#TogetherWeWatch: Unprecedented 76 Sixers Draft Parties
7 Picks. 3 States. 1 Night.
PHILADELPHIA, PA – JUNE 5, 2014 – The Philadelphia 76ers today announced that for the first time, 76 Sixers Draft parties will take place the day of the NBA Draft on Thursday, June 26. Fans throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware can gather at 76 locations to watch the Draft, win tickets, prizes and other giveaways, and mingle with local Sixers fans.
For the first time since 1984, the Sixers will have two top-10 draft picks at Nos. 3 and 10, along with five second-round picks (Nos. 32, 39, 47, 52 and 54 overall).
“We will have an unprecedented 76 Sixers Draft parties to match the size and scope of what this night means to our organization, and especially to our fans,” said Sixers Chief Marketing & Innovation Officer Tim McDermott. “We look forward to seeing our future unfold on June 26 as we gather together to watch and celebrate the Draft.”
All participating locations will receive a “Sixers Draft Kit” filled with T-shirts and hats, as well as tickets to a 2014-15 Sixers home game to give out to fans the night of the NBA Draft. Locations will also receive posters, coasters, table tents and a Sixers flag to use in their establishment.
97.5FM The Fanatic, the flagship station of the Sixers Radio Network, will broadcast live from select locations as part of the program, with details to be announced.
Fifteen locations have already been posted to SIXERS.COM here; the remaining locations will be confirmed leading into the NBA Draft.
Locations interested in participating should contact Sixers Public Relations Coordinator Rebecca Timms at 215-339-7688 or firstname.lastname@example.org.