2018 ROCK THE BAY POKER RUN: AUGUST 24-25 2018

We Return to North East, MD for the annual ROCK THE BAY Poker Run August 24-25, 2018.  Get ready to shake up the Chesapeake!  Join us for this annual tradition, it’s not an event to miss!

We are beyond thrilled to be returning to Joppatowne Marina on the Gunpowder River this year.  They went above and beyond last year, and we’re more than happy to be returning.

NEW this year at Joppatowne, we will be auctioning off TWO Rides of a Lifetime!  Purchase your tickets at https://goo.gl/JL3pYp 

Winners will be drawn on Sunday, August 19, with the rides taking place on Saturday, August 25th.  100% of the proceeds from the raffle will go towards Ryan’s Hope Charity.

Ryan’s Hope is a non-profit organization which donates to furthering medical research for Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG).  Ryan’s Hope is a register 501(c)3 non-profit organization founded in memory of Ryan Arnold, a five-year-old boy who lost his battle with brain cancer in August 2012. The brain cancer that took Ryan is an inoperable, incurable, pediatric brain tumor.  We’re pleased to announce that Ryan’s Hope is the official charity for the 2018 Rock the Bay Poker Run.

Friday, August 24th, 2018.

  • 12:00 PM – 7:00 PM:  Register and Waiver Signing
  • 7:00 PM – Welcome Party at the Nauti Goose Patio and Side Yard near the PRA trailer

Saturday, August 25th, 2018

  • 7:30 – 9:15 AM: Registration and Waiver Signing
  • 7:30 – 9:00 AM: Breakfast at the Nauti-Goose
  • 9:15- 10:00 AM: Mandatory Driver’s Safety Meeting (Card #1 issued here)
  • 10:15 AM: Gentleman, Start Your Engines!
  • 11:00 AM – Tolchester Beach Card Boat (Card #2)
  • 12:00 PM- 2:00 PM – Lunch at Joppatowne Marina, Joppa, MD.  (Live bands, car show and fuel available.)
  • 2:15 PM – Lee’s Landing Dock Bar/Tomes Landing Marina (Card #4)
  • 4:00 – 6:00 PM – Card #5 at Nauti Goose
  • 6:30 PM – Cocktails and Dinner Followed by Awards

Times are approximate and subject to change.

CD#1: Anchor Marina

CD#2: Tolchester Beach Card Boat

CD#3: Joppatowne Marina on the Gunpowder River

CD#4: Tomes Landing Marina/Lees Landing

CD#5: To be issued at the banquet dinner.

Comfort Inn – 1 Center Dr, North East, MD 21901,                  410-287-7100

Holiday Inn  – 101 Hotel Plz, North East, MD 21901,                  410-287-0008

Best Western – 39 Elwoods Rd, North East, MD 21901            410-287-5450

Ryan's Hope

Ryan’s Hope is a non-profit 501C-3, charitable organization dedicated to conquering childhood cancer and enhancing the lives of pediatric cancer patients and their families affected by Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (*DIPG).

Ryan’s Hope works to increase awareness of pediatric brain tumors specifically DIPG and provide help, hope, care, and support to children and their families touched by pediatric cancer. They raise funds to assist with cutting-edge cancer research, programs, and services that help children and their families cope with the many physical, emotional, and financial challenges associated with this disease.

This year, at our lunch stop at Joppatowne, we will be auctioning off two charity “Ride of a Lifetime” on a performance boat.  We will be raffling off TWO! rides on a performance boat!  Purchase your raffle tickets here: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07efi0yaopecf62193&llr=5nfk499ab

100% of the proceeds from the Charity Ride Raffle will go to Ryan’s Hope charity. Winners will be drawn on Sunday, August 19th, with the rides taking place on Saturday, August 25th.

UNTIL ROCK THE BAY 2018

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