TAMPA, FL — Bucs legends, iconic Hooters Girls and hundreds of diehard fantasy football fanatics descended upon Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida, on Sunday, August 2 to take part in the Hooters World’s Largest Fantasy Football Draft Party. Mike Alstott, Ronde Barber and Derrick Brooks, three legendary players from the Bucs franchise, helped Hooters officially kick off fantasy football season in style. Registration is now open to book a VIP fantasy football draft party at any Hooters in America, complete with a free ESPN draft kit and season-long savings, by visiting http://football.hooters.com.
“As America’s headquarters for fantasy football, Hooters is always looking for ways to raise the bar for our fans. With the Hooters concept born nearby in Clearwater, Florida, we selected Raymond James Stadium as the perfect place to throw the ultimate draft party,” said Carl Sweat, chief marketing officer, Hooters. “We want to thank all of the amazing fans who joined us at the Hooters World’s Largest Fantasy Football Draft Party, as well as remind fans everywhere that this is only the beginning! Leagues across America can visit http://football.hooters.com to reserve a spot at their favorite local Hooters to create their very own VIP fantasy football league draft experience with a free ESPN Draft kit, the best wings, ice cold beer and of course, the legendary Hooters Girls.”
Registered leagues will receive a complimentary ESPN Fantasy Football Draft Kit, while supplies last, which includes necessities like cheat sheets, a draft board, player stickers, Hooters branded coasters and more. This season, the Hooters Commissioner Card unlocks 17 weeks of special offers at Hooters, including deals like 20 free boneless wings, buy one, get one free coupons and discounts on food and merchandise.
As the first-ever event of this scale, the Hooters World’s Largest Fantasy Football Draft Party took place in the West Club at Raymond James Stadium. Hooters created a tailgate environment for fantasy sports devotees who enjoyed food, drinks, sports celebrity appearances and entertainment in addition to the draft. All leagues drafted simultaneously for 15-rounds with 60 seconds allowed for each draft pick per round. The manual draft selections will be entered online for each league to continue on for a chance to win cash and prizes from Hooters throughout fantasy football season.
About Hooters of America, LLC
Hooters of America, LLC, is the franchisor and operator of more than 400 Hooters restaurants in 42 states and 26 countries. Known for its world famous Hooters Style chicken wings, the first Hooters opened its doors in 1983 in Clearwater, Florida. Expectations were so modest at the time that the simple fact the doors opened was deemed worthy of a toast. Since then millions have been liberated from the ordinary at Hooters while enjoying great food, fun and one-of-a-kind hospitality that can only be served up by the Hooters Girls. For more information about Hooters visit www.Hooters.com or follow us at www.Twitter.com/Hooters, www.Facebook.com/Hooters, www.Instagram.com/Hooters or on Snapchat at “hootersLIVE”.