Sixers Host 15th-annual Beach Bash On Saturday, August 2, At Jack's Place In Avalon, NJ, To Benefit SIXERS STRONG
SIXERS PLAYERS NERLENS NOEL, TONY WROTEN, BRANDON DAVIES AND LEGEND DARRYL DAWKINS TO ATTEND, SIGN AUTOGRAPHS FOR FANS
2014-15 SIXERS DREAM TEAM, PRESENTED BY PARX CASINO®, TO PERFORM AS A NEW TEAM FOR THE FIRST TIME AT BEACH BASH
PHILADELPHIA, PA – JULY 29, 2014 – The Philadelphia 76ers will join fans at the Jersey Shore for their 15th annual Sixers Beach Bash, taking place Saturday, August 2 at Jack’s Place (3601 Ocean Drive, Avalon, N.J. 08202) from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. All proceeds will benefit children throughout the Philadelphia region through SIXERS STRONG, the team’s community outreach program.
Sixers guard Tony Wroten, forward Brandon Davies, center Nerlens Noel, and legend Darryl Dawkins will all be in attendance to mingle with fans and sign autographs.
Open to fans of all ages, the outside area of Beach Bash includes interactive rides and games for kids, loads of Sixers merchandise – including blue replica jerseys and name and number tees for Sixers Nerlens Noel, Michael Carter-Williams, and Joel Embiid, along with SIXERS STRONG tank tops – and fare provided by regional food trucks Sum Pig, Kona Ice and Gozen Yogurt.
The 2014-15 Sixers Dream Team, presented by Parx Casino®, will make their season debut at Beach Bash, performing two energetic routines on stages outside and indoors at Jack’s Place. The 22-member team was recently announced on SIXERS.COM; view the team HERE. Members of the Sixers Flight Squad, presented by Lundy Law, will also attend and mingle with fans.
“There is no better time and place to connect with Sixers fans during the summer than at our annual Beach Bash down the shore,” said Sixers CEO Scott O’Neil. “As we head to Avalon for a day of fun with some of our players, alumni, Dream Team, Flight Squad and fans of all ages, we also hope to make a lasting impact by raising funds which will go toward our continued community efforts in and around Philadelphia.”
Matt Segal and Pete Giordano of Sixers Radio Network partner 97.3 ESPN will broadcast live outside at Sixers Beach Bash.
Inside Jack’s Place, fans 21 and over can enjoy drink specials, a cover band and place bids on additional autographed items and exclusive Sixers experiences. Steve Markel, a pool trick shot artist, will also give pool lessons, and local personalities will help bartend as they meet and greet fans.
Sixers Beach Bash will take place rain or shine.