Dueling Pianos to Benefit Memorial Healthcare Diagnostic Imaging Department
CHEERING on their respective teams is Go Green! Chair Brian Springsdorf (left) and Go Blue! Chair Doug Rowden as the annual Tailgate Party Oct. 15 at the Comstock Inn of Owosso nears. (Courtesy Photo)
Memorial Healthcare Foundation will be holding its annual Go Blue! Go Green! Tailgate Party on Thursday, Oct. 15, at the Comstock Inn and Conference Center, 300 E. Main (M-21), downtown Owosso. All are welcome to attend this annual high-spirited, in-state rivalry event.
“Many exciting activities will be held throughout the evening including spirit merchandise sales, fun raffles and a charity silent auction,” it was noted. Returning this year will be “Dueling Pianos” a fun, spirited show designed to fire up the crowd. Individuals can also show their enthusiasm by purchasing a sign, blinking bracelets or MSU or Michigan candy bars to support their favorite team. Signs and bracelets are $5, candy bars are $3 each or two for $5 and are available at the Memorial Healthcare Foundation Office, located directly inside the Main Entrance of the hospital at 826 W. King Street in Owosso.
This is a fundraising challenge between Michigan State University and University of Michigan fans. All proceeds raised will support the Memorial Healthcare Diagnostic Imaging Department.
Tickets for the event are $20 per person (cash bar) with festivities kicking off at 6:30 pm. Entertainment begins at 7 p.m. Tickets can be purchased by contacting the Foundation, (989) 729-4675 or at the door the evening of the event until capacity is reached.
Go Blue! or Go Green! sponsorships can also be purchased by contacting the Foundation office. Sponsorships are $100 and include two tickets to the event and your name in the program as either a “Go Blue!” or “Go Green!” supporter. Memorial Healthcare Foundation is a not-for-profit corporation governed by an independent board of directors. The Foundation provides continuing financial support for the development and improvement of Memorial Healthcare programs, services, technology and facilities.