(Jamestown, NY) – The first annual Canoe & Kayak Poker Run presented by the Northwest Arena and Evergreen Outfitters is coming to Jamestown on Saturday, July 28 from 9am-3pm. The event is sponsored by Smith Boys of Chautauqua, Media One Group, Landmark Chevrolet, and the Jamestown Cycle Shop. The Canoe & Kayak Poker Run will feature a day full of paddling, snacks, prizes, and more.
The adventure begins at McCrae Point, with sign-ins available between 9-11am. Participants will collect cards as they make their way up to Celeron’s Lucille Ball Memorial Park and back to McCrae Point for a 12pm party and the 3pm prize giveaway. Prizes include a full day boat rental from Smith Boys of Chautauqua Inc ($600 VALUE), 4 one-day passes to Waldameer Park, and more.
The registration fee is $25.00 and includes entry into the kayak and canoe poker run, a game card and Ziploc bag, small bag for trash, Commemorative Northwest Arena Poker Run T-Shirt (guaranteed to participants who register by July 13th), bottled water, and snacks. Those interested can register online, over the phone, by mail, or in person before the event. Hopeful paddlers in need of a canoe or kayak are encouraged to contact Evergreen Outfitters at 716-723-2266.
Visit www.northwestarena.com, call 716.484.2624, or stop by the Northwest Arena’s Landmark Chevrolet Box Office for more information. Don’t forget to follow the Northwest Arena on Facebook and Twitter for information on upcoming events.