WWE’s developmental league, NXT, has announced that Friday’s live event in West Palm Beach, Florida, will take place as scheduled despite a potential hurricane in the area. The following press release was issued Thursday:
NXT IN WEST PALM BEACH STILL SCHEDULED AS PLANNED
West Palm Beach, Fl, October 25, 2012
With Hurricane Sandy in the Atlantic Ocean and a careful examination of the storm’s projected path, WWE NXT officials have concluded that the weather conditions will not be significant enough to cancel Friday Night’s scheduled show.
NXT will debut in West Palm Beach, FL tomorrow night, Friday, October 26th. The show will be highlighted with a special guest appearance from WWE Superstar, Alberto Del Rio who will sign autographs for fans prior to the start of the event. Alberto Del Rio has been featured as a prominent performer on WWE’s Flagship programs-Monday Night Raw and Friday Night Smackdown. The 6’5 239lbs competitor is a 2nd Generation Mexican born athlete who’s father- Dos Caras also maintained a successful thirty year career of his own. Del Rio’s crowning achievement came in 2011 by becoming the first ever Mexican born WWE Champion. He has held the title on two different occasions.
Del Rio’s appearance is in conjunction with the WWE NXT Live Tour which takes place at the West Palm Beach Armory in West Palm Beach, FL with a 7:30pm bell time. VIP Ticket Holders will receive access to the autograph session featuring Alberto Del Rio at 6pm while all other ticket levels will receive access at 6:30pm. Eight big matches are slated for the card which will also see NXT Diva action. NXT is the official developmental system for the future stars of WWE. Tickets range from $10 to $35 and will be available at the West Palm Beach Armory ( 3193 Gun Road, West Palm Beach, Fl 33406) and online at NXTWrestling.com.
Tickets range from $10 to $35 and will be available at the West Palm Beach online at NXTWrestling.com and participating Buddy’s Home Furnishings locations. The West Palm Beach Armory is conveniently located at 3193 Gun Road, West Palm Beach, Fl 33406.