Join BR survivors for Stand Up to Cancer viewing party at Perkins Rowe
POSTED: Friday, August 29, 2014 - 3:05pm
UPDATED: Friday, August 29, 2014 - 5:06pm
BATON ROUGE, LA (ACS) — To help finish the fight against cancer and support the groundbreaking grassroots movement Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), American Cancer Society of Baton Rouge Relay For Life and other event volunteers will host a viewing party for the primetime special at Perkins Rowe Shopping Center Town Square Friday, September 5, 2014 at 6:00 pm.
The event is open to the public and all are welcome. There will a live dj, photo booth fun, and also a chance to bid on exclusive silent auction items, win door prizes, and more.
Light refreshments will be served to attendees, compliments of restaurants around Perkins Rowe. Guests are asked not to bring outside food and beverages to the event.
The viewing area will have some seating available, but guests are encouraged to bring picnic blankets and/or lawn chairs to watch the broadcast.
Following the broadcast, a Luminaria Ceremony will be held to remember and honor those that have been lost or are battling cancer. Luminaria bags may be purchased at the event.
The hour-long telecast will highlight the work of Stand Up To Cancer’s Dream Teams of cancer researchers, and acknowledge SU2C’s corporate supporters and non-profit collaborators, including the American Cancer Society. The televised event will also feature celebrity ambassadors and exciting musical performances.
For more information, visit http://standup2finishthefight.org