1000 Islands Poker Run - Kingston, ON August 8-10, 2014

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Check-in starts on Friday, August 8
Check-in starts on Friday, August 8

All the action happens at Kingston's Confederation Park. It's the place to be for poker run check in, the street party, outdoor displays, the drivers meeting and the Saturday night award banquet.

Poker run check in starts Friday afternoon, however you must pre-register for this event in order to be assigned a boat slip. Call 1 800 354 9145 ext. 252

Stopping for lunch in Brockville
Stopping for lunch in beautiful Brockville the poker runners and crew will make their way to Hardy Park to enjoy Ribfest, supporting the Brothers and Sisters of Leeds and Grenville.

Route Information:

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All weekend long, you can experience the “Power Boating Canada and Poker Runs America “Speed Zone Theatre” in Confederation Park.

 

FRIDAY, AUGUST 8, 2014

  • 2:00 pm – 6:00pm Poker Run Registration Trailer – Kingston - Main street
    • Poker Run boats street display, in front of Confederation Basin and Downtown City Hall
    • Exhibit Displays – Confederation Park.
  • 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Registration at the Poker Runner Meet and Greet Party

SATURDAY, AUGUST 9, 2014

  • Breakfast will be available at the three official host hotels. You must wear your wristbands and please keep your vouchers handy.
  • 8:00 am Doors open for late poker run waiver signing at Downtown City Hall
    • 2nd floor of Kingston City Hall, 225 Ontario Street across from Confederation Park

Card #1 8:30am Sharp - Mandatory Driver’s Meeting

  • Roll Call will be taken. Two groups - under 55 mph and over 100 mph
  • 10:00 am Ladies and Gentlemen Start Your Engines

Card #2  11:30am -12:00pm Prescott – Card Boat

Card #3 12:00 – 2:00pm Brockville Municipal Marina –

  • Poker Run Lunch at “RIBFEST” in Hardy Park

*** 3: 00pm Drive By Rockport ***

Card #4 3:30pm – 4:00pm Gananoque– Card boat

Card #5  4:00 -5:30 pm Pick up your last card at the Poker Runs America Registration in Confederation Park

6:30pm – 8:30pm Poker Run Dinner for Drivers and Crew

  • Awards Ceremony and Dinner – New for 2014 - The Poker Run dinner is in Kingston’s City Hall following with the awards ceremony in the Town Square.

8:30 pm – 10:30pm Awards Ceremony  *UNDER THE STARS*

  • Poker Run participants, card unveiling and the poker run helicopter footage will be featured on the outdoor ‘Jumbo Tron’.
  • THE PUBLIC IS WELCOME to join the action in the Town Square Saturday at 8:30pm.

THE ABOVE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE


Sunday August 10, 2014

  • 12:00 – 3:00pm RIDE OF A LIFETIME event.
    • With your $300 charity donation you will experience the thrill with a ride on one of the poker run boats.

No Boat? - No Problem! - Ride Of A Lifetime!

Ride of a Lifetime

Experience the thrill of riding in an extreme performance boat. Check out the Ride Of A Lifetime event at the 1000 Islands Poker Run. Make a donation on location to sieze this opportunity!

Call 1 800 354 9145 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

 

Kingston Accommodation Partners
Kingston Accommodation Partners, KAP contact: Murray Matheson
 

**Official Hotels**

Ambassador Hotel and Conference Centre
1550 Princess Street
Kingston, ON K7M 9E3
613-417-0789
888-970-8977


Comfort Inn 401
55 Warne Crescent
Kingston, ON K7K 6Z5


Courtyard Marriott
103 Dalton Ave
Kingston, On.


Days Inn Hotel & Convention Centre
33 Benson Street
Kingston, Ontario K7K 5W2


Delta Kingston Waterfront
1 Johnson St.
Kingston, ON K7L 5H7
613-549-8100
888-548-6726
0.07 kms from host docks


First Canada Inns
1 First Canada Ave.
Kingston, Ontario K7K 6W2


Frontenac Club Inn
225 King Street East
Kingston, Ontario


Green Acres Inn
2480 Princess Street
Kingston, Ontario


Green Woods Inn
1368 Highway 15
Kingston, Ontario K7L 5H6

 

Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites
11 Benson Street
Kingston, Ontario

 

Holiday Inn Waterfront
2 Princess Street
Kingston, ON K7L 1A2
613-549-8400
877-660-8550


Hotel Belvedere
141 King Street East
Kingston, Ontario


Kingston Lasalle Travelodge Hotel
2360 Princess Street
Kingston, Ontario K7M 3G1


Peachtree Inn
1187 Princess Street
Kingston, Ontario K7L 5G8


Residence Inn by Marriott
Kingston Water's Edge
7 Earl Street
Kingston, ON. K7L 0A4


Secret Garden Inn
73 Sydenham Street
Kingston, Ontario K7L 3H3


The Four Points Sheraton
285 King Street East
Kingston, ON K7L 3B1
613-544-4434
866-716-8133

Starting August 8, all registrations must be entered at the trailer in Confederation Park

For more information and to register call 1-800-354-9145 ext 252.

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Driver's Kit

For more information and to register call 1-800-354-9145 ext 252.

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