August 14th, 2011
Just not the strikes Josh Beckett normally throws…
On August 29th, beginning at 6:00pm with a Red Carpet Entrance, The 5th Annual Beckett Bowl wil happen at Lucky Strike Lanes, 145 Ipswich Street, Boston
A Star-studded lineup of Boston celebrities and pro athletes will compete in the charity bowling tournament to benefit The Josh Beckett Foundation and Children’s Hospital Boston. Some recent attendees include: Beckett’s Red Sox teammates Jacoby Ellsbury, Jonathan Papelbon, Kevin Youkilis, Jon Lester, David Ortiz, Jason Varitek, Clay Buchholz, and Tim Wakefield; HBO’s Entourage star Adrian Grenier; performer Darryl “DMC” McDaniels of legendary hip-hop trio Run DMC; Patrice Bergeron and Milan Lucic of the 2011 Stanley Cup Champion Boston Bruins; current and former New England Patriots Randy Moss, Wes Welker, Adalius Thomas and Steve Gostkowski; New England Revolution stars Matt Reis and Taylor Twellman; and many more.The Josh Beckett Foundation will also host the Beckett Bowl Ultimate Jeep Raffle presented by AFTER FX CUSTOMS. 2000 raffle tickets. $100.00 each, and 1 lucky Grand Prize winner will drive away with a 2001 Jeep Wrangler Limited Sport 4-Door, fully customized. 2nd Prize is (2) Monster Seat Tickets to the Red Sox/Tampa Bay game on September 17th, and an Josh Beckett autographed jersey. 3rd Prize is an Josh Beckett autographed jersey.
Want to go? A limited number of tickets to attend the bowling event are still available and can be purchased for $250 by calling 617-338-2766, or going here…
Here is the schedule of events for the Monday night festivities:
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm: Red Carpet appearances at Jillians/Lucky Strike Lanes Boston (free, open-to-public)
7:00 pm: Welcome by Josh Beckett and Celebrity Introductions at Lucky Strike Lanes
7:15pm – 8:45pm: Celebrity Bowling event
8:45pm – 9:15pm: Live Auction and Awards Ceremony
9:15pm – 9:30pm: Bowling Event Closing
About The Josh Beckett Foundation: The charitable organization established in 2007 by Boston Red Sox pitcher Josh Beckett to support community-based programs that strive to improve the health and well-being of children, especially children that are seriously ill, disabled, poor, or otherwise disadvantaged. The Josh Beckett Foundation is provides Beckett with an opportunity to have a direct and permanent impact on the lives of children throughout New England.