For Immediate Release
Event Date: May 2nd, 2015
Providence Hospital and Cinco de Mayo Festival Try to Break
World Record for Largest Gathering of People Wearing Sombreros
Portland Oregon, April 15, 2015 (McKenzieNewsService.com) -
Providence Hospital is announcing their goal to set a
World Record for Largest Gathering of People Wearing Sombreros (which they will
try their hardest to get it into the Guinness Book of World Records).
world record attempt is sponsored by Providence Hospital and will take place on
Saturday, May 2nd at 5:30 pm in the food court area of the
Cinco De Mayo Fiesta,
Tom McCall Waterfront Park on Naito Parkway, Portland, OR. They hope to smash
their previous record of 1008 Sombreros by having at least 1025 amigos out on
the Waterfront donning the traditional headgear donated by Providence Hospital.
If you are interested in participating you will need to go
down to The Tom McCall Waterfront Park on Saturday, May 2 before 5:30pm.
They will provide the sombreros. You need to be ready and able to stand in the
food court (roped off area) for 10 minutes while they take pictures and video
tape the event (10 minutes starts after all 1025 people get their hats and move
into the shoot, this will take about 15 minutes. Everyone must be all in one
area for 10 minutes for them to try and get in the Guinness worlds record books!
Admission: Adults 13 years and older: $8.00; Child 6
years to 12 years: $4.00; Seniors 62 years and older: $4.00; Children 6 years
and under free. Compliments of Pacific North West Regional Council of
The media are encouraged to come and film/take pictures.
Full Event Information:
Phone: (503) 761-0015
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