PRESS | Press Release
Posted on 06/25/2012
RINGO STARR'S GALLERIES ON THE ART TOUR ON DISPLAY AT
HARD ROCK CAFE HOLLYWOOD
Hollywood, FL, June 25, 2012 – Ringo Starr and his All-Starr Band are hitting the road this summer with some unique traveling companions: the iconic drummer's own original artwork collection. On Saturday, June 30, 2012, the Galleries on the Art Tour – a collection of art composed by Starr – will be on display in the Rock Shop at Hard Rock Cafe Hollywood. Later that evening, Ringo Starr and his All-Starr Band featuring Steve Lukather (Toto), Gregg Rolie (Santana), Richard Page (Mr. Mister), Mark Rivera, Todd Rundgren and Gregg Bissonette will take the stage at Hard Rock Live Hollywood.
The Galleries on the Art Tour features a new series of Starr's "Peace Signs," a significant selection for the music legend who celebrates his birthday each year with a traditional moment of "Peace & Love."
Proceeds from artwork sales will benefit Starr's charity The Lotus Foundation, an organization that offers financial aid and assistance to facilitate family and child welfare, women's issues, animal protection, addiction recovery and education.
What: Ringo Starr's Galleries on the Art Tour on Display at Hard Rock Cafe Hollywood
When: Saturday, June 30, 2012
9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. VIP Cocktail Reception with art purchasers and Ringo Starr
Where: Hard Rock Cafe Hollywood
One Seminole Way (inside Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino)
Admission: Free; All ages welcome
Ticket Info: Tickets for Ringo Starr & His All-Starr Band at Hard Rock Live are available at Hard Rock Live box office or Ticketmaster.com
For more information, visit www.hardrock.com/hollywoodfl
About Lotus Foundation
The Lotus Foundation's primary objectives are to offer financial aid and assistance to facilitate family and child welfare, women's issues, animal protection, addiction recovery and education. The objectives of the Foundation are to fund, support, participate in and promote charitable projects aimed at advancing social welfare in diverse areas including, but not limited to: substance abuse, cerebral palsy, brain tumors, cancer, battered women and their children, homelessness and animals in need.
For more information, visit www.lotusfoundation.com or www.ringostarr.com.
About Hard Rock International
With a total of 175 venues in 53 countries, including 139 cafes and 16 Hotels/Casinos, Hard Rock International is one of the world's most globally recognized brands. Beginning with an Eric Clapton guitar, Hard Rock owns the world's greatest collection of music memorabilia, which is displayed at its locations around the globe. Hard Rock is also known for its collectible fashion and music-related merchandise, Hard Rock Live performance venues and an award-winning website. In addition to the two flagship Seminole Hard Rock Hotels and Casinos in Tampa and Hollywood, Fla., Hard Rock
Hotels/Casinos are located in Las Vegas, Biloxi, Orlando, Chicago, San Diego, Pattaya, Bali, Macau, Penang, Singapore, Punta Cana and Panama. Additional hotel and casino projects planned to open in 2012 include Cancun and Vallarta; Riviera Maya in 2013; and Abu Dhabi in 2014. Additional announced hotel and casino projects include Aruba, Hungary and Northfield Park. Hard Rock International is owned by Seminole Hard Rock Entertainment, Inc. For further details on Hard Rock Hotels and Casinos, visit www.hardrockhotels.com. For more information on Hard Rock International, visit www.hardrock.com.
About Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino invites you to PLAYHARD! Play, stay, dine, and shop at South Florida's ultimate entertainment destination. Over 90 tables offer Blackjack, Baccarat, Mini-Baccarat, Pai Gow Poker, Three Card Poker, Texas Hold'em Bonus Poker, Casino War and Let it Ride on a nearly three-acre casino floor. Additionally, 2,500 slots include the Native-American Casino linked Multi-Area Progressive Jackpots and Mega Jackpots. Separate high-limit rooms for table games and slots, in addition to a non-smoking room, are available for guests to enjoy. Loyal Player's Club members also have access to the exclusive VIP Plum Lounge and VIP Chef's Table show kitchen. The Poker Room at Seminole Paradise hosts various games and tournaments of Limit and No Limit Texas Hold 'em, 7-Card Stud and two dollar and four dollar limit Omaha Hi Lo games. Located inside the casino is Hard Rock Cafe -Hollywood, part of Hard Rock's 138 globally recognized rock 'n' roll restaurants. The Green Lodging Certified by the State of Florida, AAA Four Diamond-rated resort showcases 500 luxurious guest rooms, 18 restaurants and lounges, 40,000 square feet of meeting room space, the Body Rock Spa, 23 boutique shops, 13 nightclubs, the 400-seat Paradise Live theater and the 5,500–seat Hard Rock Live concert arena. Located on State Road 7 (U.S. 441) in Hollywood, Florida. Take I-95, exit Stirling Rd. and travel west to 1 Seminole Way. For more information, call (954) 327-ROCK, 1 800-937-0010 or visit us online at www.seminolehardrockhollywood.com or www.facebook.com/seminolehardrockhollywood .