The La Cañada Flintridge Tournament of Roses Assn.'s annual Bingo BBQ will be held at the La Cañada Thursday Club, 4440 Woodleigh Lane, on Saturday, April 26. The event gets underway with a no-host reception at 6 p.m. Tyler Wright, president and chief executive of the YMCA of the Foothills, will serve as emcee.
Tickets, which are $50, include dinner prepared by Los Gringos Locos, one door-prize ticket for numerous prizes and one bingo card for eight games of bingo. Also, opportunity tickets will be sold.
According to Dena Hardin, event chair, proceeds will help fund the construction and decoration of the La Cañada float, "To the Rescue" in the 2015 Rose Parade.
"While local businesses and individuals have been generous, we would be tremendously grateful for more donations," Hardin stated in a news release. "Just call me at (818) 731-4241 or email firstname.lastname@example.org and I'll be happy to arrange for pickup."
All donations are tax-deductible and donors will be recognized in the program.
Reservations are required and should be received by Monday, April 21. Credit card purchases can be made at http://www.lcftra.org. Checks for $50 per person should be made payable to LCFTRA and mailed to Dena Hardin at P.O. Box 253, La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91012.
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