Headliners Announced For Annual Chris Evert/Raymond James Pro-Celebrity Tennis Classic

by Holly Gambrell Jul 18, 2018 12:22 PM

Jon Lovitz, Martina Navratilova, Chrissie Evert, Timothy Olyphant and Carson Kressley

The 2018 Chris Evert/Raymond James Pro-Celebrity Tennis Classic returns to the Delray Beach Tennis Center from Nov. 9 to 11, and this year is packed with some of your favorite stars.

Money raised from the event will be distributed to programs funded through the Ounce of Prevention Fund of Florida and the Drug Abuse Foundation of Palm Beach County.

Celebrities set to play include Chris Noth (Mr. Big from “Sex and the City) and January Jones, who are both making debut appearances at this year’s event. 

Seal, Carson Kressley, Jon Lovitz, David Cook, Timothy Olyphant, Shawn Hatosy, Tate Donovan and Jamie McShane will also be participating.

The tournament pairs celebrities and tennis pros for two days of tennis, held at the Delray Beach Tennis Center on Nov. 10 and 11. 

Jon Lovitz, Lisa Leslie and Carson Kressley

Tennis pros set to play alongside Evert include International Hall of Fame member Martina Navratilova, and former French Open doubles champion Luke Jensen. 

The tennis classic will kick off on Nov. 9 at the Boca Raton Resort and Club with an exclusive morning pro-am and evening cocktail party. The weekend will also include the Saturday evening celebrity gala on Nov. 10, also held at the Boca Raton Resort and Club.

Tickets for this year’s event are now on sale, ranging in price from $20 to $900. Get an early-bird special (20 percent off) for general admission and reserved seats now through Aug. 31 by visiting chrisevert.org/tickets, or by calling 561.394.2400.

Delray Beach Tennis Center, 201 W. Atlantic Ave., Delray Beach; 561.243.7360; delraytennis.com

Boca Raton Resort and Club, 501 E. Camino Real, Boca Raton; 561.447.3000; bocaresort.com

Photos courtesy of Camerawork, USA

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