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2014 Poker Run

14th Annual HK Powersports Land & Lake Poker Run for Easter Seals NH

Saturday, July 19, 2014
Naswa Resort
Laconia, NH

Dedicated to the memory of Peter Makris


Play for the day at Lake Winnipesaukee with your boat, personal watercraft, car, truck or motorcycle!

Participants traveling by land or lake will stop at 4 checkpoints to pick up poker cards sealed in envelopes (DO NOT OPEN!), as we play the traditional fun games for trinkets from our sponsors. Players will need to go to all 4 stops in order to build their hand, with NASWA being the 5th and final card stop for all players.

Party Specifics
The party will include a DJ, delicious buffet and the popular crowd games from last year, along with raffles and games at EACH checkpoint, making all of your stops more exciting to visit! Vote on your favorite checkpoint and enter to win a special prize during the party!

Event Schedule
9am - Registration begins at all checkpoints
10:30am - Poker Run officially starts (visit the other checkpoints in any order! Final stop: NASWA Resort)
1:00-3:00pm - Event party and buffet at NASWA
2:00 - Deadline for turning in chips and hands dealt
3:00 - Stage program and Awards. Best Poker Hands! $500 cash prizes awarded to both Land and Lake winners, donated by Harley-Davidson of Manchester & Nashua. $1,000 cash prize awarded to High Roller top hand, sponsored by Pederson Flooring & Refinishing.
4:00 - Grand Prize Raffle drawing...4 winners

Due to popular demand, we are bring back a higher level of play for those "high rollers" out there! The best hand for club members, land or lake, will walk away with a $1,000 cash prize, sponsorsed by Pederson Flooring!
Club Membership Fee: $100
Includes one complimentary hit-me card, one complimentary grand prize raffle ticket, color-coded buffet passes with first access to the buffet, one complimentary "Gas Hog Checkpoint Pass" (if required), special "bling paraphernalia" as a high roller and more! Limited number of entries to increase the odds!

There are different points depending on mode of transportation. Register at the point of your choice, then hig the other stops in any order after that.

For LAND participants:

For LAKE participants:


First Prize

$10,400 value
SeaDoo Personal Watercraft GTI 130HP (with trailer!)

Second Prize
$760 value
Old Town Saranac 146 Canoe

Third Prize
$600 value
Old Town Heron 11xt Kayak

Fourth Prize
$300 value
Ultimate BBQ Survival Kit

You don't need to be present to win the raffle prizes!
In addition to presenting sponsor HK Powersports, other major sponsors include: Mix 94.1 FM, The Naswa Resort, Brady Sullivan Properties, Bank of New Hampshire, SYSCO of Northern New England, Zero Waste Recycling Services, The Cohen Family, Harley Davidson Motorcycles of Manchester & Nashua, Belknap Subaru, Baron’s Major Brands Appliances, Amoskeag Beverages, Plastic Distributors and Fabricators Inc., Ameriprise Financial, South End Media, Tanger Outlets of Tilton, Pederson Flooring & Refinishing, Pepsi, The Citizen of Laconia, and Silver Image Photography.

Online registration will close Thursday, July 17th at midnight. You can register in-person at any of the checkpoints on Saturday. All participants who register online before Friday, July 11th will receive a special bag from The Tanger Outlets of Tilton!

If you have any questions, please contact Christine Pederson at or 621.3429.

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