PRESS | Press Release
Posted on 06/04/2014
"Seminole Hard Rock World Soccer Fest" Rocks the Goal"
During 2014 FIFA World Cup BrazilTM
June 12 – July 13
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (June 3, 2014) – In celebration of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is welcoming international soccer fans to kick-it at party central with property-wide televised matches, June 12 – July 13, and major watch parties scheduled for 15 of the games during the "Seminole Hard Rock World Soccer Fest".
Fans will be able to watch their favorite soccer team battle for the World Cup in high-definition action at select locations across the resort. Visit www.RockTheGoal2014.com for the Seminole Hard Rock Pre-Game Party schedule updates and details.
All 2014 FIFA World Cup matches will be shown at Hard Rock Cafe, Center Bar, the pool Beach Club, Plum Lounge (VIP players), and the casino's High-Limit Tables room. An interactive Kick-It Soccer Zone situated across from Hard Rock Cafe will air games in Spanish. To download a complete schedule of property-wide televised matches, go to FIFA.com. To get in on the social media buzz, fans can use the official hashtag #RockTheGoal.
The most highly anticipated matches will feature soccer-themed decor and live entertainment, bringing international flavor and Hard Rock flair during pre-game, halftime and post-game parties. Watch party experiences include high energy music spun by DJ Mike B at Center Bar and Brazilian DJ Lupa at the Interactive Kick- It Soccer Zone, Samba dancers, drummers, Capoeira performances, soccer-themed interactive games, drinks specials and more.
During the World Cup, Center Bar will feature Leblon Cachaca ($4) and Budweiser 2014 FIFA World Cup Limited Edition 16 oz. ($4).
In addition, guests can score cash and Free Play during the Kick-It! Soccer Challenge beginning June 11 through July 14. The promotion allows soccer fans to challenge friends, family and team loyalists to a thrilling night of fútbol predictions, and a chance to win their share of $300,000 in cash and Free Play. Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood Player's Club card holders will have a daily opportunity to choose which teams will win each match and to answer fantasy-type questions at the designated Kick-It! kiosks in the casino.
Each week, the player that has the most correct picks will win up to $15,000 cash. On July 13, the contestant with the most correct picks throughout the Kick-It! Soccer Challenge will win $30,000 cash, second-place will receive $15,000 cash and third-place will receive $5,000 cash. See Player's Club for complete details.
Every Friday and Saturday beginning June 13 to July 12 from 7 p.m. – 10 p.m., in the main lobby, a World Soccer Fest stage will be set up, complete with a soccer inspired art installation, high energy music and dancers sporting soccer-themed gear. On June 12 and July 13, specifically, the exhibit will feature live painting on an oversized canvas of artwork that depicts the World Soccer Fest logo, and flags of the countries representing the two soccer teams that made the Finals, respectively. Two models will be body painted into the canvas at both of the live showcases. Guests will have the opportunity to take photos at the exhibit on display throughout the World Cup.