Glenmont Applebee’s “Calling” For Sports Fans and Collectors

GLENMONT, NY –Celebrity photos, sports items, and local memorabilia are among dozens of items that customers can bid on at the Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar in Glenmont, NY. Now through Sunday, July 21 at 8 p.m., as the restaurant prepares for its upcoming remodel, items that currently adorn the restaurant’s walls will be up for auction. All proceeds will benefit Make-a-Wish Northeast New York.

“Since we began remodeling our restaurants, we’ve had hundreds of patrons come in and purchase memorabilia that pay homage to their favorite stars and local teams,” said Stephanie Griffin, director of marketing and public relations, T.L. Cannon Companies. “We want to give customers in the Glenmont market an opportunity to join the fun and take advantage of some unique shopping, all while benefitting a deserving organization.”

All bids must be made through the Applebee’s restaurant manager on-duty by 8 p.m. on Sunday, July 21, and items must be paid for in cash at time of pick-up. Customers can pick up purchased items during business hours on Monday, July 22 and Tuesday, July 23.

“The funds raised through this auction will help grant wishes for children in our community,” said William C. Trigg, III, Chief Executive Officer of Make-a-Wish Northeast New York. “There are lots of great items available at the auction and we hope people will bring their friends and family out to enjoy a meal with loved ones and support Make-A-Wish.”

The silent auction will take place at the Applebee’s restaurant located at 291 Route 9W, Glenmont, NY 12077. For more information, please call (518) 426-7651.

The restaurant will be closed on Monday, July 29 and Tuesday, July 30 while the final touches are added to the new look, re-opening at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, July 31. Once complete, the restaurant interior will include customized wall murals that reflect the neighborhood including local schools, sports teams and community organizations. The refreshed restaurant will also feature state-of-the-art flat screen televisions and updated wall coverings and decor. The exterior will feature new awnings, lighting and updated signage.

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T.L. Cannon Companies is the franchisee for Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar in Upstate NY and CT.  It currently owns and operates 60 restaurant locations.