CALGARY, AB -- The Calgary Flames and the Calgary Flames Ambassadors are proud to present the seventh annual Calgary Flames Ambassadors Celebrity Charity Poker Tournament in benefit of the Flames Foundation for Life on Wednesday, February 1, 2012.
Flames players, coaches, alumni and other local celebrities including Calgary Stampeders, Calgary Roughnecks and more will face-off against almost 400 event Sponsors and Season Ticket Holders at the seventh annual Texas Hold’Em charity event.
Participants will play for an opportunity to win the jersey off the back of their table’s celebrity. Also included in the event is a raffle, live and silent auction, great buy-back opportunities and much more. Players will compete to place in the top 10 where they will receive amazing prizes courtesy of the event sponsors.
All proceeds from the event will be directed to the charitable arm of the Calgary Flames; The Flames Foundation for Life. The sold out tournament raised over $500,000 for the Flames Foundation last year and has raised over $2 million since its inception.