Foxborough, Mass. - The New England Patriots Cheerleaders are inviting fans to join them from May 27-June 3, 2020, for VIP Fan Appreciation Week in the Caribbean. East Bay Resort, located in the renowned Turks and Caicos Islands, will be the host property for multiple fan events, including tailgate parties, meet and greets, autograph tailgate parties and more. East Bay will also serve as the shooting locale and backdrop for the Patriots Cheerleaders 2020/2021 16-month fitness calendar shoot during the week.
"With its white-sand beaches and incredible diving and snorkeling hotspots, East Bay Resort will provide the perfect canvas for this year's shoot," said Tracy Sormanti, Patriots Director of Cheerleading. "This year's festivities and fan engagement opportunities with the cheerleaders are unprecedented."
The week has been dedicated to Patriots fans, who will have the opportunity to attend multiple events and meet all 38 cheerleaders. Headlining events include:
- VIP fan welcome beach BBQ
- Tailgate party and BBQ
- Glow party & limbo competition
- Dance performance
- Beach volleyball: fans vs. cheerleaders
- Sandcastle building competition
- Karaoke nights hosted by cheerleaders
- Photo and autograph session
- Snorkeling with the cheerleaders *additional cost
"I'd like to personally send a warm welcome to New England Patriots Cheerleaders and their fans," said Cherif Benchalal, General Manager of East Bay Resort. "South Caicos is a hidden gem within the renowned Turks and Caicos Islands. Set within a multitude of sandbars and exotic cayes, East Bay will be a stunning backdrop for the swimsuit calendar, Patriots Cheerleaders fans, and guests alike."
To commemorate VIP Week, East Bay is offering Pats fans 40% off of beachfront rooms, as well as free domestic transfers to South Caicos. Seven-night packages start at $1,335 per person. There are only 16 rooms available for fans to reserve on a first-come-first-serve basis. Fans can book online at EastBayResort.com/VIPweek (promo code: VIPweek), or email VIPweek@eastbayresort.com, or call 1-800-858-1413.