FLAMES AMBASSADORS’ CELEBRITY POKER TOURNAMENT
Calgary, AB – The Calgary Flames and the Calgary Flames Ambassadors are proud to announce the 12th annual Flames Ambassadors’ Celebrity Poker Tournament in benefit of the Calgary Flames Foundation is set to take place this Thursday, February 16th.
Date: Thursday, February 16, 2017
Where: Grey Eagle Casino – 3777 Grey Eagle Drive S.W.
Time: Media availability from 1:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Please note due to AGLC regulations, no photography or taping of playing cards will be permitted during play. Media are encouraged to attend during registration between 1:30 pm and 2:45 pm. At 3:00 pm cards will be dealt.
Flames players, coaches, alumni and other local celebrities including Calgary Stampeders will face-off against almost 400 participants in the Texas Hold’em charity event.
Participants will play to win their table’s celebrity jersey off of their backs. Also included in the event are raffles, a live and silent auction, great buy-back opportunities and much more. Over the previous 11 years, the Flames Ambassadors’ Celebrity Poker Tournament has raised over $3.9 million for the Calgary Flames Foundation.