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Lombardi greats to meet for TV taping

Vince Lombardi Titletown Legends will conduct a special television taping this Sunday in Green Bay. "The Lombardi Legends Return to Titletown" will include a number of former Packer greats.<p>

Packers fans of all ages are invited to be a part of the studio audience. The show also will feature a question and answer.

Jerry Kramer, Willie Davis, Willie Wood, Max McGee, Dave Robinson, Zeke Bratkowski, Jim Grabowski and special guest Reggie White are scheduled to take part in the television special, which takes fans inside the Lombardi Era, and also serves as a membership drive for the Vince Lombardi Titletown Legends fund-raising program.

The taping will take place at The SC Grand in DePere, Wis. Doors open at 1 p.m. and show taping starts at 3 p.m. Contests, prizes, Lombardi merchandise, memorabilia and more will be part of this spectacular day for fans. Food and beverage will also be available for purchase. Tickets are $5 and proceeds will be used as a donation to the Vince Lombardi Titletown Legends Charitable Organization. Additional information and tickets are available at online www.lombardilegends.com or by calling (920) 499-7138.

Tickets are also available through TicketStar at 1-800 895-0071 or (920) 494-3401, www.ticketstaronline.com and at all TicketStar outlets.

"The Legends Return to Titletown" show is planned to be a one-hour special and will been seen throughout the state of Wisconsin. It will air several times on the following stations throughout late July and August. WFRV-Green Bay, WTMJ-Milwaukee, WAOW-Wausau, WYOW , WXOW- La Crosse/ Eau Claire WQOW- La Crosse/ Eau Claire, WKOW-Madison.

Viewers will get an up-close look at Lombardi and his men as they have never been seen before. The love, the camaraderie and the stories will be shared in a talk show format that will be combined with pre-taped features. The television special will also focus on the fans - up to 1,000 fans will be able to attend the taping of this TV special and participate in portions of the program with the Legends.

The purpose of the television special is a fundraising membership drive for the Vince Lombardi Titletown Legends Charitable Organization. The program will also highlight the mission of the organization. Throughout the special, Packer greats will describe how Green Bay Packer fans from around the state will be able to join the Lombardi Legends team through the legends membership program. The membership program offers a unique opportunity for fans to team up with some of the most legendary men in Green Bay Packer history and help others throughout the state. Several contribution levels of membership are available. While the funds are used to help a wide range of charities, members are also able to enjoy exciting and very unique benefits. Information about the membership program and registration are available online at www.lombardilegends.com.

"The Lombardi Legends Return Titletown" TV Special is a unique way to inform people about the Vince Lombardi Titletown Legends and invite people to join the legends in helping others. Viewers will get a rare, unique and entertaining look at the Lombardi Packers through a high quality TV special. "We are grateful to WFRV, WTMJ, WAOW, WKOW, WXOW and WQOW for donating their time and resources in helping us with this special project," said Lombardi Legends Executive Director, Jennifer Smith.

Co-Chairman of the Vince Lombardi Titletown Legends, Willie Davis added, "Green Bay Packer fans were an integral part of what made the team successful. We want them to play an important role in this TV special as they are a part of our rich tradition and history! We are inviting them to join forces with us so that together we can do great things and help many organizations throughout Wisconsin.

The Vince Lombardi Titletown Legends is a charitable organization created to assist other non-profit organizations throughout Wisconsin particularly focusing on youth, education and public service. Several Wisconsin corporations have made the Lombardi Legends TV special project possible. They include: Pepsi, Ticket King, Infinity Technology, The Milwaukee Journal, The Packer Report and Brett Favre's Steakhouse. Fans can get detailed information about the TV show and sign up now for the Lombardi Legends Membership Program Online at: www.lombardilegends.com or by calling (920) 499-7138.


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