The Mario Batali Foundation Presents Swing Session Las Vegas Celebrity Golf Classic

by Savannah Bruner
(Las Vegas, NV, USA)

The Mario Batali Foundation (MBF) returns to Las Vegas for Swing Session Las Vegas Celebrity Golf Classic, hosted by actor and comedian Anthony Anderson and Tiger Woods’ former swing coach and one of the country’s most sought-after golf instructors, Hank Haney.

The event includes pre and post parties

Taking place Friday, June 5th and Saturday, June 6th.

Tickets are on sale now and will grant access to all of the weekend’s events. Proceeds from these events will benefit the Mario Batali Foundation, whose mission is to ensure that children are well read, well fed and well cared for.

On Friday, June 5th, MBF will kick off the weekend festivities with Burgers in the Bunker, a casual private party from 9 p.m. to 12 a.m. at B&B Burger & Beer inside The Venetian Hotel Resort Casino. The party, featuring music by ShalvoyMusic, will take over the spacious patio, overlooking Las Vegas Boulevard.

On Saturday, June 6th, MBF brings its famed Swing Session Celebrity Golf Classic to Cascata located in Boulder City. Players will join celebrities and world-class chefs for an amazing day of gourmet food and golf, alongside MBF Founder and renowned chef Mario Batali, chef/owner of four award-winning restaurants on the Las Vegas Strip – B&B Burger & Beer, B&B Ristorante, Carnevino and OTTO. The Swing Session Las Vegas Celebrity Golf Classic promises to be the ultimate gastronomic event as guests hit the greens to eat, drink and swing their way through a memorable day of golf and deliciousness. The event will begin at 9:30 a.m. with a golf clinic led by Hank Haney. A shotgun start will follow at 10:30 a.m.

After the Swing Session Las Vegas Celebrity Golf Classic, the fun continues Saturday at 8 p.m. where guests can take part in the “19th Hole” at Carnevino Italian Steakhouse, inside The Palazzo Hotel. Guests will sample the restaurant’s brand of superior hand selected dry aged prime beef, paired with opulent Italian wines, all while mingling with celebrity chefs and TV personalities. Guests can also partake in a silent auction packed with unique goods and experiences, with proceeds going to help MBF and its local commitment to the children of Las Vegas.

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