BCA Hall of Fame Banquet TIcket Deadline Nov 14, 2013, 12:16 PM
Chicago ó The ticket deadline for the 2013 Billiard Congress of America Hall of Fame Banquet, which will honor womenís champion Jeanette Lee and Matchroom Sport president Barry Hearn, is rapidly approaching! The United States Billiard Media Association, which pro- duces the annual banquet with the BCA, announced that the deadline to purchase tickets is Tuesday, Nov. 26. Tickets WILL NOT be sold at the door.
This yearís Hall of Fame Banquet, staged during the 2013 Mosconi Cup, will be held at the Mirage Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Monday, Dec. 2 at 6:30. Action on the first day of the Mosconi Cup will be completed by 4:00 pm, ensuring that all the players from Team USA and Team Europe will be in attendance as Hearn, creator of the wildly popular USA v Europe team 9-ball tournament, is inducted into poolís most exclusive club.
The evening will begin with the Bass Pro Shops Cocktail Reception at 6:30 pm. Bass Pro Shops is a major sponsor of Ms. Lee.
Tickets for the 2013 BCA Hall of Fame Banquet are $95 per person, and can be pur- chased at www.USBMA.com, or by calling 312-341-1110 ext 229.
The 2013 Hall of Fame Banquet is sponsored by: Bass Pro Shops; American Poolplayers Association; Aramith, Billiard Congress of America, Championship, CueSports International; Diamond Billiard Products; Imperial Intíl; PartyPoker.com; Predator Products; Simonis; Tour Edition Cloth; and Tweeten Fibre.
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