Hal Jay Humbled by "Roast" Turnout
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It was a full house for the Hal Jay Roast at Billy Bob's Texas, and Hal Jay was truly humbled by the outpouring of love and appreciation. And, funds from the event will benefit the "Refuse to Lose" organization of Cook Children's Hospital.
Celebrities roasted and toasted 25 years of Hal Jay starting at 7:30 with Nolan Ryan, Burton Gilliam, JBL, WBAP Talk Show Hosts, Mark Davis, Dan Potter, Steve Lamb, Sean Hannity and many more. Doors opened at 5pm with a complimentary buffet from The Black Eyed Pea and Los Vaqueros and great prizes.
The Hal Jay Celebrity Roast was presented by Classic Hummer and Sponsored by Liberty Mutual Insurance, Gunnison Crested Butte, St. Josephs Village, Harris Methodist Hospitals, Cavender's Boot City, Willow Bend Dental, Black Eyed Pea, Beringer and Tobacco Lane. Beringer was the official wine of Hal Jay's 25th anniversary roast!
Here are a few scenes from the night's activities. (Photos on this page by WBAP.com)
Hal Jay signs autographs for hundreds of fans.
Attendees visit all through Billy Bob's Texas and enjoy
food from The Black Eyed Pea and Los Vaqueros.
Baseball Superstar Nolan Ryan visits with Pam Minick
from Billy Bob's Texas.
Nolan signs some of the Hal Jay Roast shirts for prizes.
Hal visits with Steve and Nancy Buechele.
WBAP Traffic Reporter Monty Cook (left) and
Sam from Sales.
Monty Cook and Laura Houston roast Hal.
Emcees for the evening were Dan Potter and Steve Lamb.
Hal's Wife Ann, son Josh, daughter-in-law Emery, Nolan Ryan
and Emory's mom and step-dad.