18/05/2011Palace Resorts Presents Summer With The Stars At Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort June 15 – 19, 2011

Palace Resorts – the company that sets the standard in five-star, all-inclusive resort experiences – invites you to celebrate Summer with the Stars at Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort in Cancun, Mexico, June 15 – 19, 2011.

With an all-access pass for the ultimate all-star weekend, guests kick off their summer in VIP style, participating in a multi-day event full of exciting performances parties, contests and more! Joey Fatone of ‘N Sync and Dancing With the Stars will host Summer with the Stars, welcoming guests to interact with some of the nation’s favorite actors, dancers and American Idol finalists.

Summer with the Stars at Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort begins with an All Star Welcome Reception held Wednesday night, where guests mix and mingle with their favorite celebrities, followed by a Super Hot DJ Party hosted by Blake Lewis, American Idol Season Six Finalist, singer, songwriter and beatboxer. Thursday, June 16, guests can tee off at the Summer with the Stars closest to the pin contest. For an entry fee, participants can attempt to win great prizes and support The Palace Resorts Foundation at the same time. That night, guests bring their best moves to the Step Up and Dance Party, featuring Step-Up 3D Stars Rick Malambri, Alyson Stoner and Sharni Vinson in a high-energy, freestyle performance.

After choosing winners of the daily Pop Star Karaoke Contest, finalists will be selected and compete for a chance to be the opening act of the All Star Jam Friday night. The All Star Jam will be the the ultimate opportunity for guests to experience an up close and personal live concert with the stars, including American Idol Season Two Winner Ruben Studdard!
Vacationers and stars engage in friendly competition at the Sun and Fun Celebrity Beach Tournament Sat., June 18, facing off in activities including relay races, volleyball and sand castle tournaments. Later, guests can join the stars at a poolside farewell dinner, where they can pick up a few final autographs and photos.

Among the other celebrity guests participating in Summer With the Stars are Hannah Montana’s Cody Linley, High School Musical’s Corbin Bleu, American Idol Finalists Chris Richardson, Michael Johns, Mikalah Gordon, Sanjaya Malakar, Aaron Kelly, Tim Urban, Kristy Lee Cook, Anoop Desai, Paris Bennett and Didi Benami.

Throughout the event, guests can also enjoy a Backstage Interactive Lounge and challenge each other during a competitive game of American Idol or Rock Band on Wii, while flashing a smile for the backstage photo opportunity and digital experience.

As part of the Summer with the Stars philanthropic events supporting the Palace Foundation, the celebrities will also visit a local school in Cancun to perform and interact with the children. The Palace Foundation was created as a Palace Resorts initiative to bring hope to the communities of Quintana Roo, Yucatan, Jalisco and Nayarit who are subject to social vulnerabilities. As the Palace Foundation strives to enrich and enhance the lives of the people residing in the Cancun area, Summer with the Stars provides a great platform for stars and guests alike to team up to support the local community.

Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort is located on Cancun’s tranquil south shore, nestled between 123 acres of tropical foliage and secluded white sand beach. This quintessential family resort offers something for everyone, starting with 2,434 luxurious rooms, including waterside and garden view accommodations or golf villa suites. Two of the largest lagoon-style pools in Mexico wind their way along the beach for more than 650 feet and are complemented by two children’s pools, one Golf Club pool, six Jacuzzis and six swim-up bars. Additional on-site adventures range from a water sports marina and sporting activities to a fully equipped fitness center and private Kids Club. The Moon Spa & Golf Club is home to the only Jack Nicklaus Signature golf course in Cancun and one of Palace Resorts’ signature spas, which offers a complete hydrotherapy journey and signature treatments for the body and soul. Travelers enjoy a variety of international delights at 15 restaurants and premium beverages and nightly entertainment at 16 bars and lounges.
To book a Summer with the Stars vacation at Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort or any other Palace Resorts property, please visit www.palaceresorts.com, call (800) 635-1836 or contact your preferred travel professional.

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With 12 oceanfront resorts overlooking sparkling turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea or the tranquil Pacific Ocean, Palace Resorts sets the highest standards for five-star all-inclusive vacations in Cancun, Riviera Maya, Cozumel, Isla Mujeres and Riviera Nayarit in Mexico and Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic. Palace Resorts provides an exceptional experience for travelers, offering luxurious and spacious accommodations accentuated by their signature in-room double Jacuzzi®, nightly entertainment, off-site excursions, the Caribbean’s most extravagant spas and premier Jack Nicklaus signature golf courses. Palace Resorts’ unparalleled level of service and comfort found at each property makes them a leader in providing world-class resort vacations.