Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Invites Guests to “Be a Hero” during Independence Weekend, July 2-4
WHAT: Hard Rock Hotel & Casino partners with Guitar Hero® console game publisher, Activision and Budweiser to present “Be a Hero” Weekend, in honor of 4th of July and to benefit military families through the Folds of Honor Foundation.
Guests are invited to participate in Guitar Hero® battles inside the Hard Rock Store from 4 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, July 2 and again on Sunday, July 3. All participants will receive a prize and a raffle ticket for a chance to win a two-night stay at the premier entertainment resort. For every 20 participants, Activision will donate a complete game bundle, including software, to Folds of Honor families.
Budweiser encourages guests to show their support by visiting its Heroes Wall located across from the Hard Rock Store*. Guests can make donations and sign soldiers’ names in honor of the individuals who serve our country. Official Bud Girls will be available across property to assist with guests’ questions, take photos and to give away official Budweiser merchandise, including shirts, hats, pins and more. *The Heroes Wall will relocate to HRH Beach Club entrance (HRH Tower) on Monday, July 4.
WHEN: Saturday, July 2 – Monday, July 4
WHERE: Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
4455 Paradise Road
Las Vegas, NV 89169
MORE: Audience members and Guitar Hero® participants can quench their thirsts at the Anheuser-Busch satellite bar on the casino floor outside the Hard Rock Store (21 years of age and older, with valid ID). Special edition Budweiser patriot cans, appropriately adorned in red, white and blue, will be sold and a portion of the proceeds will go towards Folds of Honor.
On Monday, July 4, revelers can celebrate the national holiday with a special poolside BBQ at Hard Rock Beach Club, which will offer barbeque menu items, including traditional grilling favorites: hot dogs, burgers, potato salad and of course, Budweiser patriot cans. Additional Budweiser giveaways will occur between noon and 6 p.m. Ladies receive a complimentary Budweiser upon arrival from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Additional ways guests can make a difference is to fill out a Budweiser badge, make a donation at FUEL sundries store located on casino level and enter to win a limited-edition Budweiser patriot guitar.
About Folds of Honor Foundation
Folds of Honor salutes the sacrifice of fallen and disabled service members by ensuring their families are not left behind. The organization seeks to brighten their futures and help them achieve their dreams. Through scholarships and other assistance, Folds of Honor provides healing and hope to families and seeks to rally the nation to support those who have served and sacrificed for our country. For more information, visit http://www.foldsofhonor.org/.
About Activision Publishing, Inc.
Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, Activision Publishing, Inc. is a leading worldwide developer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and leisure products. Activision maintains operations in the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Sweden, Spain, Norway, Denmark, the Netherlands, Australia, South Korea, China and the region of Taiwan. More information about Activision and its products can be found on the company’s website, http://www.activision.com/.
Anheuser-Busch is the leading American brewer, holding a 48.3 percent share of U.S. beer sales to retailers. The company brews the world’s largest-selling beers, Budweiser and Bud Light, and distributes these and many other popular brands through a strong network of more than 500 independent wholesalers. Anheuser-Busch operates 12 breweries across the United States, is a major manufacturer of aluminum cans and has been a leading aluminum recycler for more than 30 years. Anheuser‑Busch and its employees build on a legacy of corporate social responsibility by focusing on three keys areas: promoting alcohol responsibility, preserving and protecting the environment and supporting local communities. Anheuser-Busch is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Anheuser-Busch InBev, the leading global brewer, and continues to operate under the Anheuser-Busch name and logo. For more information, visit http://www.anheuser-busch.com/.
About Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is a premier destination entertainment resort in Las Vegas, owned by Brookfield Real Estate Finance Fund II, a division of Brookfield Asset Management (NYSE: BAM) and managed by WG-Harmon, LLC, a subsidiary of Warner Gaming, LLC. Built in 1995, the property completed a $750 million expansion in 2010. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino offers an energetic entertainment and gaming experience with the services and amenities associated with a boutique luxury resort hotel. The property is known for its innovative nightlife and music scene where such acts as The Rolling Stones, Bon Jovi, Paul McCartney, Incubus, Nine Inch Nails and The Killers have all performed. Features of the property include an 11-story Hard Rock Hotel tower with 640 guest rooms, 17-story Paradise Tower with 490 rooms and suites and the all-suite HRH Tower with 359 suites, eight spa villas and seven penthouse suites; 72,000 square feet of casino space; 80,000 square feet of flexible meeting and convention space; the luxurious Vanity nightclub; Reliquary Water Sanctuary & Spa; Reliquary Salon; 4.8 acres of tropical pool paradise; REHAB, the trendsetting Sunday afternoon pool party; The Joint concert venue; Hart & Huntington Tattoo Co.; Poker Lounge; restaurants including Rare 120 steakhouse, the Tuscan-style Italian eatery AGO, world-renowned Nobu, Johnny Smalls, Pink Taco and Mr. Lucky’s 24/7 diner; numerous cocktail lounges; several retail stores; and a state-of-the-art Fitness Center. For room availability and additional information call 800.HRD.ROCK (800.473.7625) or visit http://www.hardrockhotel.com/.