The Inaugural Celebs for Kids event presented by Perfect Lies will be hosted by Grant Fuhr. The event will help raise money for the new Ross Petty Pediatric Chair in BC to help kids with Lupus and Arthritis.
(1888PressRelease) July 21, 2008 - The line-up of weekend events from August 14-15, 2008 includes a Gala for celebrities, sponsors and invited guests being held at the Sutton Place Hotel in Vancouver BC. The event will feature entertainers like, Lil Jordan, Samantha Cole, Thomas McClary and many more performers. The evening will have a fun charitable poker tournament with professional poker players like Jamie Gold, Brad Booth and Lynette Chan, to include live and silent auction items, like airfare to and from BC to Phoenix with a suite at the Coyotes vs. Canucks game, to meet the team and have dinner with Grant Fuhr and much more. The golf tournament is the next day at Mayfair Lakes Golf & Country Club with challenges to beat Fuhrsie himself, hole-in-one prizes, Lexus and Maserati cars with a goal is to raise over $3 million dollars for the Ross Petty Research Chair. Event passes will be needed to attend the weekend of events.
Attendees: Grant Fuhr, NHL Hall of Fame / Host; Adrian Young, Grammy Award Winner - Drummer for the band No-Doubt; Angie Everhart, Super Model; Brad Booth, Professional Poker Player; Brad May, NHL; Brad Vancour, Actor; Brendan Morrison, NHL; Brett Cullan, Actor; Bruce Buffer, UFC Announcer; Callum Keith Rennie, Actor; Chris Burns, CFL; Chris Ferguson, 20 Top 10; Chris Judge, Actor; Chris Mulkey, Actor; Chris Potter, Actor; Dany Heatly, NHL; Darren Pang, NHL Color Commentator; Daryl Sydo, NHL; Dave Krieg, NFL; David Marciano, Actor; Davon Gummersal, Actor; Dick Anderson, NFL; Garrett Burnett, NHL; Geroy Simon, CFL; Glen Sather, GM NY Rangers; Greg Raymer, Professional Poker Player; Gregory Harrison, Actor; Gregory Itzin, Actor; Jamie Gold, Professional Poker Player; Karen Konyha, Pro-Fitness Figure Competitor; Kasey Thompson, Professional Poker Player; Kevin The Monster, UFC; LaLaine, Actor; Lauralee Bowe, World Champion; Lil Jordan, Singer; Lynette Chan, Professional Poker Player; Mattia Ohlund, NHL; Michael Trucco, Actor; Milan Lucic, NHL; Patrick Cassidy, Actor; Phil Gordan, Professional Poker Player; Rob Niedermayer, NHL; Ryan Kesler, NHL; Samantha Cole, Singer; Sean Millington, CFL; Stephanie Schaeffer, Apprentice Winner 2007; Steve Bacic, Actor; Steve Staios, NHL; Sylvia Kerfoot, World Cup Silver Medalist; Thomas McClary, Musician ; Tommy Europe, CFL
For celebrity confirmations, sponsorship and event info contact Ainsley Barlow at 778 233-2459 or ainsley ( @ ) teetimeslive dot com. For media credentials, interviews and event itinerary contact Gigi Rock at 480-246-9616 or gigi ( @ ) grockproductions dot com