Please mark your calendar and plan to join us Friday, September 6, 2013, from 7-10 p.m. at the 6th Annual Moonlight & Magnolias signature Dancing with the Stars-themed fundraiser presented by Beau Rivage Resort and Casino to benefit the American Red Cross South Mississippi Chapter.
“This event is a wonderful way to support our local Red Cross while enjoying an evening of food, fun and entertainment at the beautiful Beau Rivage,” said event chairperson Andi Oustalet, a dancing alumnus from last year. “This year promises to be even more spectacular than last.”
One highlight of the evening will be entertainment by this year’s coast celebrity dancers: Emily Burke, Biloxi Regional Medical Center; John Carter, Island View Casino Resort; Christen Duhé, Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College; Edmond Hughes, Ingalls Shipbuilding; and Butch Oustalet, Butch Oustalet Autoplex. Click HERE to view the celebrity dancer bios. Tim Allen and Julie Pagano, professional dancers from Mississippi Ballroom Dance Clubs, will accompany the coastal celebs, who have already begun weekly rehearsals.
Another evening highlight will be recognition of John McFarland as the South Mississippi Chapter’s Humanitarian of the Year.
General admission tickets are $100. To purchase tickets, call (228) 896-4511 or visit any of the Red Cross offices along the coast.
Last season’s dancers, Christina Carter, Kenneth Jones, Andi Oustalet, Dorothy Shaw, Romy Simpson, and David Staehling will serve as judges for the evening. Mississippi’s First Lady Deborah Bryant will serve as honorary chairperson and guest judge. Carrie Duncan from WLOX will emcee and musical entertainment will be provided by Cool Rayz.
All proceeds support the American Red Cross South Mississippi Chapter which serves Covington, Forrest, George, Greene, Hancock, Harrison, Jackson, Jefferson Davis, Lamar, Marion, Pearl River, Perry, and Stone Counties.
Please click HERE to view our sponsors!