Pro Athletes, Reality Stars Set to Play Charity Basketball Game in Atlantic City
If you're into celebrity sightings, check this out! A slew of notable names are set to hit the court in Atlantic City this weekend to support community organizations and the fight against cancer.
The Boom Cups Celebrity Summer Showdown is happening Friday, August 24th-Sunday, August 26th at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City, and benefits D-Up On Cancer, Floyd Mayweather Jr. Foundation, J.R. Smith Youth Foundation and Hard Rock Heals.
The Celebrity Basketball Game goes down Saturday night at 8 p.m. inside the Etess Arena. Among the stars facing off and showboating their baller skills are boxer Floyd Mayweather, rappers Lil’ Kim, Fat Joe, and Biz Markie, former WWE Superstars Ken Shamrock, Victoria and Ashley Massaro, NBA stars J.R. Smith, P.J. Tucker, Sean Kilpatrick Jr., and former New York Knick Chris Smith, WNBA stars Ty Young and Cappie Pondexter, former NFL star Jason Avant, Basketball Wives star Laura Govan, Teen Mom's Farrah Abraham, Carla, Natalie, and RaMona from Mob Wives, and many more. Sounds like there will be stars roaming ALL OVER.
Lucky for you, you might end up with a selfie with one or two! There will be a meet-and-greet after the game with an opportunity for team pictures and awards.
The Boom Cups weekend at Hard Rock starts Friday at 8 p.m. with a VIP Welcome Cocktail Party. On Saturday afternoon there is also a Celebrity Cornhole Beach Competition from noon-2 p.m.
And, of course, there's an AFTER PARTY at DAER Nightclub on Saturday night after the basketball game.