Arkansas State Hold 'Em Championship set Friday

The ninth annual Arkansas State Hold ‘Em Championship will be held on Friday, Feb. 22, and Saturday, Feb. 23, in Conway.

All proceeds from this event benefit Arkansas Children’s Hospital.

More than 150 players participate in the annual tournament, which raised $25,000 for ACH last year. People gather from all over Arkansas to compete for thousands of dollars in prizes including a Champion’s bracelet and much more.

The tournament will begin at 7 p.m. Feb. 22 and will be held in the Selby-Ross Armory, located at 300 Exchange Ave. in Conway. Play will continue until 11 p.m. and resume at 9 a.m. Saturday. The tournament is presented by RE/MAX of Conway.

Entry into the tournament is $100 per person. Re-buys and other add-ons are also available for purchase.

For more information or to register for the tournament, please visit or call 501.327.0888.