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Hooters Hosts Memorial Day Pool Side Barbecue and Car Wash Fundraisers in Support of Military
Published on Fri, May 24, 2013 (7:42 a.m.)What:
This Memorial Day weekend, Hooters Casino and Hotel of Las Vegas will host a Pool Side BBQ on Sunday, May 26 from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. to raise money for the Hooters for Heroes campaign, benefiting the Green Beret Foundation. The Pool Side BBQ features all-you-can-eat cookout with hot dogs and hamburgers and bottomless beer, all for $25 per ticket. For every BBQ ticket sold, $5 goes to Hooters for Heroes.
Hooters Girls will also host a car wash on Monday, May 27 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Donations will be accepted for each wash, with 100 percent of the proceeds benefiting Hooters for Heroes.
In addition, military veterans and active duty military will enjoy 10 free wings with any drink purchase at Hooters locations across the U.S. with proof of service or a military ID.
Hooters has strongly supported the military community for years, raising hundreds of thousands of dollars for non-profit military organizations. Hooters for Heroes is designed to focus that effort and build a strong relationship with the Green Beret Foundation to further support its mission of providing unconventional resources to facilitate the special needs of wounded, ill and injured Green Berets and Green Beret Gold Star families.
For more information regarding the Green Beret Foundation, please visit www.greenberetfoundation.org.
Pool Side BBQ - Sunday, May 26, 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Car Wash - Monday, May 27, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Hooters Casino and Hotel of Las Vegas
115 East Tropicana Ave
Las Vegas, NY 89109
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