Don’t Miss This Year’s Bull Shoals Poker Run

Bull Shoals Lake at Sunset

Excited for the 7th Annual Mark Dobbs Memorial Boat Poker Run? Make sure to register in time so that you don’t miss it!


The Boat Poker Run will take place on May 28. Below is a breakdown of the itinerary

  • 11:00 a.m.: Last-minute registration
  • 12:00 p.m.: Boats will depart
  • 5:00 p.m.: Deadline to turn in cards

Pre-registration starts on May 15. Make sure to register beforehand so you don’t have to worry about it the morning of the competition.


All entry fees for the run go towards the Bull Shoal Fireworks fund. These fees include:

  • Registration fee: $50 per boat
  • Additional hands: $15
  • T-shirts: $10 (you will receive 2 free T-shirts with registration)

For as little as $50, you could get your money back and then some with the prizes.


You could win $1,000 if you come in first place! There are additional prizes available including:

  • Cash prizes
  • Gift certificates
  • Free canoe rentals
  • Free oil changes
  • Free passes to Bull Shoals Cavern
  • And more!

Take advantage of the prizes by registering for the competition.

Need a place close to Bull Shoals Lake to stay? Consider Driftwood Resort. We’ll make sure your stay is comfortable so that you’re well rested for the Boat Poker Run.