Port aux Basques chamber hopes poker tournament will become annual event
PORT AUX BASQUES, NL – The Port aux Basques and Area Chamber of Commerce hosted its first poker tournament Friday, March 16 at the Port aux Basques Fire Hall.
Twenty-two people came to play along and show their support. College of the North Atlantic donated a door prize valued at $150, and Chris the Crocodile also donated to help support the event.
A 50/50 draw was held and the top three players all won payouts. First place received a prize of $345; second place, $210; and third place, $140.
The chamber thanked its board of directors and the fire department for volunteering their time. The chamber also plans to host another event in late May, and hopes to make the tournament an annual event.
The Port aux Basques and Area Chamber of Commerce held a poker tournament on Friday, March 16.