The Plantation Poker Run is an annual event designed for automotive
enthusiasts to enjoy a scenic drive to Southern plantations along River Road while raising money to enhance the quality of life of New Orleans area cancer patients.
Participants will receive a randomly drawn playing card at each stop until they have comprised a 5-card poker hand. All hands will be compared upon completion at Frenier Landing Restaurant & Oyster Bar where wonderful prizes will be given out to the winners.
A minimum $50 tax-deductible donation to the Thomas/McMahan Cancer Foundation is required per car to participate. To register for the event, please fill out the form on our registration page and proceed to make your generous contribution.
Your donations will help the Foundation provide wellness programs to cancer patients in the Greater New Orleans area. Programs such as:
Transportation to Treatments/Office Visits
Founded in 2013 by John Suarez, this event is open to anyone who would enjoy a wonderful drive while raising money for a fantastic cause.
To learn more, please navigate the tabs on the side column and prepare to make a difference in our local community with your generous donation!