Combine a run or bike ride with a bit of fun competition!
Participants will visit at least five stops along the trail to collect a playing card to create a five-card poker hand. The top three hands at the end of the day will win prizes worth $100, $50, and $25 respectively.
You can pre-register for the Pokervine Chase online (@Eventbrite) for $8 each until noon on Friday, April 15. Pre-registered scorecards will be available for pick up at Pumpkinvine Cyclery Saturday, April 16 after 9:00 AM. Scorecards can also be purchased on April 16 starting at 9:00 AM for $10 each at any of four locations:
- Pumpkinvine Cyclery, 413 N. Main St. in Middlebury.
- Lincoln Avenue Fitness, 430 W Lincoln Ave, Goshen, IN 4652
- Abshire Park Cabin, Goshen, IN
- JoJo's Pretzels, Located in Davis Mercantile, 255 E Main St, Shipshewana, IN 46565
Each participant may play up to five scorecards. Completed scorecards must be delivered to Pumpkinvine Cyclery by 2:00 PM. and prizes will be awarded at 3:00 PM. All trail supporters, whether you completed the pokervine chase or not, are encouraged to attend the awards celebration at Pumpkinvine Cyclery. Winners do not need to be present to win.
All funds raised through this event will support the Friends of the Pumpkinvine Nature Trail (pumpkinvine.org) and our efforts to complete the rail-trail between Goshen, Middlebury, and Shipshewana.