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9th Annual Eric Fernandes Memorial Scholarship Poker Tournament

March 26 @ 12:00 pm

After three years off, support New Bedford fire fighters and have some fun at the Ninth Annual Eric Fernandes Memorial Scholarship Poker Tournament. If you don’t play poker, you can still help out by purchasing a 2023 tee shirt or bracelet, or participating in our 50/50 raffle.

Eric Fernandes was a proud firefighter and he was also an avid poker player. Not only will you be supporting a great cause, you also have a chance of winning.

What? Texas Hold Em’ Tournament
When? Sunday, March 26th, 2023 – (12:00 noon check-in)
Where? Panther’s Athletic and Social Club
Why? The proceeds will be awarded as scholarships to the children of New Bedford Firefighters.

Cost: $50 buy-ins. ($25 re-buys will be available during the first hour). Cash prizes awarded to the top finishers. There will also be a 50/50 raffle.

For more information contact Elton Cabral at 508-525-1442 or visit

Check in begins at noon. Tournament will begin promptly at 1 p.m.


March 26
12:00 pm
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Panther Club
43 Madeira Ave.
New Bedford, MA 02746 United States
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