MLS All-Stars and Local Celebrities Attempt to Score a Goal across Brush Creek at Theis Park

MLS All-Stars and Local Celebrities Attempt to Score a Goal across Brush Creek at Theis Park

MLS All Star LogoMLS All-Stars, Sporting Kansas City players, and local celebrities to participate in special Major League Soccer event

Come watch your favorite Major League Soccer All-Stars and Sporting Kansas City players attempt to kick a soccer ball into a goal across Brush Creek to benefit Kansas City Parks and Recreation. The kick-off is part of the weeklong MLS All-Star Game festivities. Both MLS All-Stars and Sporting KC players, along with local celebrities, will be participating in this charity event from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Monday, July 29 at Theis Park near the intersection of Volker Blvd. and Oak St.

Soccer fans are welcome to attend. Attendees can anticipate music from DJ Eric Coomes, plenty of photo opportunities and giveaways, and the chance to meet some of the players participating in this week’s 2013 AT&T MLS All-Star Game. Following the event, fans can head to the Kansas City Power & Light District for a free concert by Macklemore and Ryan Lewis (9 p.m., ticket required). Complete schedule of MLS All-Star events: http://www.sportingkc.com/guides/mls-all-star/events

WHAT: MLS stars and local celebrities participate in the Brush Creek Kick, a part of the MLS All-Star festivities. This is a charity event where participants attempt to kick soccer ball across Brush Creek into a goal set on the opposite side of the creek.

WHO: MLS All-Stars Matt Besler (Sporting KC), Corey Ashe (Houston Dynamo) and Brad Davis (Houston Dynamo)

Sporting Kansas City players Jimmy Nielsen, Soony Saad, Dom Dwyer and Oriol Rosell

Local Celebrities (TV/news personalities etc.)

WHEN: Monday, July 29, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

WHERE:  Brush Creek at Theis Parknear the intersection of Volker Blvd. and Oak St. Kansas City, MO. Kickers will be set up on South side of Brush Creek.