Hooters to Host Soccer Tournament Watch Parties

Select Locations Will Open Early to Serve Breakfast for Soccer Fans

Jun 10, 2010, 16:19 ET from Hooters of America, Inc.

ATLANTA, June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Hooters locations across the country will be hosting soccer tournament watch parties kicking off on June 11 during the first match of the World Cup Tournament.  Select locations will also be opening early and offering a breakfast menu during morning matches.  

"Hooters has always been know as the best place to watch championship sports," said Mike McNeil the VP of Marketing for Hooters of America, Inc. "With Hooters locations now in 29 countries it only makes sense that Hooters would accommodate what most people outside the US consider to be the worlds biggest sports event."

Last week Hooters opened the Hooters of Johannesburg, home to the World Cup Soccer Finals.  This is the second Hooters location in South Africa.

Hooters of America, Inc. is the franchisor and operator of over 455 Hooters restaurants in 42 states and 29 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.  

SOURCE Hooters of America, Inc.