Hero Thrill Show Saturday Sept. 18, from 11:30 to 4 p.m.
Hero Thrill Show is a day of fun and fund raising to benefit the education of families of deceased police and fire heroes
WHO: Scheduled: 2010 Thrill Show Grand Marshal U.S, Senator Robert P. Casey Jr.; Mayor Michael Nutter; Hero Thrill Show organizer and attorney, James “Jimmy” Binns, Philadelphia police and fire patron and humanitarian; Everett Gillison, Deputy of Public Safety; Police Commissioner Charles H. Ramsey; Fire Commissioner Lloyd Ayers; John McNesby, President, Lodge 5/Fraternal Order of Police; Bill Gault, President of Local 22/ Firefighters Union; Recipients/family members of a deceased police officers and firefighters; WOGL Radio personality Bob Pantano; Youth organizer and WIP Radio host Sonny Hill; Ring announcer Nino Del Buono; Philadelphia Police Patrol Motorcycle Drill Team; Fraternal Order of Police; patrons of the City’s police and fire departments; Youth basketball organizer and radio host Sonny Hill; pro athletes Ryan Howard, Shane Victorino, Raul Abanez, Evan Turner and Andre Iguodala.
WHAT: 2010 Philadelphia Hero Thrill Show
WHEN: Saturday, Sept. 18, from 11:30 to 4 p.m.
(Official Kick-Off Ceremony at noon with great audio and visuals)
Rain Date: Sunday, September 19, 2010
Noon to 12:30 p.m.: GREAT PHOTO OPPORTUNITIES…
Kick-Off Program with grand entrance by Police Patrol Motorcycle Drill Team, Police Strike Force Bicycle Stunt Team and Thrill Show grand marshal arrives in 2010 luxury vehicle near main staging area; announcement of college scholarships of family members of deceased police officer and firefighter. Corporate sponsor presentation of checks to scholarship program.
WHERE: Outside the Wells Fargo Center, 3601 S. Broad St.
(parking area just south of the former Spectrum) in South Philadelphia