Big Bear Lake, CA, March 3, 2013 – Local St. Patrick’s Day celebrations include the 2nd annual Luck of the Irish Casino Night on Saturday, March 16 at the Convention Center.  The event is the key annual fundraiser for Singing Pines Education Center, Big Bear’s only private school.

A Texas Hold ‘Em Poker Tournament with a $25 buy-in is one of the night’s key events with prizes awarded to the top finishers.  Grand prizes include an Apple IPad Mini; Lodestone Adventures Action ZipLine Party for 10; and a Helicopter Tour for two of Big Bear Lake.

There are also plenty of free games like Vegas-style craps tables, black jack and roulette. Choose from a variety of contests: the Hammer Pound, Log Sawing and the Balloon Jig contests, as well as the Four Leaf Clover pick, Fortune of Luck Balloons and the Irish Silent Auction.

DJ Joe Vonesh will spin a variety of tunes from all genres.

Wyatt’s Cafe & Saloon will be open offering Curly’s Cornbeef and Cabbage Special, as well as the cafe’s full ranch-style menu.  Lucky Irish Bar Specials and green beer will also be available.

Tickets for one of Big Bear’s biggest events are only $10.00 in advance or $15.00 at the door.  The Luck of the Irish Casino Night takes place at the Big Bear Lake Convention Center on Saturday, March 16.  Doors open at 6:00 p.m., Poker Tournament starts at 6:30 p.m. and the fun continues until 12:00 a.m.  For more details, to purchase tickets and preregister for the Poker Tournament, call the Singing Pines School at (909) 866-2532 or the Convention Center at (909) 585-3000.

About Singing Pines Education Center:

Singing Pines Education Center is dedicated to the development of the whole child with an emphasis on academic excellence and leadership while utilizing arts and nature to enhance traditional learning experiences.  Credentialed teachers and small classroom sizes offer students the opportunity to learn through the use of lessons tailored to individual learning styles in a unique, personalized and safe environment.  

Luck of the Irish Sponsors:

Lodestone Adventures Andy Meadors Branding
Cedar Lake Camp Chad Seaman Construction
Robinhood Resort Helicopter Big Bear
Solar Starter Systems Wolfe Total Fitness
Wyatt’s Cafe & Saloon Critel Anesthesia
Jamanna Grigsby, Keller Williams