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48th Annual Celebrity Sports Night

This premier fundraising event provides guests with an opportunity to collect autographs from a variety of sports legends and celebrities.

NY Met Dwight Gooden
Date: May 15, 2014
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: The Viscardi Center
201 I.U. Willets Road
Albertson, New York 11507

Celebrity Sports Night is one of the premier fundraising events on Long Island and raises funds to enrich the lives of children and adults with disabilities. This year’s event will honor the William and Christine Entenmann Family. Other award recipients include:

      • Dwight “Doc” Gooden, 3-time World Series Champ
      • J.R. Martinez, Dancing with the Stars Champion and U.S. Army Veteran
      • Tatyana McFadden, recipient of 11 Olympic/Paralympic Medals and 14 World Champion Titles

Take a “sneak peek” at Sports Night.Tatyna with American flag

During the cocktail reception, guests are provided with an opportunity to collect autographs and speak with dozens of athletes and celebrities in attendance. A silent auction also takes place during the reception. Dinner is followed by a live auction with several “priceless” experiences.

Past athlete and celebrity participants include Joe Namath, Jack and Barbara Nicklaus, Joe Theismann, Sean Landeta, Bud Harrelson, Mookie Wilson, Bobby Nystrom, Johnny Weir, Tai Babilonia, Randy Gardner, Jim Brown, Joe Frazier, Keith Hernandez, Boomer Esiason, Willie Mays, Walt Frazier, Lou Pinella, Stephen Baker, Karl Nelson, John Schmitt, Darryl Strawberry, and many other sports legends.

Click here for a list of the atheletes scheduled to attend to date. J.R. Martinez

One of the evening’s highlights is an original performance, produced by Olympic Figure Skating Champion JoJo Starbuck, featuring students, athletes and celebrities.

Our online Sports Night auction is live! It features a variety of sports memorabilia and unique experiences. Check back daily for new items.
View the auction items

For more information, please contact Linda Tibbals, Assistant Director of Special Events at 516.465.1595 or ltibbals@viscardicenter.org. Sponsorship opportunities are available.

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