American Cancer Society to celebrate 10th Anniversary of Indian River Citrus Gala & Cattle Barons’ Ball

VERO BEACH — The American Cancer Society is “Stepping Up to Celebrate” the 10th Anniversary of the Indian River Citrus Gala and Cattle Barons’ Ball with a special Stetsons and Stilettos themed event, March 6 at the hangar of Paris Air Inc.

Bobbie and the Blisters will have you up on the dance floor at this always popular event or you can rest your stilettos for a while and dine on an outstanding Bono’s BBQ buffet.  Try your luck at the Cattlemen’s Gaming Tables, including Blackjack, Texas Hold ’em and Craps, or show off your ring-tossing abilities at the wine toss.  Artist Ruth Ann Holt, famous for her fabulous TurtleTrax mermaid turtles, has rustled up some of her fellow artists to decorate some 12″ high ceramic western styled boots.  These unique 10th anniversary boots will be auctioned off at the event and there will also be plenty of silent auction items to bid on.  Tickets are $200 per person.  A Dry Gulch Saloon open bar is provided complements of Norris & Company Real Estate and Vero Insurance Inc.

Sponsors include George E. Warren Corp., the Bernard A. Egan Foundation, Inc., Richard & Lillian Becker Foundation by  Barbara Hurley and Becker Holding Corporation, Greene River Marketing and  Greene Groves and Ranch, Ltd., Drs. Michaela Scott,  Frederick Weeks & William McGarry, Rosato Plastic Surgery Center, J & P Five Oaks Properties Company, Inc, Jean-Jacques and Cathy Gilet, Robin and Brenda Lloyd.  Special thanks to Paris Air, Inc for hosting this great event!

Citrus Gala and Cattle Barons’ Ball is aiming to “Give Cancer the Boot!”  Proceeds from the event support the mission of the American Cancer Society in the fight against cancer through research, education, advocacy and service.  Call (772) 562-2272 ext. 115.

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