The Memphis Grizzlies are ready to celebrate the start of the team's 2013-14 season with the 12th Annual Tip-Off Luncheon presented by First Tennessee Bank on Monday, Oct. 28 at FedExForum from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Grizzlies' fans in attendance will have the chance to welcome back the entire team of players and coaches and talk with them about the upcoming season. Fans will also have the opportunity to hear strategy from new Head Coach Dave Joerger and CEO Jason Levien, and learn about the business of basketball from COO Jason Wexler. Luncheon attendees will have the chance to take part in the silent and live auctions held throughout the event featuring unique memorabilia and one-of-a-kind fan experiences as well. The team store and merchandise kiosks will also be open for fans to get the latest gear.
Individual tickets are $60, with tables of 10 available for $500. For $2,000, fans can purchase a table that will allow them to sit with a Grizzlies player, coach or executive. All proceeds benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital®.
Doors open at 11 a.m., followed by the event, program and lunch from 11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tables will go fast, so fans are encouraged to reserve a spot today (registration form is attached). Mercury Printing and ServiceMaster are associate sponsors of the 12th Annual Tip-Off Luncheon.
Fans can also get ahead of the game and purchase their tickets to the Fifth Annual Grizz Gala by taking advantage of the Tip-Off Luncheon and Grizz Gala package. With a savings of $35, individual packages are $175 and include one ticket to both events. For $1600, fans can purchase a table at the Tip-Off Luncheon and 10 tickets to the Gala, saving $150. The Fifth Annual Grizz Gala, presented by Gold Strike Casino Resort, will be held on Saturday, Jan. 11 at Gold Strike Casino Resort. The blue tie affair will give fans a chance to take part in an evening that brings the class and excitement that the Memphis Grizzlies represent on the court and in the community.
For further information, visit grizzlies.com or call the Grizzlies registration line at (901) 205-1206.
Fans who want to support the Memphis Grizzlies and purchase 2013-14 Season Tickets, or 11- and 20-Game Packs can do so by calling (901) 888-HOOP or going online to grizzlies.com. Season Tickets start at $11 per game. 20-game packs start at $12 per game and 11-game packs start as low as $14 per game. For more information on the Grizzlies, please visit grizzlies.com, ‘like' Memphis Grizzlies on Facebook or follow on Twitter (@memgrizz).