Massac County Relay for Life is June 6

Relay for Life imageSaturday, June 6, 2015
Relay for Life – Finish the Fight
Noon – 10 p.m.
Massac County High School, 2841 Old Marion Rd., Metropolis

American Cancer Society Relay For Life is an event that brings the community together in the fight against cancer to celebrate the lives of those who have cancer, remember those lost to the disease, and fight back against a disease that takes too much. The family-friendly event is open to everyone. The event ends with the luminary ceremony. For information, visit website or Facebook, or call 618-998-9258.

[Postponed from May 30 due to forecasted thunderstorms]

Schedule of events:

Emcee: Trent Okerson

Accounting Hours: 2-8 p.m. – closed during all ceremonies

  • 11:00 a.m. Registration begins
  • 12 p.m. Opening Ceremony
    National Anthem: Rachael Leek
    Presenting of the Colors: Boy Scouts
    Survivor Lap, Caregiver Lap, Team Lap
  • 1:00 p.m. Kid games
  • 1:30 p.m. Mission Power Hour
  • 2:00 p.m. Kid games
  • 2:30 p.m. Kid games
  • 3:00 p.m. Jesse Hall
  • 3:45 p.m. Kid games
  • 4:00 p.m. The Soul Bandits
  • 5:30 p.m. Kid games
  • 5:45 p.m. Zerdalli Bellydance Troupe of Paducah
  • 6:15 p.m. Kid games
  • 6:30 p.m. Zerdalli Bellydance Troupe of Paducah continued
  • 7:00 p.m. Survivor Ceremony – Survivor Speaker Clyde Wills
    Survivor Lap, Caregiver Lap
  • 7:15 p.m. The Melungeons
  • 8:00 p.m. Luminaria Sales Close
    Accounting Closes
  • 9:00 p.m. Luminaria Ceremony
    Silent Lap
  • 9:45 p.m. Closing Ceremony
  • 10:00 p.m. Clean Up