Seminole Casino Coconut Creek

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Lisa Niemi Swayze to Make Special Appearance

At ‘Coco For A Cure’ Art & Fashion Celebration

COCONUT CREEK, Fla. (November 8, 2017) – Lisa Niemi Swayze, who is the Chief Ambassador of Hope for the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network®, will make a special appearance at the “Coco For A Cure” Art & Fashion Celebration at Seminole Casino Coconut Creek on Thursday, November 16.

A film industry veteran, Niemi Swayze recently completed a book titled “Worth Fighting For,” which chronicles her last months with husband/actor, Patrick Swayze, as he battled pancreatic cancer.

A New York Times Best Seller and international best seller, the book has been described as an emotionally honest and unflinching depiction of battling illness and loss, as well as a life-affirming exploration of the power of the human spirit.

Niemi Swayze’s role with the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network® includes helping raise awareness and research funding for a disease the American Cancer Society estimates will affect 53,670 people in 2017.

The “Coco For a Cure” Art & Fashion Celebration will be held on World Pancreatic Cancer Day from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. in Legends Lounge. Hosted by Captain Lee Rosbach from Bravo TV’s Below Deck, attendees can enjoy an evening of fine art from Blackburn Galleries, fashion by Bloomingdales®, NYY Steak signature bites, live entertainment, giveaways and more. Tickets are $125 per person and can be purchased by calling Customer Care at 954-585-5379. All proceeds will benefit the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network®.

In supporting the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network® during Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month in November, Seminole Casino Coconut Creek is helping raise awareness and funds for the fight against pancreatic cancer via different initiatives such as the sale of logoed items, food and beverage programs and purple-themed décor throughout the property.

Additionally, throughout the month, team members will be wearing purple Pancreatic Cancer Awareness wristbands, ribbons and pins.

Beyond its on-site efforts, Seminole Casino Coconut Creek team members will also participate in the PURPLESTRIDE® Broward-Palm Beach 2017 Walk (PurpleStride) on Sunday, November 19, presented by the Memorial Cancer Institute.

Founded in 1999, the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network® is dedicated to fighting the world’s toughest cancer. Its urgent mission is to save lives and attack pancreatic cancer on all fronts: research, clinical initiatives, patient services and advocacy. The organization’s effort is amplified by a nationwide network of grassroots support. It is determined to improve patient outcomes today and to double survival by 2020.

About Seminole Casino Coconut Creek 

Seminole Casino Coconut Creek offers the market’s most fully-integrated, energized, stylish and upscale local’s casino experience featuring over 2,000 Las Vegas-style slots and over 70 live table games such as blackjack, baccarat and poker. Under its roof, the casino has the region’s most sought-after steakhouse, NYY Steak, as well as Sorrisi Italian restaurant and the New York-style 1st Street Deli. Guests can entertain with live music and listen to tunes from the region’s top DJs at Legends Lounge, Nectar and Sunset Grill. The Pavilion, a 1,200-seat capacity entertainment venue, has been a home to acts like Tony Orlando, Frank Sinatra Jr., Joan Collins and many more. Open 24/7, 365 days a year, Seminole Casino Coconut Creek is located at the corner of U.S. 441 (State Road 7) and Sample Road at 5550 NW 40 Street in Coconut Creek, Fla. For more information, call 954.977.6700 or visit us online at Like us on Facebook at, follow us on Twitter @SemCasinoCoCo and Instagram @seminolecasinococonutcreek, and subscribe to our YouTube channel at


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