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Here’s What To Expect At This Year’s Chris Evert/Raymond James Pro-Celebrity Tennis Classic

Here’s What To Expect At This Year’s Chris Evert/Raymond James Pro-Celebrity Tennis Classic

The 2018 Chris Evert/Raymond James Pro-Celebrity Tennis Classic returns to the Delray Beach Tennis Center next month from Nov. 9 to 11, and the weekend is full of celebrities raising money for a good cause.

The Gala

Grammy award-winning jazz-rock band Blood, Sweat & Tears will perform at the 29th annual Chris Evert/Raymond James Pro-Celebrity Gala on Nov. 10 at the Boca Raton Resort & Club.

The black-tie event will begin at 6 p.m., and includes dinner, cocktails, dancing and live and silent auctions. Tickets are $750 per person, and can be purchased at chrisevert.org/tickets.

The Tennis Matches

During the Chris Evert/Raymond James Pro-Celebrity Tennis Classic, tennis pros Chris Evert, John McEnroe, Patrick McEnroe, Martina Navratilova, Luke Jensen, Jesse Levine and Rennae Stubbs will hit the courts. 

The three-day charity event will also include two days of celebrity tennis (Nov. 10 and 11) at the Delray Beach Tennis Center. Celebrities participating this year include Chris Noth, January Jones, Shawn Hatosy, Seal, Jon Lovitz, David Cook, Tate Donovan, Jamie McShane and Carson Kressley.

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

To purchase tickets to the tennis events ($20 to $900), visit chrisevert.org/tickets or call 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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