PRESS | Press Release
Posted on 11/29/2012
** HOLIDAY CALENDAR ANNOUNCEMENT **
Help Fight Hunger in Our Community at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino's Annual "Holiday Tree Trimming" and Food Drive Event on Thursday, December 6 at 6 p.m.
Sixteen Holiday Trees to Sparkle Under Snowy Cover as Part of Hard Rock International's 5th Annual IMAGINE THERE'S NO HUNGER Campaign; Vote for Your Favorite and Win a $500 Seminole Paradise Shopping Spree
WHAT: Rock for a cause under snowy cover this season as Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino unveils this year's spectacular "Holiday Tree Trimming" charitable event, part of Hard Rock International's 5th Annual IMAGINE THERE'S NO HUNGER Campaign.
Sixteen 12-foot-trees each representing a South Florida charity will be trimmed to tell the "story" of its community need and origins. Participating charities and their partners include the American Heart Association/Magic 102.7 FM, Angels Pediatric Heart House, Ann Storck Center, ARC Broward, Canine Assisted Therapy, Children's Diagnostic & Treatment Center, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Feeding South Florida, Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition of Broward County, Not My Daughter/101.5 LITE FM, Starlight Children's Foundation/NBC 6 South Florida, The Pantry of Broward, The Pride Center at Equality Park, The Russell Life Skills & Reading Foundation and Women In Distress. The tree that warms the most public hearts through a voting process will garner a $5,000 cash donation to its cause.
As an added incentive, all voters will be registered to win a $500 Seminole Paradise Shopping Spree.
Guests will receive one additional entry into the prize drawing for each five non-perishable food items donated to help fight hunger in our community. Suggested donations include canned meats, soups and vegetables, packaged granola bars and cereal, peanut butter and jelly.
Post-voting, well-wishers will enjoy fresh blown snow, and fresh baked cookies and eggnog for $1. At 9 p.m., Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino employees will take part in a fashion show emceed by Rock With U Entertainment. Lips' Lady La Rouge will also treat guests to a special holiday performance.
WHEN: Thursday, December 6 from 6 – 9 p.m.
WHERE: Seminole Paradise
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
WHO: Presented by Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino and 16 area charities
COST: FREE to the public. Kids are welcome to vote for their favorite tree; however, guests must be 21 years of age or older to receive an entry and participate in the drawing.
CONTACT: For more information about Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino's "Holiday Tree Trimming Event," please visit us online at www.seminolehardrockhollywood.com or www.facebook.com/seminolehardrockhollywood .