The Dave P. Waldron Annual Memorial Poker Run will be held Saturday, July 21, 2018 at the Millerton Fire House, 24 Century Boulevard, Millerton, NY 12546.
The rain or shine event begins at the Millerton Fire House and ends at the Lions Club Pavilion, Stissing Lake Road, Pine Plains, NY 12567.
The Run is helped by the Red Knights Motorcycle Club of New York Chapter 33.
The Run is open to cars, trucks and motorcycles. The enter fee is $20 for drivers, $15 for passengers and $10 for non-riders who want to join the after party.
Here’s how the Poker Run works. At registration you are given the first of five playing cards to begin your “hand”. The Run will make stops at three fire houses ( Millbrook, Pleasant Valley #2 and Stanfordville) over a 78 mile route. You will receive another card at each stop. At the journey’s end, at the Lions Pavilion, you will receive your fifth and final card to complete your hand. If you are dissatisfied with your hand, you may replace up to two more cards at $1 each.
The Poker Run day schedule:
9:00 – 11:00 am Registration, breakfast and coffee
11:00 am Blessing of the Bikes and Depart from Fire House
The Run covers 78 miles, stopping at three more fire houses.
1:00 pm Arrive at Lions Pavilion, Pine Plains.
Post- Run party- burgers and dogs, beverages, 50/50 Raffle and live music by Two Seventeen Band.
Proceeds from the Run will benefit the Sunday in the Country Food Drive which provides Thanksgiving and Christmas dinners to struggling local families.
For more information call Mary Mallete 1 (914) 475-9372.
To learn more about the Sunday in the Country Food Drive visit sundayinthecountryfooddrive.com