On Saturday, May 21 the Granite City Marching Warriors are proud to present “Meet Hall of Famer Kevin Greene Day.”
Doors open at 1:30 p.m. with festivities starting at 2 p.m. inside Memorial Gymnasium. Ticket prices for the event are $20 and enters patrons into a drawing to win 1 of 10 autographed photos of Greene. General admission is limited to 2,000 tickets.
Funds raised benefit the Marching Warriors, which have been invited to perform in the NFL Hall of Fame Parade in Canton, Ohio. Money raised helps with their trip. Greene, a Granite City alumnus, will be inducted into the NFL HOF on Aug. 6 in Canton.
The afternoon on May 21 will begin with a video highlighting Greene's legendary tackles and sacks during his illustrious career. Greene will then discuss his career, followed by a question and answer session.
There will also be the opportunity to buy two different raffle tickets, a $20 ticket for a raffle toward an autographed helmet and a $10 raffle ticket giving visitors a chance to win 2 tickets to the NFL Pro Football Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony in Canton on Aug. 6.
There will be commemorative T-shirts available for purchase, as well as concessions, Knockerball and a PhotoBooth.
Don't miss out on an opportunity to meet Greene and celebrate his HOF career. Visit www.gchsbands.com to purchase admission or raffle tickets. Tickets may also be purchased directly from band members, or by contacting the GCHS director of bands, Wyatt Roberds, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.