Update: Former Arizona Diamond Luis Gonzalez has been added to the roster of celebrity servers at the Monday night Morton’s event.
On Aug. 30, guests are invited to indulge in the Second Annual Larry Fitzgerald & Friends Celebrity Servers Night at Morton’s The Steakhouse–for a good cause, of course. During the event, sports celebrities, including Larry Fitzgerald, will act as Morton’s servers, giving guests the chance to chat with football’s finest while also digging into delicious food.
Who can you expect to see at this year’s event? Arizona Cardinals Coach Ken Whisenhunt, former Cardinals quarterback and future Hall-of-Famer Kurt Warner as well as current Cardinals including defensive tackle Darnell Dockett, defensive end Calais Campbell, newly acquired outside linebacker Joey Porter, wide receivers Steve Breaston and Early Doucet, cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, guard Reggie Wells and running back Beanie Wells.
Individual tickets for this exclusive event start at $300, with VIP packages featuring a special pre-event reception beginning at $400. Proceeds go to Fitzgerald’s The First Down Fund and The Carol Fitzgerald Memorial Fund, which was set up in memory of Larry’s mother, who throughout her career as a state worker in Minnesota helped victims of AIDS, breast cancer and other diseases. This fund’s proceeds continue her work, and the Carol Fitzgerald Memorial Foundation also supports the education of urban youth. To reserve your spot, call 602.955.9577.
This weekend marks the opening weekend (Nov. 9 through Nov. 11) of the Can-Am 500 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Semi-Final race at ISM Raceway. It will also mark the change forISM Raceway to show off its $178 million dollar modernization, which includes several new food and beverage attractions.
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