The 30th annual Du Quoin Youth Club Charity Ball and Auction will be a "Boots and Bling" themed event taking place Saturday, March 10, at the Du Quoin State Fair Exhibition Hall.
The event will begin at 5:30 p.m. with hors d’oeuvres, raffles and a silent auction. A buffet dinner will be served from 6 to 7:30 p.m., provided by Cathy Chaney and The Butcher Block, followed by desserts from Kalin’s Café and Marks’ Bakery.
The Live Auction will begin at 8 p.m., featuring items such as travel packages to the Alabama Gulf Shores and Playa del Carmen, scholarships and tuition waivers to JALC, Rend Lake College, and SIUC, as well as a St. Louis casino and limousine package for 10, and a mattress set from McDaniel's Furniture.
This year's host for the event is Keenan Rice, with live entertainment by We Got It Covered, followed by DJ music by Nathan Armstrong. Auctioneers Steve McGriff and Randy Juenger will announce the live auction.
Advance raffle tickets may be purchased at the Youth Club, and you do not have to be present to win the shotgun or 50/50 raffle.
Early table registration is encouraged. For more information or to register, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
— The Southern