July 25, 2013
PRESTONSBURG – Highlands Health System will host the fourth annual Poker Run, benefitting the Highlands Center for Autism, on Saturday, Aug. 10.
Registration is from 9 to 11 a.m. at Honda of Prestonsburg. The ride begins at 11 a.m., and registration costs are $20 for a single rider and $25 per couple. Each participant will be given coupons for merchandise at Honda of Prestonsburg. The Poker Run closes with a large cookout afterwards in the parking lot of Highlands Health System.
The event, sponsored by the Highlands Foundation, takes place yearly and draws a large crowd of motorcycle enthusiasts. Participants ride to designated checkpoints, where they draw a playing card at each one. The person with the best poker hand at the end of the race wins. This year, the Poker Run has created multiple chances to win, including Spin to Win, 50/50 drawing, as well as the traditional Best Poker Hand.
For more information, please call the Highlands Foundation at (606) 889-6271.