Dancing with the Lee County Stars

NOTICE:  This event has SOLD OUT!!!  We’re sorry, but there are no more tickets available for sale or sponsorships!  Online voting is still available – so please visit the event web site at www.dancingwiththeleecountystars.com to continue to cast your votes for your favorite dancing couple!

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Who will get your vote and
be named the FIRST Lee County Dancing Star?

 

WHAT:  

Dancing with the Lee County Stars

WHEN: 

Friday, August 21st beginning at 6:00 pm

WHERE: 

Dennis A. Wicker Civic Center

HOW IT WORKS:

The dancers collect votes and sell tickets/sponsorships.  All funds raised by each dancer will go towards their vote total.  The couple who raises the most money will be declared the first Lee County Dancing Star!  There will also be an Artistic Winner based on the judges votes!

HOW TO PARTICIPATE:

Visit the event web site at www.dancingwiththeleecountystars.com
Tickets are $50.00 each and include food and entertainment
Vote for your favorite couple – $10.00 each – vote early and often!
Sponsorships are available at three levels:
          Salsa Level – $3,500 – includes 16 tickets and other amenities
          Tango Level – $1,000 – includes 8 tickets and other amenities
          Waltz Level – $400 – includes 8 tickets and other amenities
Tables can also be reserved for groups who purchase 8 tickets together

THE DANCERS:

Bud Hunter and Jan Stewart
Karla Koballa and Wing Man Tam
Dana Slate and Carl Bryan
Cortney McCullough and Billy Liggett
Dana Atkins and Chef Gregg Hamm
Carolyn Schaeffer and Mike Neal
Courtney Smith and Jeff Smith
Scott Schaeffer and Jo Jarrett
Audrey Stone and Bill Stone
David Morse and Toni Davenport
Kenneth Neilson and Paige Cabe
Janel Livingston and Tracy Carter
John Mangum and Ellen Mangum
Joni Pavlik and Dwight Hollingsworth
Matt LaSasso and Katherine Southard (Miss NC 2009)

FEATURING: 

A Taste of Lee County – local specialties from some of the area’s finest chefs, including:

Amy’s Confection Company
Bella Bistro
Cafe 121
Fresh Choice Cafe
Java Cafe Express
Myra’s Kitchen
Smith’s Coffee
Harris Wholesale

SPECIAL ATTRACTIONS and COOL NOTES: 

Special opening performance by Sanford Area Society of Shaggers
Miss NC 2009 will be competing as one of the “Stars”
We have a husband and wife team competing
We have a father and daughter team competing
We have a husband and wife who are competing against each other
Chef Gregg Hamm is pulling double duty – Dancer and Taste of Lee Co
Yes, Wing Man is his real name!!!

WHY: 

Fundraising event for Communities In Schools of Lee County!  CIS is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping kids stay in school and prepare for life.  We depend on the support of the community and local businesses to fund our programs, including Adopt-A-School, BackPack Pals, School Stuff Campaign, the Teacher Resource Room, Lunch Buddies, Lego Robotics, eMentoring, and much more!  As with most non-profits, CIS is struggling to stay alive in the economic down trend.  The proceeds of this event represent over 50% of our annual operating budget.  Your support of Communities In Schools of Lee County will help make a difference in the children of Lee County!

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