Patriotic Weekend on Toledo Bend Lake 

The Sabine Parish Chamber of Commerce and Sabine County Chamber of Commerce are partnering to host a three day patriotic event on Toledo Bend Lake June 30 – July 2. This fun-filled weekend will include a poker run, patriotic boat parade, car shows, live concerts featuring Louisiana artists such as the LaCour Trio, and more! 

The Poker Run will be held on Saturday July 1st from 9am to 2pm. Boats, cars and motorcycles are welcome to compete for prizes valued up to $1,500! Participants can visit up to seventeen marinas and land stops around Toledo Bend on both the Louisiana and Texas side to collect unique stamps to make a five card poker hand which will be drawn at Lost Frontier RV Park and Marina in Hemphill, Texas beginning at 2 pm. Participants can register online from now until June 30 or at any official Poker Run stop the day of the event. Early online registration fee is $35. The registration fee on the day of the event is $40 . To learn more and register for the Poker Run visit 

The proceeds from this event will benefit the Pink Sisters of Many, and American Legion and Veteran of Foreign Wars Aux Post 10351 of Hemphill, Tx. This patriotic weekend celebration is possible because of generous sponsors like Atmos Energy, Foy Motors, Southern Parts Warehouse, Community Bank, City Bank, Bank of Montgomery, Century 21 Sabine Property Shoppe, Edward Jones, Ronald Brandon Attorney at Law, and Wildwood Resort and Toledo Bend Family Adventure Park. 

For a full schedule of weekend events visit or call Sabine Parish Tourist Commission at (318)256-5880. Follow us on Facebook at Patriotic Weekend on Toledo Bend. 

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