PRESS | Press Release
Posted on 02/16/2012
Rock the Night for Cancer Awareness at Gilda's Club Cancer Crawl 2012 Set for March 9 at Seminole Paradise
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – Rock the night for cancer awareness at the Gilda's Club Cancer Crawl 2012 on Friday, March 9 from 6 to 9 p.m. at Seminole Paradise at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. Teams of more than 10 participants each will compete in this event to raise money for Gilda's Club, a nonprofit agency that provides support services for anyone touched by cancer.
For only a $25 entry fee donation, Cancer Crawl Teams will enjoy free drinks, appetizers, and live music at participating bars and restaurants. An after-party will follow from 9:30 – 11 p.m. at Pangaea with a complementary drink and buffet.
"The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is proud to support Gilda's Club and its efforts to raise awareness and funds for families and individuals affected by this deadly disease," said Phil Madow, president of the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. "It is through dedicated efforts like these that our community has the opportunity to unite for a worthy cause while enjoying a first-class evening of entertainment, food and drink generously provided by our Seminole Paradise retailers, restaurants and nightclubs."
Upon check-in, participants will receive passes redeemable for specials at participating Seminole Paradise locations including:
- Murphy's Law - Complementary well drink valid until 8 p.m.
- Bluepoint Ocean Grill - Shrimp Cocktail & a complimentary domestic draft.
- Johnny Rockets - Buy one entree; get one free for anyone with a ticket to the event.
- Renegade – Two-for-one drink specials from 4 – 8 p.m. on draft beer, Bud Light, Miller Lite, Bluemoon, IPA and Yuengling plus well brand drinks and house wine.
- Bongos Sky Lounge - Complementary appetizers, $5 sangria and Stoli cocktails.
- Passion Nightclub - Complementary beer or cocktail
- Bijoux Terner - 10% Discount
- And more.
Gilda's Club Cancer Crawl 2012 is organized and presented by Gilda's Emerging Leaders, a passionate group of community-minded individuals devoted to making a difference in the in the lives of those touched by cancer through volunteering, networking, and fundraising activities.
"Gilda's Club is fortunate to have wonderful supporters like our Emerging Leaders Group and the Seminole Hard Rock to help us 'fun'raise through Cancer Crawl 2012," shared Elizabeth Wynter, Gilda's Club director of development.
For more information or to purchase tickets, please contact Elizabeth Wynter at 954-763-6776 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Additional information is available on Gilda's Club website at www.gildasclubsouthflorida.org.
About Gilda's Club South Florida
Gilda's Club was named in honor of comedian Gilda Radner, who lost her battle with ovarian cancer in 1989 at 42 years old. Gilda's Club South Florida's mission is to create welcoming communities of free support for everyone living with cancer-men, women, teens, and children-along with their families and friends. Its innovative program is an essential complement to medical care, providing networking and support groups, workshops, education and social activities. Gilda's Club has been providing programs to those living with cancer and their family and friends in South Florida for the past 14 years.
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 136 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 .