September 25, 2014

MEDIA ALERT: Free #MakeItPink Kickoff Party for Start of PINKTOBER® Month


Friday, October 3rd 

WHAT: #MakeItPink kickoff party to commemorate the start of PINKTOBER® and to show support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Free Cover, $5 Suggested Donation. Wear pink attire and get free Hard Rock PINKTOBER® Sunglasses! $50 donation or more gets you a limited edition PINKTOBER® pin, 21 & up
WHEN Friday, October 3 – 9 p.m.
WHERE: Hard Rock Cafe Tampa
MISC:  The Hard Rock Cafe will be transformed for PINKTOBER® #MakeItPink Making Strides Against Breast Cancer efforts. The room will be decorated with pink décor and team members will be dressed in pink attire to support the cause. Local band Mek will perform 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.


ALL OF OCTOBER Throughout Hotel & Casino

PINKTOBER® AT THE BAR:  A “Pinktini” cocktail will be offered with a portion of the proceeds donated to Making Strides Against Breast Cancer.
Throughout October, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa will participate in Hard Rock’s “Get into Bed for the Cause” program which will offer guests luxurious pink sheets, pink duvet covers, pink robes, an iconic Hard Rock PINKTOBER® pin and a signature turndown service. When guests stay in PINK sheets rooms, 25 percent of the room rate goes directly to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation®. There will also be a pink blackjack pit located in front of Council Oak Steaks & Seafood with each table covered with pink felt.
The Hard Rock retail store will also feature pink items on sale. Check out all of the items available via Pinterest – see section #MakeItPink – Pinktober
Two pink guitars will be given to Making Strides Against Breast Cancer as raffle items and guests who make a $50 donation will be given a limited edition Seminole Hard Rock pin. Guests who make a donation of any amount will be given Pink Seminole Hard Rock sunglasses. To further the PINKTOBER® cause, the Seminole Tribe of Florida will be donating $1.00 for every bottle of Chianti Classico Livernano or Chianti Classico Livernano Riserva sold during the month of October to the Susan G. Komen Foundation. Both of the wines will carry a special pink label.


Gina Morales, Seminole Hard Rock Tampa,
(813) 695-4819, [email protected]

Nikki Yourison, Seminole Hard Rock Tampa,
(813) 523-5673, [email protected]