Hot August Nights Poker Run stops at Minden Park Thursday

Posted By on August 6, 2013

Poker RunCarson Valley’s own taste of Hot August Nights comes to town Thursday with the annual Poker Run stop at Minden Town Park. from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Carson Valley Visitor’s Authority reports that more than 850 cars are expected to participate in the run, which covers 110 miles and seven stops throughout Northern Nevada.

With it being the lunch stop, there will be time for viewing the classic cars up close and speaking with the owners.

The Valley Cruisers Car Club will assist with parking and Poker Card distribution, the Lions Club will be barbequing hamburgers, Francisco’s Mexican Restaurant will offer a lunch special and their full menu. Minden Food Company will have poker run lunch specials in addition to their regular menu.  Bill McClain’s Mobile Music will provide music throughout the day.

Streets will be closed to thru traffic from Esmeralda to 4th Street around the park area.