September 20, 2016

‘Monster’s Ball – Where the Inmates Run the Asylum’ Set for Hard Rock Cafe Tampa

‘Monster’s Ball – Where the Inmates Run the Asylum’ Set for Hard Rock Cafe Tampa

Will Feature Celebrity/DJ Taryn Manning

TAMPA, Fla.  (September 20, 2016) – “Monster’s Ball – Where the Inmates Run the Asylum” will take over Hard Rock Cafe Tampa on Saturday, October 29, in celebration of Halloween.

The event, scheduled for 10 p.m. to 5 a.m., will be hosted by Brian Fink of 93.3 FLZ and will feature celebrity/DJ Taryn Manning, as seen on the hit series Orange is the New Black, along with other top DJ’s from the Tampa Bay area.

Discount tickets priced at $20 are currently on sale via The property will also be giving away tickets on Twitter and Instagram from October 17 to October 24. There will be five winners of two tickets on each social media outlet, totaling 20 tickets.

The Seminole Hard Rock Calendar Girls, stilt walkers and dancers will also be part of the entertainment, which will be incorporated into a penitentiary insane asylum theme as tied to Manning’s Orange is the New Black.

A Falls Church, Va. native, Manning is a singer/songwriter, actress and fashion designer. She made her film debut in the teen drama Crazy/Beautiful followed by a lead part opposite Britney Spears in Crossroads, which garnered her mainstream attention. She then appeared in 8 Mile, White Oleander, A Lot Like Love and Hustle & Flow, for which she earned critical acclaim.

Manning has also had recurring roles in television on Sons of Anarchy and Hawaii Five-O, as well as a leading part as Tiffany “Pennsatucky” Doggett in the aforementioned Netflix series Orange is the New Black.

As a musician, Manning is the vocalist for the electronic duo Boomkat and is also co-owner of the clothing brand Born Uniqorn.

About Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa is the premier entertainment destination of Central Florida. Owned and operated by the Seminole Tribe of Florida, the property is one of the most successful and largest casinos in the world. Located off I-4 at North Orient Road and Hillsborough Avenue, about 10 minutes east of downtown Tampa, the casino features high stakes table games, thousands of the hottest slot machines as well as a new smoke free slots area offering 250 popular games. The hotel is AAA Four Diamond rated and offers seven award-winning Zagat-rated restaurants, including the fine dining venues Council Oak Steaks & Seafood and Grey Salt. A newly renovated Rock Spa® is also available along with a plethora of VIP services. For more information, please call 866-502-PLAY or visit us online and via FacebookTwitterInstagram and Pinterest.

About Hard Rock International

With venues in 71 countries, including 168 cafes, 23 hotels and 11 casinos, Hard Rock International (HRI) is one of the most globally recognized companies. Beginning with an Eric Clapton guitar, Hard Rock owns the world’s greatest collection of music memorabilia, which is displayed at its locations around the globe. Hard Rock is also known for its collectible fashion and music-related merchandise, Hard Rock Live performance venues and an award-winning website. HRI owns the global trademark for all Hard Rock brands. The company owns, operates and franchises Cafes in iconic cities including London, New York, San Francisco, Sydney and Dubai. HRI also owns, licenses and/or manages hotel/casino properties worldwide. Destinations include the company’s two most successful Hotel and Casino properties in Tampa and Hollywood, Fl., both owned and operated by HRI parent company The Seminole Tribe of Florida, as well as other exciting locations including Bali, Chicago, Cancun, Ibiza, Las Vegas, Macau and San Diego. Upcoming new Hard Rock Cafe locations include Reykjavik, Shanghai, Yangon and San Juan. New Hard Rock Hotel projects include Abu Dhabi, Atlanta, Berlin, Dubai, Itapema, London, Los Cabos, New York City, Tenerife, and Shenzhen, Dalian and Haikou in China. For more information on Hard Rock International, visit


Nikki Yourison, Seminole Hard Rock Tampa, (813) 627-7623, [email protected]
Chris Dirato, Bitner Group, (954) 703-7938, [email protected]