The Detroit Lions hope you’ll celebrate with them as they welcome their first round pick of the NFL Draft – Defensive Tackle Nick Fairley. Today, you’re invited to the Hard Rock Cafe for a free Draft Party as the Lions anticipate round two.
The Draft Party will be held from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.
The NFL will kick off round two of the Draft at 6:00 p.m., and you will have a chance to celebrate while welcoming the Nick Fairley.
Admission to the draft event is FREE to the public, and no ticket is required.
Parking will be available in the Compuware garage and is also FREE for Hard Rock Cafe guests.
The Lions plan to bring Nick Fairley to Detroit Friday and introduce him to the fans (pending flight schedule/availability).
Fans at the Hard Rock can also watch the Lions make their second round selection.
As it stands, Detroit holds the 12th selection in the second round and is expected to be on the clock sometime between 7-7:30 p.m. ET.
In addition, the Lions draft party will feature several special giveaways to lucky fans every 30 minutes throughout the event. Those items include the following:
* Two suite tickets to the Lions’ Monday Night Football Game against the Chicago Bears on October 10
* DT Ndamukong Suh replica jersey
* WR Calvin Johnson replica jersey
* Framed Ford Field panorama photo (13.5″ X 40″)
* Team apparel, including: sideline team jacket, sideline team sweatshirt, 2011 Draft
Hat/Polo Combo and Lions leather watch (men’s)