Friday August 26th, brought out DFW football fans in honor of The Warren Center’s 23rd Annual Fantasy Football Draft Night from 6pm-10:30pm at the Hotel Intercontinental Dallas (15201 Dallas Parkway Dallas, TX 75001)
As guests entered The Hotel Intercontinental Ballroom they were greeted by Former Dallas Cowboy, Randy White as well as enjoying cocktails, silent auction preview, a sports-themed photo booth and live entertainment by Jolie Holliday and Sonny Burgess.
As the sun went down, guests filled up on a variety of food stations and as WFAA Sportscaster, Mike Leslie and Randy White welcomed the crowd. The highlight of the evening was Maggie’s Story, which featured one of the Warren Center’s children, Maggie Cole who was born with spine bifida. Guests then enjoyed the Live Surprise featuring a chance to Win 1 of 2 $500 Amazon Gift Cards and the infamous Heads or Tails game where guests placed their hands on their head or tail with one lucky winner receiving $500 Whole Foods Gift Card. The Live Auction ended the presentation with one lucky guest winning a 7-day trip to San Miguel de Allendee and stay at the renowned Casa Cece.
After the presentation guests began drafting their own Fantasy Football team with each table or league competes throughout the 2016-2017 NFL Season. The Super Bowl Champion of Fantasy Football XXIII receives two season tickets to the 2017-2018 Dallas Cowboys season. Winners of each league receive an autographed football signed by former Cowboys player, Randy White.
Seen in the crowd: Former Cowboys Players, Randy White, Beverly & Bill Warren, Carla & Mike Austin, Nick Adamson, Jordan Roberts, Grecia Garza, Dani and Pat Parsi, Katrina & Nathan Baker, Jeannie and Charlie Jones, Diane and Scott Williams, Mike Andereck, Erin and Andrew Hillman, Michelle and Todd Steudtner, Cindy and Charles Gummer, Amy and Dave Seyer, Carrie and Jim Benson, Tresa and Harry Simmons, Wendy and Andrew Warden, Cheryl and Jim Drayer, Beverly and Cary Rossel, Nancy and Jay Espaillet, Mary Beth and Ed Fikse and Jenifer and Drew Nachowiak.
For more information about The Warren Center, please contact Tara Null at 972-490-9055 or 214-709-8901 or email Tara.Null@TheWarrenCenter.org.
Photos by Brian Tobin Photography.