Hooters Presents the World's Largest Happy Hour at Summerfest, the World's Largest Music Festival in Milwaukee

Jun 23, 2010, 08:00 ET from Hooters of America, Inc.

ATLANTA, June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Hooters is hosting the World's Largest Happy Hour on June 30th from 5 – 7 PM during Milwaukee's Summerfest. This cornerstone summer celebration is inclusive of 11 Stages and over 700 bands.  The Milwaukee area Hooters locations will also be celebrating the event in stores with special offers for customers all day June 30th.

Hooters, world-renown for the iconic Hooters Girls, plans to paint the crowd orange with giveaways while on site June 25th – 27th. In addition, on June 30th the first 5000 guests through the Summerfest gates between 5 – 7pm will receive a FREE Collectors Hooters/Summerfest Koozie while supplies last. The festival will also host a Happy Hour Special from 5 PM to 7 PM on June 30th in which all alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks are $1 off. Performances by Usher, Puddle of Mudd, Dark Star Orchestra, Chevelle, Umphrey's McGee and Moody Blues are all scheduled that evening.

"We love the opportunity to be a part of such a great event, Hooters will be a hit with the 800,000 plus attendees during the week," said Doug Long Regional Manager of the Wisconsin area Hooters.  "It's going to be a great time, we encourage everyone to stop by and see us. What better way to promote great food and fun but with a Hooters Happy Hour!"

For those festival lovers that just can't make it downtown, Hooters will be hosting $1 Miller Lite Pints All Day on June 30th in their Milwaukee Restaurants.  Both the Hooters of Brookfield and Hooters of Greenfield will run the all day feature on Miller Lite pints, just 1 dollar will quench your thirst.  

Hooters of America, Inc. is the franchisor and operator of over 460 Hooters restaurants in 44 states and 28 foreign countries.  The first Hooters opened in 1983 in Clearwater, Florida.  Hooters is well-known for its brand of food and fun, featuring a casual beach-theme atmosphere, a menu that features seafood, sandwiches and Hooters nearly world famous chicken wings, and service provided by the All-American cheerleaders, the Hooters Girls.  For more information about Hooters visit www.hooters.com.  

Summerfest 2010 will take place June 24July 4 from noon until midnight daily.  The World's Largest Music Festival and Milwaukee's cornerstone summer celebration attracts the music industry's hottest stars, emerging talent and local favorites.  The Marcus Amphitheater and 10 additional stages, along with a diverse selection of food and beverage vendors, marketplaces and interactive exhibits, are set against the Lake Michigan and downtown backdrops, creating a festival experience like no other.  Patrons can also enjoy Miller Lite, the Official Beer of Summerfest.  For more details visit Summerfest.com.

SOURCE Hooters of America, Inc.