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Ready for the 33rd Annual Fall Harbor Hop?
Every spring and fall, the Lake of the Ozarks has one of the most fun events on the Lake: The Annual Spring and Fall Harbor Hops! As we near the fall season, we're looking forward to another great year of poker fun on the water. You don’t want to miss out on the super fun Fall Harbor Hop event at the Lake of the Ozarks! As your expert Lake of the Ozarks real estate agent, I’ve got the low-down on all of the details for this upcoming event.
33rd Annual Fall Harbor Hop
Saturday, October 13, 2018
The Harbor Hop is a boating event in which participants “hop” from and to waterfront restaurants and marinas to draw playing cards to build a poker hand and become eligible to win prizes. The event is a great opportunity for visitors and locals to get out on the Lake and enjoy the amazing fall foliage.
How to Play
Draw cards at more than 40 locations around the Lake of the Ozarks to make a winning poker hand in the Harbor Hop. Enter at any of the Harbor Hop locations and enjoy the stops around the Lake before turning in your hand by 7 p.m. (Click the link above for a list of dealer locations)
A player may enter more than once. The 1st card is drawn at the checkpoint where the hand is purchased, 6 additional cards are obtained by “hopping” to six more checkpoints drawing one card, per hand, at each location. The hand is complete when the 7th card is drawn.The completed hand is turned in at the checkpoint where the 7th card is drawn. To qualify, a hand must be turned in by 7:00 p.m. the day of Harbor Hop.
1st Place: 10%
2nd Place: 9%
3rd Place: 8%
4th Place: 7% each
5th - 10th Place: 5% each
4 Worst Hands: 4% each
Random Drawing for 10 Hands: 2% each
(all ties will share the allocated percentage for the placing)
In addition to the regular prize winners, a section winner will be recognized. To be eligible to be a section winner, a player must draw all seven (7) cards within one of the four sections listed below.
Enter the Harbor Hop by stopping at any of the checkpoints listed above. To obtain a hand, sign up and pay an optional $20.00 donation (per seven-card hand). A player may enter more than once.
The 1st card is drawn at the checkpoint where the hand is purchased; 6 additional cards are obtained by "hopping" to six more checkpoints drawing one card, per hand, at each location. The hand is complete when the 7th card is drawn. An optional 8th Bonus card can be drawn for an additional $5. The completed hand is turned in at the checkpoint where the 7th card is drawn. To qualify, a hand must be turned in by 7:00 p.m. the day of Harbor Hop. Winners will be notified by mail.
Prizes are based on entry donations. The Lake of the Ozarks Convention & Visitor Bureau will retain 60% for administering the program and promoting Lake of the Ozarks. Forty percent will be paid to the participants in the form of gift certificates.
Anyone can enter for a fun day on Lake of the Ozarks! Visit over 40 of our participating locations on the water to collect your poker hand. Enter the Harbor hop by stopping at any of the check points. To obtain a hand, sign up and pay an optional $20 donation.
This is just one of many of the community activities we Lakers get to enjoy every year. For more information and a detailed list of events at the Lake, visit www.FunLake.com, or stay tuned to my blog where I'll be providing information about Lake area happenings periodically to keep you up to date.
Remember, if you're looking to relocate to the Lake of the Ozarks or just looking to find your new dream home, I'm your go to real estate agent with the knowledge and drive to help you with your real estate endeavors! Contact me to discuss any real estate questions you may have!
Long-time Lake of the Ozarks resident since 2001. Missouri Licensed Realtor with a demonstrated history of working in the real estate industry since 2014. Skilled in Sellers, Negotiation, Buyer Rep....