Enjoy great music and a great time on Friday, May 17, at 7pm at the Manhattan Arts Center!
The bands playing include:
FUMA, a local alternative-rock 4-piece
The Thundering Cats, a 18-piece big-band
and Alli & Billy, an acoustic duo from Des Moines, Iowa.
The event is a fundraiser for the Garden of H.O.P.E Team, who will be traveling to Kenya, Africa this summer to help construct and sustain a community garden, as well as participate in community improvement.
The event is free of charge, but donations are encouraged and greatly appreciated!
Brenda’s Brigade presents the Brenda Allen Morgan Cancer Benefit Concert. Door’s open at 6:30pm. Show is from 7pm to 12:30am. See top LOCAL bands Waffle Stomp, Starving in Style, Gradivus, Ashes in Vein, Elctrikchair, Fractured Black, What I’ve Become, and The Field Day Jitters. You can hit the bands up on Facebook. Click any band above to get to their pages. They are competing for a prize. The band that sells the most tickets has their choice of four professionally recorded songs from Bullet Ride Productions or $300 cash.
There will be 2 raffles one for a pair of VIP to Jackyl and the other for a pair of VIP ticket’s to a upcoming show of their choice at Rc Mcgraws.
TICKETS WILL ALSO BE AVAILABLE at the door the night of the event.
Other opportunities to purchase tickets will be:
In front of Hastings both Friday July 11th after 4:30pm and Saturday from 11am to 9pm.
Walmart Sunday July 13th and 20th from 11 am to 8pm.
Hy-Vee July 26th and 27th from 11am to 8pm.
The American Red Cross is now facing an Emergency blood shortage. Right now, blood is being distributed to hospitals faster than donations are coming in. All eligible donors are urgently needed to give now to help replenish the blood supply. A Junction City Blood Drive will be held on Thursday, July 19th from 11:30 am to 6:00 pm and Friday July 20th from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm, at the Junction City Municipal Building. Call 1-800-733-2767 or www.redcrossblood.org for an appointment. Walk-in’s Welcome. They especially have a lot of openings on Friday.
Arts in the Park on Friday, July 20th will feature Michael Kent at 8:00 pm at the Larry Norvell Band Shell in City Park. This event is free and open to the public.
Kstate Credit Union presents the 11th Annual Stuff the Bus on Saturday, July 21st from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. Manhattan Broadcasting will have a live remote and Willie the Wildcat will make an appearance. For more information and a list of suggested supplies needed, please visit www.stuffthebusmhk.com.