Proceeds to benefit Brent Celek’s Take Flight Foundation 

PHILADELPHIA – ACME Markets, the official supermarket of the Philadelphia Eagles, is proud to present the Fifth Annual Celebrity Waiter Night of Pro Bowl tight end Brent Celek, hosted by Ocean Prime Philadelphia on Thursday, September 11 benefitting Brent Celek’s Take Flight Foundation.

For one evening only, Ocean Prime Philadelphia will allow Celek and his Eagles teammates to swap their grass-stained uniforms for fresh-pressed aprons and serve its renowned sizzling steaks, succulent seafood and fine wine. Celebrity waiters from last year included fellow tight ends James Casey and Zach Ertz, linebacker Trent Cole, wide receivers Riley Cooper and Will Murphy, running back LeSean McCoy, long snapper Jon Dorenbos and quarterback Nick Foles.

In addition to celebrity service and world-class cuisine, guests will also enjoy a cocktail reception sponsored by M&T Bank as well as thrilling live and silent auctions.

General admission tickets are available for $250 per guest, while VIP tickets are $350 per guest and include a Signature Series Philadelphia Eagles Football for celebrity autographs. All tickets include tax, gratuity and valet service. Tickets can be purchased online at brentcelek.org.

Proceeds from the evening will benefit Brent Celek’s Take Flight Foundation whose mission is to provide opportunities, support and resources along with daily support and life-changing experiences to seriously ill and physically challenged children and families in need throughout Greater Philadelphia. Since its inception in 2010, Brent Celek’s Take Flight Foundation has impacted over 100,000 lives through Brent Celek’s Take Flight Zones and the Operation Thanksgiving program.

For more information about Brent Celek’s Celebrity Waiter Night at Ocean Prime Philadelphia, Brent Celek’s Take Flight Foundation or to purchase tickets, please visit brentcelek.org.

About Brent Celek’s Take Flight Foundation

Founded in 2010, Brent Celek’s Take Flight Foundation is on a mission to provide opportunities, support and resources along with daily support and life-changing experiences to seriously ill and physically challenged children and families in need throughout Greater Philadelphia. For more information, please visit brentcelek.org.

About Ocean Prime

Ocean Prime is a modern American supper club that serves prime fish, prime steaks, award-winning wines and handcrafted cocktails in a captivating atmosphere with timeless elegance and genuine hospitality. Guests enjoy live music in the Blu Lounge piano bar along with al fresco dining on the outdoor terrace. Inspired by Mitchell’s Ocean Club, which Cameron Mitchell Restaurants opened in 2006 in Columbus, Ohio, Ocean Prime first opened in 2008 in Troy, Mich. The restaurant has since expanded to 10 locations nationwide in Atlanta, Dallas, Denver, Indianapolis, Philadelphia, Phoenix and Orlando and Tampa, Fla. Future locations are planned to open in Beverly Hills, Calif. in fall 2014 and New York City in spring 2015. For more information, please visit www.ocean-prime.com.

About ACME Markets

ACME Markets Inc. began in 1891 when two friends, Samuel Robinson and Robert Crawford, opened a small neighborhood grocery store in South Philadelphia, emphasizing quality products, low prices, and friendly service. Over 123 years later, ACME remains dedicated to providing a high-quality grocery experience that our customers have come to expect. Today, ACME operates 110 stores, including Sav-On Pharmacies at select locations, in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware and Maryland, employing more than 10,000 associates. The company and its associates remain committed to the communities they serve. For more information visit www.acmemarkets.com. 

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