Mountain Gate Poker Run Coming to Talihina

Come to Talihina for our Fifth Annual Mountain Gate Poker Run. Saturday April 14 (April 21 rain date).    A $25.00 donation from persons over 18 entitles them to one poker hand (you may purchase more hands) and an evening meal at the last stop. There will be $1000.00 in cash prizes. Door Prizes, and entertainment  

Pam’s Hateful Hussy Diner Downtown Talihina Between 1st and 2nd Street will be serving a Breakfast Buffet where the Registration, begins, at 8 am. The first vehicle out at 9 am and the last vehicle out at 11 pm.  Last vehicle  in by 4 pm.  The route will take you North of Talihina to the Breathtaking Talimena Scenic Drive.  The last stop will be at the Rock House Restaurant located North East of Talihina just off Hwy 271.  At this stop you will draw your hand.  If you wish you can draw extra cards for $5.00 each.  While the winning hands are being tabulated you can, draw for door prizes and play for the 50/50 contest and listen to great entertainment .  T-shirts are available for this event for $15.00 each.  The prize money was donated by several sponsors. 

Be sure and look at the Sponsor Banner at the beginning and end stops to see who put up the money for the winners of the run.  The T-shirt sponsors are very important as well because they helped us keep the cost of the shirts down.  After the run plan to attend the Indian Pow Wow at the Talihina School New Gym. Grand Entry will begin at 7pm.  For more information please contact the chamber at 918-567-3434 or e-mail at chamber@talihinacc,com or visit our website at: or

Contact:  Vera Nelson, Talihina Chamber of Commerce, 918-567-3434,