San Diego Chargers Luis Castillo among Other Sports Personalities in Attendance--(HISPANIC PR WIRE - BUSINESS WIRE)--
ADVISORY for Saturday, February 2nd
ESPN Deportes, the leading Spanish-language multimedia sports brand supported by television, radio, online, print and wireless, brings its ESPN Deportes En Vivo! Interactive consumer experience to ESPN The Magazine's Next Big Weekend consumer event in the heart of Old Town Scottsdale at the Scottsdale Center of the Performing Arts, Saturday, Feb. 2 noon to 6 p.m.
In attendance to meet and greet fans will be San Diego Chargers defensive end Luis Castillo, along with Spanish-language Monday Night Football commentator team Alvaro Martin (announcer), former New York Giants Raul Allegre, and SportsCenter anchor Ciro Procuna.
Old Town Scottsdale at the Scottsdale Center of the Performing Arts, Saturday, Feb. 2 noon to 6 p.m.
Saturday, February 2, 2008
Time: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM (Arizona local time)
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM (Arizona local time) -- Autograph sessions with R. Allegre, L. Castillo, A. Martin, C. Procuna
The following spokesperson will be available for interview:
-- Luis Castillo, San Diego Chargers defensive end
-- Raul Allegre, Super Bowl-winning kicker/former New York Giants and ESPN Deportes' Monday Night Football announcer
-- Alvaro Martin, ESPN Deportes' Monday Night Football announcer
-- Ciro Procuna, ESPN Deportes' SportsCenter anchor
-- Maribel Viteri, Marketing Director, ESPN Deportes
The one-of-a kind, virtual gaming center contained within a giant 90' X 70' transportable stadium, will engage sports enthusiasts like never before as it makes its first of nine stops to marquee consumer events in 2008. Sports fans will be invited to visit the 90' X 70' "ESPN Deportes En Vivo! to participate in the action-packed virtual games. Once inside the ESPN Deportes Stadium, fans will be introduced to:
-- ESPN Deportes En Vivo! Virtual Football Race will give guests the opportunity to outrun each other by stepping on foot controller pads in front of a virtual screen. Sensors will track their performance while running to the goal line. Points will be awarded based on performance.
-- ESPN Deportes Radio SportsCenter Desk - will feature a live radio remote.
-- ESPN Comfort Zone where consumers get the chance to win prizes while enjoying information on ESPN Deportes, the NFL and DIRECTV Mas(TM).
-- Madden NFL 08 en Espanol, the Spanish-language version of EA's Madden NFL 08 video game for Xbox360 and PlayStation2 released in December 2007 through a partnership with the NFL and EA Sports. Guests will enjoy Madden NFL 08 en Espanol's fully customized Spanish-language offerings featured throughout the game, including calls by ESPN Deportes NFL play-by-play announcer Alvaro Martin and exclusive music by Latin artists Kinto Sol, Molotov and Mana.