPS Hotels directly by email on or you can call the events team on (+34) 93 325 67 77.

France Poker Series Season 5 Schedule

See below for FPS Season 5 events confirmed so far.

FPS Monaco Monte Carlo Bay Hotel & Resort April 29-May 3, 2015 €1,000+€100**
FPS Online May 17-26, 2015 €1,100
FPS Lille Casino Barrière Lille July 21-26, 2015 €1,000+€100***
FPS Enghien Casino Barrière Enghien December 16-20, 2015 €1,000+€100***

* FPS Online tourneys will not count for the Season 5 Leaderboard.
** 3% of tournament prize pools will be withheld to cover the costs of floor staff and dealers.
*** 4% deducted from prize pool to pay local and government taxes.
The France Poker Series reserves the right to cancel or modify the details of the events listed at their entire discretion. 

For more information go to the France Poker Series website, and follow the series via the PokerStars Blog, which has tournament reports, galleries and more.

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