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2019 Poker Run

$295 per entry

2019 Registration Times:

Location: The Island Beach Resort (formerly the Ramada Plaza beach Resort)

Thursday (8/8/19) 10am – 6pm

Friday (8/9/19): 10am – 6pm

Every participant gets a chance to win, but that's not all...

Each Registrant will also receive:

  • ** Weekend getaway for 2 at IP Casino Resort in Biloxi
  • Entry for 2 into all Boat Week parties
  • 2 event t-shirts
  • The famous Emerald Coast Foundation Poker Run Cooler Bag
  • A chance to have the winning hand,
    & win the best prizes of any poker run around!

** To qualify for the weekend stay at the IP Casino Resort in Biloxi, you must submit a valid email address, and be at least 21 years of age.

One stay per email address. Within 14 days of the IP Casino Resort receiving your address, you will receive an email confirmation from the IP Casino Biloxi and agree to receive correspondence from them. Please note, the correspondence from the IP Casino Biloxi may initially go to your spam folder.

All Boats Are Welcome!

*93 Octane Fuel will be available at Legendary Marina in Destin.*

Get the royal treatment

upgrade to VIP:

*Each VIP Package includes event access for 2.

Why upgrade?

Free drinks & VIP seating for 2 at the Captain’s Party

VIP reserved seating for 2 at the bikini contest

Reserved seating at the “Big One” Poker Run party,
& free drinks for 2 the entire night
(open bar closes around 9, but not for VIP!)

Registration fee includes access for 2 into all Boat Week events.

Looking for Additional tickets to
Saturday night's Poker Run Party and/or 2019 Captains' Party?

Single Poker Run Party ticket:
$65 per ticket

Single Captains' Party ticket:
$40 per ticket

tickets for BOTH events:
$100 total

*VIP package is an additional $200, for 2 people, added to registration costs.

This is a rain or shine event. Poker Run will only be canceled due to safety concerns posed by weather conditions. In the event the the Poker Run is canceled due to inclement weather, the Poker Run party will still go on uninterrupted barring any natural disasters. Registration is a non-refundable donation to the Emerald Coast Foundation.

Emerald Coast Foundation, Poker Run
Emerald Coast Foundation, Poker Run
Emerald Coast Foundation, Poker Run

27th Annual Emerald Coast Boat Week and Poker Run

Fill out the form below to reserve your additional tickets. Once completed, your tickets will be available at will call. You must provide your confirmation email as proof of purchase.

Rockin' the Docks Captains' Party
$40 per ticket

Friday, August 9

“The Big One” Poker Run Party
$65 per ticket

Saturday, August 10
Must be 21 to enter

1 Ticket to each:
$100 total