Tennis Extravaganza, Live Music and BBQUE Benefit for the Fort Collins Rescue Mission
Released on Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Larry Lewis, 970.493.7000
Jill Mueggenberg, 970.221.6358,
Get ready for the biggest tennis event of the summer on Friday, June 27 with the Extravaganza Barbeque and Babolat Demo Day from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. Live music will begin at 5:30pm with the Trisha Martin-Adams band and followed up with the J. Raven Experience. The event will be held at the Rolland Moore Racquet Center, 2201 S. Shields St. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Fort Collins Rescue Mission.
Adults and children will participate in fun drills and games with Lewis Tennis School professionals. Coaches will be giving instructional tips, Quickstart courts will be setup for young players and a target court will be available with the chance to win prizes. To satisfy the appetites of participants, an outdoor barbecue will be also be provided.
Players may demo the new Babolat line of racquets and receive a free stringing for any racquet purchased. The suggested donation is $7 per person, maximum $18 per family or donate whatever you can! We will also have silent auctions items.
For additional information and to register for the Extravaganza, please call the Rolland Moore Park Pro Shop at 970-493-7000. The event is sponsored by Lewis Tennis School, Fort Collins Parks and Recreation, and Acoustic Ranch Recording Studio.
NOTE: The City of Fort Collins will make special communication arrangements for persons with disabilities. For more information call 970.224.6027 or email