Fourth annual Saints Hall of Fame celebration in Biloxi set for June 6-7
PHOTOS: 2018 SAINTS HALL OF FAME BILOXI WEEKEND:
The fourth annual Saints Hall of Fame Biloxi Celebration is set for June 6-7.
On Thursday night, June 6, the Saints Hall of Fame reception/auction takes place from 7 to 10 p.m. at IP Casino Resort at 850 Bayview Avenue in Biloxi. The reception includes many prominent former New Orleans Saints players attending. There will be food and drink throughout the evening, provided by IP Casino Resort. A live auction of New Orleans Saints memorabilia and a silent auction of sports memorabilia will also take place.
For more information about attending, contact Cory Counselman at IP Casino Resort at CoryCounselman@boydgaming.com.
On Friday, June 7, the City of Biloxi is sponsoring a golf outing with the Saints Hall of Fame at 11 a.m. at Grand Bear Golf Course at 12040 Grand Bear Way in Saucier, MS. The cost is $800 per foursome to play on the Jack Nicklaus-designed course with many prominent former New Orleans Saints players.
For more information, contact Cliff Kirkland with the City of Biloxi at CKirkland@biloxi.ms.us.
On Friday, June 7, the New Orleans Saints and New Orleans Pelicans Experience will be free for all youngsters and families to enjoy from 3-5 p.m. outside of MGM Park at 105 Caillavet Street in Biloxi.
Later in the evening, the Biloxi Shuckers take on the Pensacola Blue Wahoos in a Double A Southern League baseball contest at MGM Park.
All Saints celebrities will be on hand at the game and will be introduced on the field prior to the game. The celebrities will also sign autographs for all patrons attending the game during the contest. The Shuckers will wear Saints jerseys with the Saints Hall of Fame logo and the City of Biloxi logo for the game. An auction for the game-worn jerseys will be held following the game for patrons attending.
You must be ticketed to the baseball game to attend.
For more information, contact Hunter Reed at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Saints Hall of Fame Museum is located at Gate B on the Plaza Level of the Mercedes-Benz Superdome and is open by appointment weekdays (Monday-Friday) at a cost of $10 for adults, $5 for seniors (60 and over), $5 for children under 12, $5 for active military and $5 for groups of 10 or more.
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