Key West Air, Land and Sea Poker Run

May 14-17, 2015

This poker run event has something for every motor-sports enthusiast, as cars, motorcycles and recreational aircraft are invited to join powerboat owners for a weekend of Horsepower in Paradise. All teams depart Miami, making their way to checkpoints along the way, including Key Largo, Islamorada, Marathon and Big Pine Key. Teams play in a game of chance, collecting poker cards along the way, and completing against other teams in their class, for great prizes and coveted Peoples Choice awards. A poker run village at the destination resort features displays of the latest in high-performance

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Departure: Boats depart from Grove Harbour Marina, Coconut Grove FL .

Distance: The run is approximately 170 miles each way, (roundtrip 340 miles)

Pier House Resort
1 Duval St,
Key West, FL 33040

Ocean Key Resort
0 Duval St,
Key West, FL 33040

Hyatt Key West
601 Front St,
Key West, FL 33040

The Marker Key West
200 William St,
Key West, FL 33040

Southernmost Hotel
1319 Duval St,
Key West, FL 33040

Rates start at $ 299/night

Contact the FPC Office, Mon- Fri from 10am to 5 pm, or complete the online registration form.
Tracey- Office Manager:
Lorrie- Event Management:
Daytime phone: 954-545-1414

Event Checkin / Meet & Greet: Courtyard Marriott Coconut Grove: Thursday 7-9 pm/ Evening prior to departure

Friday Poker Run: Checkpoints open 10am with arrival to Key West approximately 5 PM

Poker Run Village: Conch Republic Seafood Company, 631 Green St. Key West

Event Fees:
Motorcycle ( 1 Rider): $ 295  (additional rider $ 125 pp)
Automobile Entry: $ 395 ( includes driver + guest)
Aircraft : $ 495 ( pilot & guest: includes airport fees & shuttle)
Boats: $ 595 ( captain & first mate)
Additional crew/guests: $ 125 pp

Event fee includes:
-Safely and professional managed event, (1) poker hand for designated class
-All catered functions, including Friday poker run checkpoint lunch, Friday reception in Key West, and Saturday dinner & awards party in Key West.
-Poker Run DVD/souvenir video, professionally produced by FPC Studio staff. Aerial helicopter photography included for powerboats and flying teams.
-FPC Staff reservation services included with event fee. Participants pay accommodations directly to resort

Applicants for participation in the Miami Boat Show Poker Run must meet the following requirements with no exceptions:

  1. Registered boat owner must be an active member with Florida Powerboat Club. (social or video membership are not qualified member programs)
  2. Registered boats may be approximately 25-80 feet in length, and must be fully insured with liability coverages. A proof of insurance must be submitted in the form of a declaration page. (Detailed and accurate engine data, horsepower and performance specifications must also be submitted to company officials.)
  3. All captains & co-drivers must attend a mandatory poker run captains safety meeting on the evening prior to departure, at the Biscayne Marriott Miami. Captains will sign a safety waiver which includes compliance with guidelines that include: No consumption of Alcoholic beverages or medications that diminish operating skills prior to or during the poker run.
  4. ALL OCCUPANTS (including passengers) of the vessel must sign safety waiver provided by Florida Powerboat Club prior to departure.
  5. All OCCUPANTS are required to wear USCG approved Personal flotation devices during on-plane operation. Exceptions will be made in the case of Lifeline or other specialty safety products that do may carry the USCG official approval.
  6. All participants are required to have their vessels in compliance with USCG safety standards.