Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino officials strive to make a splash when they put on an event, and one they excel at is their Pinktober campaign.
This year again features pink merchandise, pink drinks and pink hotel amenities. Proceeds benefit local breast cancer awareness charities.
The hotel exterior will be illuminated with pink lighting, and the interior will feature a Pinktober theme, including blackjack on tables remade in pink felt.
The Rock Spa will donate 20 percent of sales on body treatments, manicures and pedicures to charity. Go to SeminoleHardRockHollywood.com/Pinktober.
As the title sponsor for the American Cancer Society “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer,” Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood has donated $50,000 to help build awareness, support the lifesaving mission of the organization, and raise funds for the Saturday, Oct. 31, Fort Lauderdale walk starting at 8:30 a.m. at Huizenga Plaza downtown. For more information on the walk, call 1-800-227-2345 or visit www.MakingStridesWalk.org.
Blue Plate will feature a special PINKTOBER “DJ PJ” brunch menu on Saturdays and Sundays in October from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Pink drink specials include a Cosmopolitan at Council Oak and the Plum Lounge, high limit slot and high limit table games rooms; PINKTOBER Champagne Cocktail at Center Bar and on the casino floor; Watermelon Sangria at L Bar; Prickly Pear Mojito at Beach Club and Pink Bellini at Blue Plate. Seminole Hard Rock’s Kuro will feature its sweet cocktail Ni and Strawberry Semifreddo. Pink cupcakes, pink parfaits and doughnuts will be available at Constant Grind, Blue Plate and in-room dining. A $1 donation from each item sold will benefit American Cancer Society “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer.”
On Thursday, Oct. 29, at 8 p.m. Hard Rock Cafe Hollywood welcomes metal queen Lita Ford. Both of Lita Ford’s parents died at a young age but the death of her mother, Lisa, from breast cancer left a major impact on Lita. On her 1990 CD, Stiletto, Lita paid tribute to her mom with a power ballad titled “Lisa”. A live and silent auction will be held that evening with all proceeds being donated to the Memorial Hospital Breast Cancer Center in Hollywood. Admission is free. Charitable donations accepted.
Hard Rock is using the #PINKTOBER hashtag in their social media posts this fall. An official Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino PINKTOBER social wall will be situated inside the hotel. Follow and tag Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Hollywood on Facebook: @SeminoleHardRockHollywood, Twitter: @HardRockHolly, Instagram: @HardRockHolly