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Mercedes-Benz of Fort Mitchell Announces All-Star Week Sweepstakes

The launch of The Big Red Mercedes-Benz of Fort Mitchell Sweepstakes, with all proceeds benefiting Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, begins July 9. 

Mercedes-Benz of Fort Mitchell announced the fundraiser today in cooperation with Cumulus Radio and the CEI Sports Cincy Sports Fest. The Sweepstakes will include a two-year lease of a new, red, 2015 Mercedes-Benz CLA250; a one-of-a-kind, uniquely framed Mercedes-Benz CLA250 car hood signed by the eight legends of Cincinnati baseball - Pete Rose, Johnny Bench, Joe Morgan, Tony Perez, Dave Concepcion, George Foster, Ken Griffey Sr., and Cesar Geronimo. In addition, the winner will also receive a baseball signed by the former players. Three, runner-up, legend-signed baseballs and other memorabilia will also be awarded at the end of the sweepstakes.

Cincy Sports Fest opens Saturday, July 11 at the Northern Kentucky Convention Center. On Sunday, July 12, the baseball greats will be signing the car hood in the lobby of the Northern Kentucky Convention Center, 1 RiverCenter Drive in Covington between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. at the Cincy Sports Fest.

The Big Red Mercedes-Benz of Fort Mitchell Sweepstakes will begin on Thursday, July 9. Only 500 tickets will be sold at $100 each. To purchase a ticket, or for more information, go to mbfmBigRedSweeps.com.

Mercedes-Benz of Fort Mitchell will also be hosting activities on the Covington riverfront timed with the All-Star week activities in support of the COV200, Bicentennial, and “BB&T Summer Celebration.” As a special offer, Mercedes-Benz drivers (regardless of their place of purchase) can park their Mercedes-Benz free at the former Mike Fink Restaurant landing located at the foot of Riverside Place/Greenup Street beginning Thursday, July 9 at 5 p.m. through Tuesday’s All-Star Game, while spaces are available. The Mercedes-Benz of Fort Mitchell Stage will have bands rotating, daily, and beginning Thursday evening, July 9 through Tuesday, July 14.

“It has been a thrill seeing the elements come together on this and we certainly look forward to generating proceeds benefitting Cincinnati Children’s, while celebrating the COV200 and providing area Mercedes-Benz owners a little extra VIP treatment during the All-Star week activities," said Don Paparella, Managing Partner at Mercedes-Benz of Fort Mitchell.

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