WWE announced today that they would be holding a series of panel discussions at Los Angeles’ Nokia Live on SummerSlam weekend. These events will replace the SummerSlam AXXESS events that the company decided to do away with. The panels will last 30-minutes, and tickets will range from $50 up to $200. The $200 tickets included a professional photo-op with the talent and a pre-signed SummerSlam poster.
* Friday August 15th – 7PM: Hulk Hogan
* Saturday August 16th – 10AM: WWE 2K15 video roster reveal featuring John Cena, Hulk Hogan, Sheamus, Cesaro and Roman Reigns
* Saturday August 16th – 7PM: Shawn Michaels & Triple H
* Sunday August 17th – 12PM: Steve Austin
Here is the official press release:
WWE® TO HOLD SUMMERSLAM® PANELS
WITH HULK HOGAN™, JOHN CENA®, D-GENERATION X® AND STONE COLD STEVE AUSTIN®
WWE announced today that the first-ever SummerSlam Panels will take place at Club Nokia in Los Angeles from Friday, August 15 through Sunday, August 17 as part of SummerSlam weekend. Tickets for the all-access fan discussions go on sale this Saturday, July 26 at 10 AM PT through AXS.com.
The panels give the WWE Universe the opportunity to ask questions directly to their favorite WWE Superstars and Hall of Famers including:
Hulk Hogan on Friday, August 15 at 7 PM. The WWE Hall of Famer and pop-culture icon will talk about his legendary career in and out of the ring, as well as his recent return to WWE.
WWE 2K15 Roster Reveal hosted by Stone Cold Steve Austin featuring John Cena, Hulk Hogan, Roman Reigns™, Sheamus® and Cesaro™ on Saturday, August 16 at 10 AM. In addition to speaking about their respective WWE careers, the panelists will reveal the official roster for 2K’s upcoming WWE 2K15 video game, which is available October 28.
D-Generation X, featuring Triple H® and Shawn Michaels® on Saturday, August 16 at 7 PM. One of the most popular and controversial groups in WWE history will address their rebellious exploits and discuss their lasting legacy.
Stone Cold Steve Austin on Sunday, August 17 at 12 Noon. The WWE Hall of Famer will discuss his monumental rise to become one of the biggest stars in WWE history.
Each panel will feature a two hour discussion and Q&A with fans in attendance. VIP experiences will follow. Ticket prices per panel are $50 for lower balcony seating; $100 for floor seating, which includes an exclusive SummerSlam Panels collectible pre-signed poster; and $200 for a VIP experience, which includes priority floor seating, a professional photo with select panel Superstars and an exclusive SummerSlam Panels collectible pre-signed poster. For more information on the SummerSlam Panels, please visit www.SummerSlam.com.