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TODD TO PLAY IN CELEBRITY POKER TOURNAMENT
Par and Poker Celebrity Challenge to Raise Money for Charity
Friday, January 18, 2008

Todd McFarlane has been invited to play in the Par and Poker Celebrity Challenge held at the Radisson Fort McDowell Casino in Scottsdale, AZ on Thursday, Jan. 31, benefiting the Greater Phoenix Urban League and The Regional Phoenix Sports Commission with The Joyner-Walker Foundation, Inc.

Todd McFarlane has been invited to play in the Par and Poker Celebrity Challenge held at the Radisson Fort McDowell Casino in Scottsdale, AZ on Thursday, January 31 benefiting the Greater Phoenix Urban League and The Regional Phoenix Sports Commission with The Joyner-Walker Foundation, Inc. Playing No Limit Texas Hold 'Em, Todd will be joined by celebrities in sports and entertainment including Brandon Webb, Ozzy Smith, Dan Majerle, Lawrence Taylor, and Julius "Dr. J" Erving. This event is open to the public and will begin at 6:30PM.

The golf portion of the Par & Poker Celebrity Challenge for Charity will feature an 18-hole golf tournament, to be held at the award winning We-Ko-Pa Golf Club. Open to the public, the tournament will begin at 9am. As an added bonus, the first 50 kids to attend the tournament will receive a FREE McFarlane action figure!

Located on the beautiful lands of the Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation, the Fort McDowell Casino is the first casino built in Arizona and offers a first rate poker setting.

For more information on the event, please visit parandpoker.com.