Rotary Poker Run Helps Joplin Tornado Victims

Rotary Poker RunJoin Rotary Club Amelia Island Sunrise and their disaster relief program committee in their first Motorcycle Poker Run for charity. This first event is to raise money for the tornado victims of Joplin, MO. Proceeds will go to the victims via Rotary Club of Joplin.

Registration and check-in for this poker run will be held on September 10, 2011 at 8:00 AM. The Blessing of the Bikes will be at 8:30, with kick-stands up after the blessing at Murray’s Grille, on SR200 in Yulee, Florida. Donuts, coffee and juice will be provided to registered riders.

From Murray’s Grille, riders will head to Conner’s A-Maize-Ing Acres in Callahan. The ride continues into Folkston, Georgia (so bring your helmets), then to Captain Stan’s in Woodbine, Georgia. Riders drop back into Florida for a stop at the Red Neck Yacht Club on Hwy 17 South in Yulee, Florida with the ride ending at 3:00 PM at the Sonny’s Real Pit Bar-B-Q in Fernandina Beach, Florida. The awards ceremony will be held at 3:30 PM.

Your entry fee is only $35.00 and may be tax deductible, $10 for passengers, and cages are welcomed to participate in this exciting fund raiser. Remember this is going to help tornado victims and this fee includes a boxed lunch from Sonny’s Real Pit Bar-B-Q.
Riders may purchase additional Tally Sheets to Win for $15.00 each.

Cash prizes for:
Best hand
2nd Place
3rd Place
Worst hand
There will be an additional 50/50 prize awarded, too.
Register today at or call (904) 753-3944 for more information.

Lila Keim, Disaster Relief Chair

Amelia Island Rotary Sunrise


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