The Japan Summer Freeroll Festival - Play for your share of over $10,000!

There are thousands of dollars in free prizes to be won this August in the Japan Summer Freeroll Festival, including a trip to PokerStars LIVE Macau in November to play in the Asia Championship of Poker (ACOP).

Running August 1-31, The Japan Summer Freeroll Festival features 93 freeroll tournaments with real cash prizes - that’s three every single night - exclusively available to players in Japan. These free tourneys provide the perfect opportunity for new players and those learning the game to build their bankrolls without paying a penny in buy-ins!

There are free cash prizes worth over $7,000 to be won, while the winner of each freeroll will advance to the special Japan Summer Freeroll Festival Grand Final, where a trip to Macau will be up for grabs.

How to play the Japan Summer Freeroll Festival

Three freeroll tournaments take place every night from August 1-31, exclusively for players in Japan, each awarding cash prizes.

TournamentDateTimePrize Pool
Japan Summer Freeroll Festival
Nightly Freerolls
August 1-31 (three every night) 20:30, 21:30 & 22:30 (JST) $80 cash prize pool

You can get entry to three of the freerolls by simply entering the Star CodeJSFF’, or gain access to every single one when you make a deposit as described below. If this is your first deposit you’ll also receive more great rewards like $20 in free play and free Sit & Go tickets worth $7.50!

For help in making your first deposit, click here.

BonusEligibilityBonus CodeMinimum DepositReward
Japan Summer Freeroll Festival
Star Code Offer
Open to all players Use Star CodeJSFF No deposit required 3x Japan Summer Freeroll Festival tickets
Japan Summer Freeroll Festival
First Deposit Offer
Open to players who have not yet made a PokerStars deposit Use bonus code ‘JAPANSFF $20 Unlimited entry to Japan Summer Freeroll Festival tournamentsFree $20 credit5x $1.50 Sit & Go tickets
Japan Summer Freeroll Festival
Reload Offer
Open to existing real money players Use bonus code ‘JSFF100 $100 Unlimited entry to Japan Summer Freeroll Festival tournaments

To find the tournaments once you’ve chosen your bonus, search for ‘Japan Summer Freeroll Festival’ in the ‘Find a tournament’ filter, under the ‘Tournaments’ tab.

Japan Summer Freeroll Festival Grand Final

The winner of each freeroll will be automatically registered to the Japan Summer Freeroll Festival Grand Final, held Sunday, September 6 at 21:00 JST.

The winner will receive a trip to Macau to play in the Asia Championship of Poker’s HKD $9,000 Spadie event, with HKD $2M guaranteed. The prize will also include three nights’ accommodation and USD $500 in spending money. Players who reach the final table of the Japan Summer Freeroll Festival Grand Final will all receive online tournament tickets.

Terms & Conditions

The Grand Final first prize does NOT include flights, and will not exceed USD $2,500.

If a player wins more than one Nightly Freeroll they will be registered to the Grand Final and will not receive any additional compensation. Qualifying deposits must be made between 07:00 ET on July 31 and 07:00 ET on August 31. The Star Code offer is limited to one use per player. This promotion is only available to players who reside in Japan.

Contact support@pokerstars.com if you have any questions about The Japan Summer Freeroll Festival.

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