The following press release was issued today:
Masters of Ring Entertainment Announces First Ever Tribute to Women in Wrestling With Trish Stratus and Amy Dumas On May 23rd in Wilmington, NC
April 30, 2015 – WILMINGTON, NC: – Masters of Ring Entertainment, LLC, a special events pro wrestling organization, is pleased to announce two exciting special events on Saturday, May 23, 2015 at the Coastline Convention Center for professional wrestling fans everywhere.
The Women in Wrestling Fan Expo from 10 AM to 5 PM: A once in a lifetime fan convention featuring some of the greatest legends in the history of the sport. A special Team Bestie photo opportunity featuring WWE Hall of Famers Trish Stratus, and Amy ‘Lita’ Dumas is available from 12 PM – 1 PM, as well as solo appearances by Trish Stratus from 10 AM – 12 PM and Amy Dumas from 1 PM – 3 PM Also appearing will be Lisa Marie Varon a/k/a: WWE’s Victoria and TNA Knockout Tara, Lisa ‘Ivory’ Moretti, Former WWE Diva Terri Runnels a/k/a WWE’s Marlena, GLOW legend: Little Egypt, Former WCW Star Missy Hyatt, and current NWA Women’s Champion, Santana Garrett a/k/a: Brittany in TNA.
General admission to the event is $20. VIP tickets are $99. With a VIP ticket you get access to a special Women in Wrestling Q&A Panel featuring Trish Stratus, Lisa Marie Varon, Terri Runnels, Lisa Moretti, Missy Hyatt and more, hosted by Bill Apter and WGNI 102.7’s on-air radio personality Jackie Jordan. This is a unique event where fans can ask questions to the panel! Also during this event, there will be an all female pro wrestling spectacular tournament brought to you by Just Cause Pro Wrestling. The live in-ring action will be featured from 12 PM to 2 PM.
Lasting Legacy – A Tribute to Women in Wrestling from 8 PM to 10 PM: A banquet / hall of fame style event honoring the women of pro wrestling. This is the first time ever that the women of pro wrestling have ever been honored for their accomplishments and contributions. The event is to be headlined by Trish Stratus, and is also featuring Amy Dumas, Lisa Marie Varon, Lisa Moretti, Terri Runnels, Little Egypt, Missy Hyatt and more. Food options will be available for purchase. General admission to the event is $30. VIP tickets are $99, which includes the VIP ticket to the Women in Wrestling Fan Expo.
This fun filled day will take place at the Coastline Convention Center at 501 Nutt St in Wilmington, North Carolina. Tickets and more information available at: http://www.MastersofRingEntertainment.com and at Yellow Dog Discs at 351 S College Rd #1 in Wilmington, NC.
“We are excited about Lasting Legacy: A Tribute to Women in Wrestling as it’s a great way to honor the women of professional wrestling,” said Bambi Weavil, Co-Founder of Masters of Ring Entertainment. “We are excited for fans from around the country to come meet the ladies during the Women in Wrestling Fan Expo during the day, enjoy a all-women wrestling show and more!”