WHO: Former Phillies pitcher and four-time Cy Young Award recipient, Steve Carlton; SugarHouse VIPs and “Lunch with a Legend” contest winners
WHAT: Steve Carlton will dine with contest winners and talk about the Phillies season, as part of the new “Lunch with a Legend” sweepstakes
WHEN: Saturday, April 5, Noon—2 p.m.
(Recommended media arrival time: 11:45 a.m.)
WHERE: The Refinery
SugarHouse Casino, 1001 N. Delaware Ave., Philadelphia
AVAILABLE FOR INTERVIEWS: Steve Carlton, Phillies legend
VISUALS: Phillies fans eating with, and meeting, one of the franchise’s most legendary players
Steve Carlton will be coming to SugarHouse Casino Saturday afternoon for a special luncheon with lucky fans as part of the casino’s “Lunch with a Legend” sweepstakes, running throughout baseball season.
This is the first of four legend lunches hosted by Philly’s casino, which will include other greats such as Brad “Lights Out” Lidge, Charlie Manuel and Roy “Doc” Halladay.
Carlton is best known for his contributions to the 1980 World Series team and is a member of the Baseball Hall of Fame.
At each luncheon, winners and their guest will be able to dine with the baseball legends and the prize includes VIP access, a three-course plated lunch, an autographed 8×10 photo, and the opportunity to mix, mingle and participate in an exclusive Q&A session.
The contest runs through Sept. 15 and guests can enter via SugarHouse’s Facebook page, or by submitting their name at SugarHouse once per day on any of the casino’s Rush Rewards kiosks.
Interviews are available, but limited. Please contact Allie Artur at 267-738-0017 (cell) if you are interested in reserving a spot.
- Carlton will be available for media interviews to speak about the Phillies season, the pitching roster, and why he continues to support Philadelphia fans.
There are two ways to enter the Lunch with a Legend Sweepstakes:
- “Like” SugarHouse Casino on Facebook and then enter on the “Win Lunch with a Legend” contest page
- Check in at any Rush Rewards kiosk at SugarHouse through Sept. 15