If you like to play poker or watch it on TV, you can get a taste of the big time Aug. 12 when the Relay for Life committee presents its Texas Hold’Em Tournament.
The tournament will be held at the Women’s Clubhouse. The doors open at 5 p.m. and the tourney begins at 6 p.m.
Tickets are $150 and include dinner and two drink tickets. The winner will get $1000 with second place paying $500 and third place paying $250.
Tickets for those not playing poker are $25. There will be music and silent auction items to bid on.
For more information, tickets or to volunteer, call 678.572.7723.
Two other Relay events are also on tap this month.
Barnesville businesses and the Downtown Development Authority will host a Ladies Night event Tuesday, July 18 from 5-9 p.m. A portion of sales will go to Relay.
A Small Fry Tri will be held Saturday, July 29 at the recreation department track. Kids ages 2-6 will compete in a triathlon style race which will include running, bikes, trikes and wagons and sprinklers.
The cost is $20. Each kid will get a t-shirt and medal. There will be music, inflatables and snacks.