Various News: Update on ECW Arena, First Talents For National Pro Wrestling Day, More
Posted by Joseph Lee on 10.03.2013
When will the arena re-open?
- There has been a large amount of construction work on the former ECW Arena in Philadelphia. The plan was to re-open the venue this month, but now it seems it will be closer to January. The venue being closed seriously damaged the independent scene in the city.
- Lou D'Angeli will speak on October 26 at the Life is Beautiful Festival. He will talk about his time for the original ECW on the "Passion before Paycheck" panel. D'Angeli is now a top executive for Cirque Du Soliel. You can get more details on the festival here.
- Maria Kanellis and Mike Bennett are the first names announced for the February 2014 National Pro Wrestling Day events.
- There will be a bus trip to the November 9 House of Hardcore 3 event in Poughkeepsie, New York from Queens and Manhattam. It will cost $85 and includes a ticket to the event, a pre-show Q&A and early admission. You can get details here.