RALEIGH, N.C. (Oct. 14, 2013) – Bailey’s Fine Jewelry and 99.9 The Fan ESPN Radio are teaming up for ‘Mark Madness’, a unique tailgating event featuring NC State basketball Coach Mark Gottfried and ESPN Radio personality Mark Thomas. The festivities will take place at Bailey’s Fine Jewelry Cameron Village location Thursday, Oct. 17, from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Attendees will have the chance to meet the ‘Marks’ and have their picture taken with NC State mascot, Mr. Wuf. NC State fans will not want to miss a special question and answer session with Coach Gottfried at 6:30 p.m. In his first two seasons with the Wolfpack Gottfried won 48 games and took the team to the NCAA Tournament twice, including an appearance in the Sweet 16.
There will also be exclusive giveaways including NC State sports tickets, a station tour and breakfast with radio personalities Mark Thomas and Mike Maniscalco, concert tickets, signed memorabilia and more. The event will include free food provided by Smithfield’s Chicken ‘N Bar-B-Q and beverages courtesy of the Lynnwood Grill.
“As a proud partner of NC State athletics, we’re thrilled to host a night for the Wolfpack and Coach Gottfried,” said Trey Bailey, director of operations at Bailey’s Fine Jewelry. “Our relationship with 99.9 The Fan has been incredible and we’re excited to host this event at our 99.9 The Fan Sports Lounge.”
Bailey’s Fine Jewelry Cameron Village location is home to the 99.9 The Fan Sports Lounge. The Sports Lounge is equipped with high-definition flat screen televisions, snacks, drinks and local collegiate merchandise. It is the ideal place for Bailey’s patrons who want to shop and cheer on their favorite team. The Sports Lounge was first introduced at Bailey’s Cameron Village location in June through a partnership between Bailey’s and 99.9 The Fan.
About Bailey’s Fine Jewelry
Bailey’s Fine Jewelry is a family owned-and-operated jeweler with stores in Raleigh, Rocky Mount, Greenville and Fayetteville. Bailey’s offers jewelry from today’s most esteemed designers, exquisite diamonds, estate jewelry, fashion accessories, fine timepieces and gifts. With an emphasis on customer satisfaction, personalized services include custom design, watch and jewelry repair, appraisal and bridal registry. Steeped in family tradition, Bailey’s is one of the most well-regarded and innovative jewelry stores in North Carolina and is best known for its distinctive ‘Bailey Box’ slogan. For more information, please call toll-free (866) 725–3111 or visit online at www.baileybox.com. Connect with Bailey’s Fine jewelry on Facebook and Twitter.