Grizzlies Block Party to be held in Olive Branch on October 10
Memphis, October 10, 2013 – Memphis Grizzlies players Jon Leuer, Nick Calathes, Jamaal Franklin, Willie Reed, Melvin Ely and Tony Gaffney will make a special appearance at the Grizzlies block party to be held at Olive Branch City Park (8267 Goodman Rd.) as part of the Grizzlies’ 2013 Round Town Tour on Thursday, Oct. 10 from 4:30-5:30 p.m. The tour will continue throughout Memphis and the Mid-South during the entire month of October at block parties and festivals to get Grizz Nation excited about the upcoming season.
Grizzlies’ fans of all ages are invited to tip-off the start of the season in a festive setting at the Olive Branch block party from 4-6 p.m. The block party will be held in partnership with the City of Olive Branch and Olive Branch Jr. Grizzlies, and will feature free Jet’s Pizza and Pepsi, inflatables, face painting, airbrush tattoos and balloon artists along with a live DJ and appearances from Grizz, the Grizz Girls alongside the Grizzlies players. Grizzlies’ players and coaches in attendance will join right in the celebration with fans at each block party, allowing Grizzlies faithful to take photos and get autographs from their Grizzlies heroes.