Summer is in full swing and the hot events Miami is known for are back. Alonzo Mourning, founder of Alonzo Mourning Charities, and Dwyane Wade, founder of Wade’s World Foundation, join forces once again to celebrate 14 years of summer fun in South Florida with Seminole Hard Rock Presents The Summer Groove hosted by Zo and D. Wade July 14-18, 2010. The five-day event benefits both Alonzo Mourning Charities and Wade’s World Foundation. Both organizations support community-based programs that help youth across South Florida further their educational development.
Here is the break down of the week’s activities:
July 14, 2010 – Seminole Hard Rock Presents The Summer Groove Hosted by Zo and D. Wade The Summer Groove Golf Classic. Tee-off and enjoy one of the most popular courses in South Florida at the Doral Golf Resort & Spa. Join the fun alongside Alonzo, Dwyane, and a host of friends from the world of sports and entertainment. Highlights include: Premium gift bag with golf gear upon arrival; welcome breakfast reception; popular restaurants with unlimited food & beverages throughout all courses; numerous contests and prizes; and a post-event award reception. Foursome and individual spots are available from $1,000-$4,000, with all funds benefiting Alonzo Mourning Charities and Wade’s World Foundation. Reserve your space today by contacting Samantha Lepovetsky at (305)476-0095/131 or by email at [email protected]
July 16, 2010 – Alters Law Firm Summer Groove Comedy Jam Hosted by Heineken. Check out South Florida’s hottest comedy show of the summer. Comedians from around the country have brought their best jokes to The Groove and this year’s anticipated sell-out will not be any different! The show will be headlined by renowned comedian and syndicated morning talk show host Rickey Smiley, and featuring national comedians such as: George Willborn, Co-host of The Michael Baisden Show; Damon Williams, Host of BET’s Comic View Season 4; Gary Owen, Tyler Perry’s House of Payne; Rodney Perry, Co-host of BET’s The Mo’Nique Show; and Melanie Comarcho and Red Grant, Def Comedy Jam. Ticket prices start at $45 to $100 and are available now at www.Ticketmaster.com.
July 17, 2010 – Publix Charities Summer Groove Benefit Gala. Publix Charities and Publix Super Markets will host the annual Groove Gala this year. Themed “Agua y Fuego: A Sizzling Summer Night”, the evening will highlight a cocktail reception featuring a silent auction, dinner program, live auction and ends with great music and dancing. A table of ten is $5,000 while individual seating is available for $500. To register, contact [email protected] or (305) 476-0095/131.
July 18, 2010 – The Summer Groove Block Party. Arrive early to the All-Star Basketball Game with your friends and family and check out the FREE block party outside AmericanAirlines Arena. Alonzo Mourning and Dwyane Wade host the biggest block party each year with live music, great food, lots of giveaways, the Molina Healthcare Village, rides and entertainment for the whole family!
July 18, 2010 – Carnival Cruise Lines Summer Groove All-Star Basketball Game. Don’t miss an impressive list of All-Stars ready to battle on the court – Old School vs. New School. Join NBA Champions Alonzo Mourning and Dwyane Wade as they host the annual All-Star Basketball Game at the AmericanAirlines Arena. The hottest game of the summer is jam-packed with entertainment, a highly anticipated half-time show, fun contests, interaction with top players in the league, and many opportunities to win great prizes! Tickets are available now and range from only $5 to $60, depending on seating preference. To purchase tickets, call Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000 or visit www.ticketmaster.com.