Poker Run

Fishlipz Fun Run


Boaters will enjoy the beauty of Center Hill Lake at the “Fishlipz Fun Run” hosted by Pate’s Ford Marina. This is the 15th year of the poker run that benefits Jolly Angels and the Brandon Elder Scholarship Fund. The presenting sponsor is Tootsie’s Orchid Lounge. Tootsie’s provides the entertainment at Fishlipz for the weekend among other donated items and services.

This year’s run takes place the weekend of Saturday, August 21st on beautiful Center Hill Lake. Lunch will be available at Fishlipz before the run.   There will be five stops with a raft up at Pine Creek (stop 4) where a DJ will be on a houseboat to provide entertainment for everyone before retuning to Pate’s Ford Marina.

Fishlipz is the place official after party spot. The chip exchange will start at 6p with 5k in cash prize going to the top 3 hands. The auction will contain autographed guitars, Titans and UT items, packages for a day/night on Broaday (Nashville), boat products from EB Marine and handmade baskets prepared by the ladies at Pate's Ford Marina. 

Fishlipz Fun Run Entry Form


 Annual Poker Run at Fishlipz Resort & Grill
to benefit Jolly Angels & Brandon Elder Scholarship Fund’s
Sponsored by Tootsies Orchid Lounge
Saturday, August 21st

Rules & Regulations


- DUI on the water is the same as on land

- Boat drivers are to observe all boating laws – and are responsible for observing all wake restrictions and zones

- All participants are encouraged to wear life jackets

$100-Entry Fee for Capitan, Boat & Navigator (Entry Fee includes: T-shirt for captain and navigator, 2 complimentary lunches at Pine Creek and 1-poker hand)

$50-Each Additional Poker hand (Includes t-shirt and lunch at Pine Creek stop)

Long Route (estimated 104 mile run)

  • Stop 1 – Sligo Marina
  • Stop 2 – Hurricane Marina
  • Stop 3 – Hidden Harbor Marina (Store)
  • Stop 4 – Pine Creek (tie up area)
  • Stop 5 – Fishlipz (at card table)

Short Route: (estimated 30 mile run)

  • Stop 1 – Fishlipz (chip at start)
  • Stop 2 – Pine Creek (Pontoon)
  • Stop 3 – Sligo Marina
  • Stop 4 – Pine Creek (tie up area)
  • Stop 5 – Fishlipz (at card table)

10am- Registration
11a-11:45-Driver’s meeting and lunch served.
12n-Run Begins (Fastest boats first)
6pm-Auction/Poker Hand Playout

Possible Poker Hands

1 Straight Flush 2 Four of a Kind 3 Full House
4 Flush 5 Straight 6 Three of a Kind
7 Two Pair 8 One Pair 9 High Card
Download Registration Form and Schedule