This year, the annual ESPY Awards 2017 will be held at the Microsoft Theatre at LA Live on July 12. Tickets for this exciting event honoring the best in sports are now on sale.
The ESPY Award show stands for Excellence in Sports Performance Yearly Award. This annual accolade event is presented by ABC and recognizes both individual as well as excellent team athletic achievements. The award show also recognizes other sports-related performances that may have occurred. Essentially, the ESPY awards goes further than just celebrating football or basketball, instead they celebrate a wide range of sports and athletes. If you’re a sports fan, this is the event for you.
At the ESPY Awards, not only can you rub elbow with sport legends such as retired basketball star Shaquille O’Neal, professional football quarterback Aaron Rodgers and Andrew Luck, and championship golfers Rory McIlroy and Phil Mickelson you can also see famous celebrities as well! Stars such as Mila Kunis, Justin Timberlake, Jake Gyllenhaal and Halle Berry have all attended the ESPY Awards among others. While you’re here, you can get autographs and even take pictures with some of your favorite athletes and celebrities.
Some of the awards that will be presented at the ESPY Awards include Best Female Athlete ESPY Award, Best Male Athlete ESPY Award, Best Breakthrough Athlete ESPY Award, Best Coach/Manager ESPY Award, Best female College Athlete ESPY Award, Best Male College Athlete ESPY Award, Best Female Athlete with a Disability ESPY Award, Best Male Athlete with a Disability ESPY Award and many more. There is even the ARthur Ashe Courage award, an award presented to the sports related team or individual that has made the most significant or compelling humanitarian contribution in a given year.