CASINO FUNDRAISER FOR OAKLAND WARTHOGS YOUTH RUGBY
Saturday, February 8, 2014 from 5:30 PM to 10:30 PM (PST)
San Francisco, CA
Get your tickets NOW! They will be $80 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 us for a POKER TOURNAMENT and CASINO NIGHT to support the Oakland Warthogs Youth Rugby Program. Everybody who attended last year's event loved it and we got amazing feedback!
Beer, wine, hors d'oeuvres and non-alcoholic beverages will be served and are included with the cost of admission. Please be responsible in planning your transportation if you will be drinking.
Money raised will be used for our pre-practice tutoring program, to assist participants to pay registration fees, to cover costs for a professional videographer to film games and create highlight videos to send to college rugby programs.
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 $60 with re-buys offered.
* Casino buy in is $60 for $250 in game chips.
* After original $60 is paid for poker OR casino, increments of $50 in gaming chips will be available at $10 per increment.
3 prize packages of approximately $500 in value will be offered to the top three poker players. Prizes are likely to be A) One Night Stay at the Meritage Resort & Spa, 4 hour limo wine tour, and a case of wine. B) $500 Gift Certificate to Amazon.com C) Tickets for Sharks, Giants, and A's Games D) $500 in value of gifts and gift certificates donated to the fundraiser.
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 prizes.
ANTICIPATED PRIZES to be similar as last year's event : 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, 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
To Be Determined
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.