Fan fun after day on the links
Updated On: May 05 2014 12:09:04 PM EDT
All the action at this week's golf tournament is not on the course. From Wednesday to Saturday at the end of the day on the links, these fun after-hours events that benefit good causes take place at Sawgrass:
Wednesday Lot party: CASY (Corporate America Supports You), 5-10 p.m.
Funds raised from the event will help provide no-cost employment readiness, vocational training, and one-on-one job placement services for National Guard, Reserves, transitioning service members, veterans, military spouses, homeless female veterans, war wounded and caregivers of war wounded. The event will feature live performances from Jason Isbell and Cali Rodi. For more information, visit casy.msccn.org/liveatthelot.
Thursday After Partee hosted by YMCA of Florida’s First Coast, 5:30-10 p.m.
YMCA of Florida’s First Coast will host The After Partee with food, drinks and entertainment. Kimberly Paige, a Ponte Vedra native, will open for Jon Pardi, who has shared the stage with Pat Green, Dierks Bentley and has opened for Luke Bryan’s “Spring Break” tour and Eric Church’s “Blood, Sweat and Beers” tour. Proceeds from the event will enable the YMCA to send children from underserved communities to summer camps across the First Coast to help prevent summer learning loss. To purchase tickets, visit firstcoastymca.org or visit your local First Coast YMCA.
Friday: The Cut - hosted by the Boselli Foundation, 6-11 p.m.
The Boselli Foundation will host the fourth-annual THE CUT with delicious food, drinks and live entertainment by The Band Be Easy. Founded by former All Pro Jaguars player Tony Boselli, the Boselli Foundation provides educational and character development programs to at-risk children in Jacksonville. From after-school programs to cultural enrichment activities to summer camp, the Boselli Foundation helps deserving children become champions at home, at school and in the community. For more information, visit thelotattpc.com.
Saturday - Fancy Pants Party hosted by Blessings in a Backpack, 6-11 p.m.
Blessings in a Backpack will host the Fancy Pants Party with food, drinks and entertainment by Yacht Rock from Atlanta, bringing you the smoothest songs of the 80s. Funds raised from Fancy Pants will go directly to the Duval County chapter of Blessings in a Backpack, which provides children on the federal free and reduced lunch program a backpack full of food each weekend during the school year so they are assured nourishment when they're not in class. Visit fancypantspartyjax.com for more information.
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