17th annual 'Celebrity Bartending Night' fundraiser at Brickyard Pub & B.B.Q.by jmaloni
Proceeds to benefit individuals with developmental disabilities
Opportunities Unlimited of Niagara's 17th annual "Celebrity Bartending Night" is set for Thursday, Aug. 21, from 5-9 p.m. at The Brickyard Pub & B.B.Q., 432 Center St., Lewiston The event will benefit more than 600 individuals the agency serves with intellectual and other developmental disabilities.
This year's event sponsors include Mr. and Mrs. C. Anthony Frieri, Capital Management Group, DuBois Physical Therapy, National Maintenance Contracting Corp., the Town of Niagara Professional Business Association, Strenkoski Brothers Construction, The Granite Shop and LocalEdge.
On hand to serve up beverages as celebrity bartenders are former Buffalo Sabres star Andrew Peters; WGRZ-TV's Kevin LoVullo, host of "Spiel the Wine; WGRZ Channel 2 Sports Director Adam Benigni; First Niagara Bank's Annette Tomlin; KeyBank's Chris Woods; Niagara Tourism and Convention Corps.' John Percy; and DuBois Physical Therapy's Marc Mazur.
Tickets are $10 and can be purchased online at www.opportunitiesunlimited.org, or at the door the day of the event. Price includes admission, entertainment and buffet. There will also be a basket auction and other special drawings attendees can participate in during the evening
Opportunities Unlimited of Niagara is dedicated to maximizing the quality of life for people of all ages with intellectual and other developmental disabilities. OUN provides the resources for them to reach their greatest potential, achieve their goals, learn to live independent lives, and become active participants in their communities.
For additional information or to donate an item for a basket, call 716-297-6400, ext. 335, or email [email protected].