2015 Oakland Warthogs Rugby Casino Fundraiser
- Charity & Causes
- Impact Hub Oakland, Oakland CA
NFL ALUMNI POKER & CASINO FUNDRAISER FOR OAKLAND WARTHOGS YOUTH RUGBY
Saturday, January 26, 2013 from 5:30 PM to 10:00 PM (PST)
Get your tickets NOW! They will be $75 at the door if we aren't already sold out. Once we reach capacity at 150 people, we cannot allow anymore people into the venue!
COME OUT TO TREASURE ISLAND and join the Oakland Warthogs for a POKER TOURNAMENT and CASINO NIGHT and meet NFL Alumni Gary Weaver, Larry Bates, Larry Allen, Tony Stewart and others from the NFL Alumni to support the Oakland Warthogs Youth Rugby Program.
Beer, wine, Ike's Sandwiches, hors d'oeuvres and non-alcoholic beverages will be served. Please be responsible in planning your transportation if you will be drinking.
Money raised will be used for our brand new tutoring program, to assist participants to pay registration fees and to send one of our players to France for the Junior World Rugby Cup.
POKER TOURNAMENT / CASINO PLAY DETAILS:
* Poker Tournament will start at 6:05 PM and is limited to 50 players.
* Casino Play Starts at 5:45 PM.
* Cash, Credit & Debit Cards will be accepted at event
* Poker Buy-in is $50 with re-buys offered.
* Casino buy in is $50 for $250 in game chips.
* After original $50 is paid for poker OR casino, increments of $50 in gaming chips will be available at $10 per increment.
3 prize packages of over $1,000 in value will be offered to the top three poker players.
At the end of the event, chips will be turned in for raffle tickets. Players will trade in $250 in game chips for each raffle ticket. The raffle tickets will be selected for for 15 prizes valued at $50 or more.
Prizes that we have as of 12/28/12 include a $500 Gift Certificate to Best Buy, one night stays at resort & spa (including dinner for two), $50 gift certificate to Pyramid Brewery in Berkeley, 4 three day passes to Las Vegas 7s Rugby Tournament, 10 Movie Tickets, San Jose Sharks Tickets, Autographed Rugby Jersey from the King of 7s Rugby Waisale Serevi, Bottled Spirits, Warthog (Shirts, Beanies, Hoodies, Hats, Jerseys) and much more to come!
SILENT AUCTION & WARTHOGS APPAREL
Silent auction items include Joe Montana autographed football, Dwight "The Catch" Clark football, The King of 7s Waisale Serevi autographed rugby jersey, 2003 World Cup USA Rugby Team autographed rugby ball, and more!
Hats, beanies, hooded sweatshirts, t shirts, & jerseys will be available for sale.
BART & PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION
See the links below for MUNI 108 Schedule that will pick up BART riders at the Temporary Transbay Bus Terminal at Howard Street & Beale Street, just two blocks away from the Embarcadero BART Station. The MUNI 108 picks up passengers and drops you off on Treasure Island a half of a block from our venue (Avenue H & 13th St). We will have someone near the bus stop to guide to to the venue. The links below provide information for to and from the venue via BART & MUNI.
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