World's Largest Draft Party Returns to Summerfest on Thursday

Jennings and Moncrief will take part in the "Bucks Experience" throughout the festival

06/23/10

Thursday, the Milwaukee Bucks will make pick No. 15 in the 2010 NBA Draft Show and they want fans to join in on the fun with the "World's Largest Draft Party" presented by Miller Lite. The draft party runs from 6-9 p.m. Thursday, June 24, at the Summerfest Sports Zone with Newsradio 620 WTMJ on the grounds of the "World's Largest Music Festival" - Summerfest.

The event is in conjunction with the 2010 NBA Draft - scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. - in which the Bucks own the 15th, 37th, 44th and 47th picks. Jim Paschke and Ted Davis will anchor the Bucks draft desk at Summerfest and provide analysis and updates on NBA Draft activity and provide the picks as they occur. A full menu of Bucks entertainment will be staged at the WLDP beginning at 6 p.m. The event will feature the Energee! Dance Team, the Bucks Rim Rockers slam dunk contest, a local celebrity three-point contest, Super Force, Cascio Interstate Bucks Wild Drum Line, Seniorgee (presented by the Village at Manor Park) and of course, Bango.

Bucks interactive contests will offer fans the opportunity to win prizes and help judge the Rim Rockers dunk contest. Admission to the WLDP is free with admission to Summerfest and all seating is unreserved.

Bucks guard Brandon Jennings and Bucks legend Sidney Moncrief will take part in the "Bucks Experience" shows at the Summerfest Sports Zone and meet and greet with fans. Jennings, who was selected by the Bucks with the 10th pick of the 2009 NBA Draft, is scheduled to appear at Summerfest at 1 p.m. on Friday (June 25), Monday (June 28) and Tuesday (June 29) while Moncrief will open the festival at 1 p.m. on Thursday (June 24) and make appearances on Wednesday (June 30) and Thursday (July 1). Paschke will also emcee the "Bucks Experience" at the Summerfest Sports Zone, which will feature the Energee! Dance Team, the Bucks Rim Rockers and Bucks basketball clinics throughout the festival.

For updated information on Milwaukee Bucks ticket packages, the World's Largest Draft Party and draft updates, please visit Bucks.com. For information on the "Bucks Experience" schedule at Sumemrfest, the World's Largest Music Festival (June 24 - July4), go to Summerfest.com. Complete festival information, daily schedules and ticket info is available on the web.