Nerlens Noel To Attend 15th-annual Sixers Beach Bash
Join Us On Saturday, August 2 In Avalon, NJ!
On Monday, the Sixers announced that Tony Wroten, Brandon Davies, and Darryl Dawkins would be attending this year’s Beach Bash in Avalon, NJ. On Wednesday, the team added another special guest, center Nerlens Noel.
Fresh off his Sixers debut at Summer League in July, Noel will meet and greet fans, signing autographs and joining in on the fun. It will be the 20-year-old’s second straight year attending Beach Bash, an event that began in 2000.
Admission is free and all proceeds raised from rides, games, and merchandise will benefit the team’s community outreach program, SIXERS STRONG.
“There is no better time and place to connect with Sixers fans during the summer than at our annual Beach Bash down the shore,” Sixers CEO Scott O’Neil said in a statement. “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.”
Here’s everything you need to know about Beach Bash:
• Beach Bash will be held at Jack’s Place – 3601 Ocean Drive, Avalon, NJ, 08202
• The party begins at 3pm and ends at 6pm
• Current Sixers Nerlens Noel, Tony Wroten, and Brandon Davies, as well as Sixers legend Darryl Dawkins, will be in attendance to sign autographs and socialize with fans
• Beach Bash is free to attend; there will be rides and games for kids and merchandise available for sale, with all proceeds benefitting the team’s community outreach program, SIXERS STRONG
• Merchandise will include blue replica jerseys and name and number t-shirts for Nerlens Noel, Michael Carter-Williams, and Joel Embiid, SIXERS STRONG tank tops, and more
• Food will be provided by regional food trucks Sum Pig, Kona Ice, and Gozen Yogurt
• The Sixers Dream Team, presented by Parx Casino®, will make their 2014-15 season debut at Beach Bash, performing routines on stages outside and inside Jack’s Place
• Members of the Sixers Flight Squad, presented by Lundy Law, will also be there to meet and greet fans
• Matt Segal and Pete Giordano of Sixers Radio Network partner 97.3 ESPN will be broadcasting live from Beach Bash
• Inside Jack’s Place, fans 21 and over can enjoy drink specials and live music and can place bids on additional autographed items and exclusive Sixers experiences
• Pool trick shot artist Steve Markel will be to give pool lessons inside, and local personalities will help bartend as they mingle with fans
• Beach Bash will take place rain or shine