2013 Peace Region Community to Community Poker Run to be held August 17

Riders will get a card for every town they arrive at, and the person with the best hand at the end of the ride will be the winner.

The cost for entering is $30 per hand, with 50 per cent being awarded to the winner of the best poker hand, while the remaining 50 per cent will go towards the Salvation Army.


The ride starts at 9 a.m. and goes until 5 p.m. and those wanting to take part can register at the Fort St. John Visitor Centre, where the ride will begin, and the winner will also be announced at the Visitor Centre at 5:30 p.m.

A number of communities are taking part in the inaugural event, including Taylor, Dawson Creek, Tumbler Ridge, Hudson’s Hope and Chetwynd.