CHARLOTTE — Poker enthusiasts turned out Wednesday night for the first-ever Pride Charlotte Texas Hold’em Charity Poker Tournament at the Comedy Zone at the N.C. Music Factory. With hostess Roxy C. Moorecox, players took their turn at winning several door prizes and grand prizes with proceeds benefiting this year’s Pride Charlotte Festival, slated for Uptown Charlotte this weekend. The event was sponsored by Hope Events and By Design Furniture. For more information on the Pride Charlotte Festival, visit

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