Erie Poker Run Makes its Return This Weekend

Friday Aug 21st, 2020

Erie, Pa:  The Erie Poker Run will return to Erie’s Bayfront this weekend, with boats beginning to arrive on Friday, Aug. 21 and the poker run scheduled to run Saturday, Aug. 22.

150606C 284 1MIDSIZEThe annual go-fast powerboat event is being hosted for the sixth time in Erie, Pa. The event was previously postponed from its original date in June, in response to regulations in place due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

Participating boats will convene at the Wolverine Park Marine and Sheraton Erie Bayfront Hotel before making stops at establishments on the shores of Lake Erie to complete a poker hand.

Elite Poker Runs, LLC, which operates the event, has scaled back plans for the annual event and implemented a detailed safety plan, outlining safety measures and regulations that will be implemented for participants.

The event has been limited in order to comply with state mandates for events.

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