Dust off your cowboy boots, dig out your denim and get ready for blues and barbecue at this year’s Blue Jean Ball, beginning at 6 p.m. Sept. 20 at Risner Stables in West Plains. Tickets are now on sale and sponsorships are available for the Sixth Annual Blue Jean Ball, sponsored by the Ozarks Medical Center Foundation
About the Blue Jean Ball:
Join us for an evening of dancing, delicious barbecue, entertainment, and much more at the OMC Foundation’s signature event. Each year, this event gets bigger and better and you won’t want to miss the fun at the Sixth Annual Blue Jean Ball.
All proceeds go to support the delivery of quality health care at OMC. In 2013, more than 650 people attended the Blue Jean Ball, raising a total of $67,000 for local health care.
Tickets & Sponsorships
Individual tickets for the event are $50 and may be purchased at the OMC Foundation at No. 12 Parkway Center or at the OMC Public Relations Department at No. 16 Parkway Shopping Center. The admission ticket includes food, drinks and entertainment. Sponsorships, which include benefits such as reserved seating in the “Sheriff’s Tent,” are also available.
In keeping with this year’s blues and barbecue theme, headlining the evening’s entertainment is blues band, the Mojo Kings. This local group of seasoned musicians plays a wide range of music that includes blues, classic rock, soul and a little bit of new country meaning the Mojo Kings will have something for everyone. The group’s members include Nathan Ogden, guitar and vocals; Joe Casper, guitar and vocals; Craig Bennett, bass and vocals; Richard Ingalls, piano and keys; and Paul Rideout, drums and vocals.
One lucky winner will take home a real diamond, courtesy of Carter’s Jewel Chest in Mountain Home, Arkansas. Guests will have the chance to purchase tickets to take part in the contest at the event.
There will be a silent auction that includes electronics, vacations and trips, home goods and much more.
For more information on tickets or sponsorships contact the OMC Foundation at 417-853-5200.