Get a table-side seat (or warm up by the hearth, if it’s cold) the weekend of Dec. 6-8 to watch Gila County’s best pool players square off against out-of-town talent when the Arizona Pool League presents the Globe Trot IV Pool Tournament at Humphrey’s 2 Lanes Saloon here in Globe. It’s a weekend complete with raffles, prizes, food, fun, even karaoke. Connect with organizers and find updates at facebook.com/events/517933432340673
Friday Night 7 p.m. Singles Tournament Race to 2 on the winner’s side (for the first two rounds and hot seat match) Race to the 8 on the loser’s side/Double Elimination. If a player hits an 8-ball break (in a one-game match) for the win the opponent will get the chance for a rematch if they can run out all the stripes and solids. $10 entry!
Saturday noon Team Tournament for teams of three. Limited to 24 players double elimination. You do not need to bring your team to this event. At the start of the event the top eight players will be captains and will be paired up with the bottom eight opposite. The middle eight players will be drawn at random for each team. $20 per person entry.
Saturday 1 p.m. Lunch buffet with burgers, brats and hotdogs grilled outdoors on the patio
Saturday 4 p.m. Three-Ball Tournament. $1 per round buy-in with each round, open to anyone
Saturday 7 p.m. White Elephant Gift Exchange Bring a wrapped gift and up to $20 to play in this event (make sure gift is wrapped).
Saturday 8 p.m. Scotch Doubles/Singles Tournament. Double-elimination, race to 2 for the first round both sides and final round. $10 per person entry
Sunday noon Singles Tournament and lunch buffet. Race to 2 both sides entry is equal to your rating.
Support the locals: stop by the Liquor Stable, Shamrock, Drift Inn Saloon or the Huddle on the way into town or at any time over the weekend and have a drink or order food on your way to this tournament at 2 Lanes, bring your receipt along to the pool tournament for chances to win a prize.