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Omaha Week - Learn, play and win! - Mon Aug 04, 2014, 08:14 AM
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Omaha Week runs from August 4-10, and is the perfect way to improve your skills and win big in one of poker’s most exciting formats! Each day of Omaha Week will focus on a different Omaha game type:
  • August 4 - Pot Limit Omaha
  • August 5 - Pot Limit Omaha Hi/Lo
  • August 6 - No Limit Omaha Hi/Lo
  • August 7 - 5 Card Omaha Hi & Hi/Lo
  • August 8 - Courchevel Hi & Hi/Lo
  • August 9 - Limit Omaha Hi/Lo
  • August 10 - A mix of variants listed above

Exclusive Omaha Week promotions:
  • Video Tutorials - learn how to play Omaha
  • Exclusive ticket offer - claim a free ticket bundle worth $7.50
  • Taster Tourneys - turn FPPs into cash prizes
  • Omaha Happy Hours - earn 50% more VPPs and FPPs
  • Omania Tourneys - double guarantees on Saturday, August 9
  • Sunday Majors: $82 No Limit Omaha Hi/Lo [Progressive Super-Knockout, 6-Max] at 13:15 ET, and $82 Pot Limit Omaha [Progressive Super-Knockout, 6-Max] at 15:15 ET on August 10

Learn how to play Omaha for free!

We’ve put together four video tutorials to show you all you need to know about playing Omaha, and the different versions of Omaha available on PokerStars. Learn the differences between Omaha and Hold‘em, and discover great Omaha variants like Omaha Hi/Lo, Courchevel and 5-Card Omaha, in the free videos below. >>click here<< and scroll down to Introducing Omaha, Basic Strategies, Omaha Hi/Lo and More Omaha Games.

Want more Omaha tips? Check out our free training site for instructional videos and strategy advice from some of Team PokerStars Pro’s biggest names.

Free tourney ticket bundle worth $7.50

Deposit $25 or more before 23:59 ET on August 10 using the bonus code ‘OMAHAWEEK’ and get five free $1.50 Omaha tournament tickets. The free tickets in the bundle are valid for all $1.50 Omaha Sit & Go and scheduled tournaments with a buy-in of $1.50. Please Note: Cashing out before making a qualifying deposit will make you ineligible for the free tourney ticket bundle. No game play is required to receive the instant ticket bundle. All free Omaha tournament tickets can be used after the end of Omaha Week but will expire on November 8 if unused. This offer is limited to one deposit per player.

Taster Tourneys - Turn FPPs into cash prizes

Never played the different Omaha variants before? Sign up for the Omaha Taster Tourneys taking place throughout the week, each with a five FPP buy-in and a $500 prize pool. Learn the dynamics of each game without dipping into your bankroll, and see if you can turn your FPPs into a great cash prize.




All Omaha Week Taster Tourneys can be found under ‘Tourneys’ > ‘Special’ in the PokerStars lobby.

Omaha Happy Hours


Earn 50% more VIP Player Points (VPPs) and Frequent Player Points (FPPs) in Omaha ring games (including ZOOM) and Sit & Go tourneys during special Omaha Week Happy Hours. There will also be a special Happy Hour each day for that day’s Omaha game type.

Happy Hours run at the following times every day from August 4-10:
  • 04:00-05:00 ET: All Omaha game types
  • 12:00-13:00 ET: Extra points in Omaha Game Type of the Day only (all Omaha game types on August 10)
  • 20:00-21:00 ET: All Omaha game types

Please Note: Heads-Up Sit & Go’s and ring games only receive 30% extra VPPs and FPPs during Omaha Week Happy Hours. All Sit & Go and scheduled tournaments eligible in the Happy Hours are marked with a Happy Hour icon. Only tournaments that start within the Happy Hour award extra VPPS and FPPs - the end time of the tournament is not considered.

Omania Tournaments

On Saturday, August 9 we have doubled the guarantees in all of the daily Omania tournaments.



See the Terms & Conditions page for general promotional rules.

Contact support@pokerstars.com if you have any questions about Omaha Week.

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