“I’m looking forward to hosting this weekend of poker and golf,” stated Paul. “We are going to have a lot of fun at both events and raise funds for my foundation so I can continue to support the numerous educational initiatives that are important to me and my family.”
The Celebrity Poker Tournament will kick off at 7:00 pm with a red carpet entrance featuring Paul alongside special guests. The event will feature a “No Limit” Texas Hold ‘Em format and celebrities and athletes will be featured at each table. The final table will include Paul and the nine finalists to compete for various prizes.
The Celebrity Golf Classic will be held at Noon at Sherwood Country Club in Thousand Oaks. Teams of five will feature one celebrity paired with four amateurs in a Modified Scramble format.
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About The CP3 Foundation
In 2005, Chris established the CP3 Foundation, in honor of his late grandfather to provide scholarships for kids to attend Wake Forest University. Chris’ emphasis on community involvement has won the CP3 Foundation the NBA’s Community Assist Award four times. The foundation’s initiatives include partnerships with Feed The Children, Make-A-Wish Foundation, Boys & Girls Club, Habitat for Humanity and LA’s Best. The foundation also sponsors and supports literacy initiatives, youth basketball clinics and court refurbishments. In 2010 Chris partnered with Chase Bank to launch the CP3 Afterschool Zone in New Orleans, to provide an enriching afterschool environment for youth. To learn more about the CP3 Foundation, go to www.cp3foundation.org.
About Club Nokia
Club Nokia, a multi-use music, entertainment and concert venue located in the heart of the acclaimed L.A. LIVE sports, residential and entertainment district accommodates over 2,300 guests. Featuring state-of-the-art acoustics designed for live entertainment, Club Nokia is the perfect venue for emerging music acts and cultural shows while also providing excellent space for corporate events and private parties. The theatre brings the latest technology to music enthusiasts including an innovative interactive experience embedded in foot-controlled floor interfaces, touch screens, and a large LED installation within the lobby of the Club Nokia space. This interactive experience allows users to scroll through the history and the future of Club Nokia events and interact with pictures, video and text messages submitted by fellow concert fans. Club Nokia has been honored two consecutive years at the annual Pollstar Concert Industry Awards-in 2009 as “Best New Major Concert Venue” and in 2010 as “Nightclub Of The Year”; along with a Zagat Award for Best Live Music Club in Los Angeles (2009).
Since its opening, Club Nokia has hosted a massive array of eclectic events: packed concerts of every musical genre (Band of Horses, Motorhead, Adam Lambert, Drake, Matisyahu, Queens of the Stone Age, Vince Gill, The Specials, La Roux, to name but a few); comedians (Lisa Lampanelli, Sarah Silverman, Jim Jefferies and more); special month-long residencies (The Pee-wee Herman Show, Cirque Berzerk); awards shows (Grammy nominations concert, Revolver Golden Gods Awards) and private events.
About Sherwood Country Club
Sherwood is a private golf, tennis and country club set at the base of the majestic Santa Monica Mountains in Thousand Oaks, California. The Club is home to a championship 18-hole Jack Nicklaus signature golf course, driving range and stately golf clubhouse which proudly hosts the Tiger Woods Foundation World Challenge Tournament. Adjacent to the golf club is the tennis clubhouse, complete with 14 courts, a sparkling pool, gymnasium, fitness facility and full-service spa.
Sherwood Country Club offers golfers of all skill levels an exceptional playing experience. Golfing legend Jack Nicklaus exceeded expectations when he designed this 7,052 yard, par-72 championship course. Sherwood’s championship course is an exceptional playing experience for players of all levels. Its imaginative use of land elevations and valleys, waterfalls, running streams and unique rock formations echo the aesthetically rich natural environment of Sherwood Valley and tranquil Lake Sherwood. Every tee box affords a breathtaking view, and fairways are luxuriously studded with groves of magnificent oak, willow and sycamore trees.
The front nine holes rise into the Santa Monica Mountains and offer stunning vistas from every angle. The back nine holes dip towards beautiful Lake Sherwood before rising back into the hills for a dramatic finish at the Clubhouse.
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