FreddyO hit up the 2009 Burger King Fam Fest in Atlanta over the weekend. R&B singer/actor Mario hit the stage as the headliner at the event, which included a full day of activities, contests and other events, including the concert. The event is totally free and was hosted by comedian Kevin Heart. Producer/songwriter turned singer Sean Garrett and new R&B girl group Rich Girl also performed during the concert portion of the event.
Teaming up with the fast food giant, Mario will perform in over six North American cities this summer. The best part is… it’s free !
In addition to having Mario lined up for what Burger King is calling “BK Fam Fest,” the chain will also offer a full day of activities, contests, and other events in each city. Hosted by comedian Kevin Hart, BK Fam Fest is geared toward providing eight hours of fun and food for families, incuding arts and crafts, a build a whopper contest and other family fun activities. (see itinerary below)
On top of that, Burger King will donate $2,500 from the Have it Your Way Foundation to a local charity of your choice in each city.
Due to demand, it is recommended that you register online at bkfamfest.com where you may review other important information.
*Houston, TX date completed May 23rd
5.30.09 – New Orleans (City Park’s Scout Island)
6.06.09 – Miami, FL (Bicentennial Park)
6.13.09 – Atlanta, GA (Mozley Park)
6.20.09 – Chicago, IL (Taylor Park)
6.27.09 – New York City (TBA)