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Paducah Bluegrass Bash – All About Kentucky is April 22

Hosted by Charity League of Paducah. All proceeds benefit Easter Seals West Kentucky.
Saturday, April, 22, 2017 ~  6:00 p.m.
Paducah Convention Center, 1 Executive Blvd., Paducah, KY

Enjoy a casual evening of southern-style fun, featuring live bluegrass music, signature Kentucky foods and spirits, a bourbon tasting with the Paducah Bourbon Society and Wagner Wine & Spirits, and Kentucky-themed silent and live auction items. The highlight piece of the live auction is a custom Tim Jaeger horse painting, “Lucky Maiden,” created especially for this event. It will be a celebration of everything that makes Kentucky a great place to live!

Guests can satisfy their southern food cravings with gourmet samples from popular restaurants and caterers throughout the region. Some items on the menu include: burgoo, hot browns, fried chicken, and BBQ. Delicious drinks will also be available, including Ale 8, sweet tea, beer, wine, and, of course, bourbon.

Food vendors include: 718BrewCafe, Fresh Foodies, Gulf Coast Connection, Paducah Olive Oil Company, Popeye’s, Q Krew, Soiree’s, Texas Roadhouse, The Catering Company, The Lakes of Paducah, Twinkling Star, Walker Hall, and WKCTCS Culinary Arts.

General admission tickets are $35 in advance or $40 at the door. Reserved tables of 8 are $400. For more information or to purchase tickets, email leighann.ballegeer@gmail.com.

Save The Massac Porkburger Lunch is April 19

Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Save the Massac Porkburger Lunch

11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
in front of the Massac Theatre
119 W. 5th St., Metropolis

Dinner will include a porkburger sandwich, potato chips, homemade dessert and drink.  All for only $7.

You can eat there, get it to go, or they will deliver it to you. For delivery, please place your order by Tuesday, April 18 by calling 618-524-7986.

So many exciting things are happening with the Massac Theatre and you can be a part of it. Help bring Massac Theatre movie memories back to life.

Project Hope Annual Chow Down for Hounds Dinner is March 18

Saturday, March 18, 2017
6 p.m. 
Metropolis Community Center, 900 W. 10th St., Metropolis

This is the 2nd Annual Chow Down for Hounds Dinner, Dance and Silent Auction to benefit Project Hope Humane Society. Doors open at 6 p.m. with dinner and dancing to immediately follow. There will be lots of great auction items up for bids as well.

Dinner will feature a pulled pork barbecue plate with a variety of sides, desserts and drinks all included in ticket price.

Night Moves Dance Club from Paducah will be providing the music and teaching some dances. It will be a fun night of dining, dancing and a silent auction.

Tickets are now available for pre-purchase for $15 per person or 2 for $25. Tickets will also be available at the door.

Email us at info@projecthopehumanesociety.org to pre-purchase or reserve your tickets.  Tickets will also be available at Project Hope in Metropolis, at 1698 W. 10th Street.

Kiwanis-Rotary Scholarship Spaghetti Supper is March 4

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Saturday, March 4
Kiwanis-Rotary Annual Scholarship Spaghetti Supper

4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Massac Junior High School, 3028 Old Marion Rd., Metropolis

Tickets for the all-you-can eat supper are $8 for adults and $4 for children ages 2 through 10.

Take-outs will be available. Business showcase raffle also available.

Tickets will can be purchased from Metropolis Kiwanis and Metropolis Rotary members.

For information, contact Areia Hathcock at 270-210-1854 or ahathcock@metropolisplanet.com, or Bob Wessell at 270-217-2925 or bobwesselmail@gmail.com. Website

United Way Trivia Night is March 3

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Friday, March 3, 2017
United Way Trivia Night
6:30 p.m.  Registration
7:00 p.m. Game starts
Fat Edd’s (upstairs), 323 Ferry St., Metropolis
Up to 8 players per team. Cost is $20 per person and $5 for spectators. To pre-register your team, contact Caroline Jones at 618-524-8100 or Candy Ginger at 618-524-2162. Proceeds benefit the Massac County United Way.