Whalers host Spooktacular dance

Ballenas football club to benefit from costumed night of comedy, music Oct 24 in Coombs

The Ballenas Whalers Football Support Society will shuck football uniforms in favour of Halloween costumes for one night as it hosts a Spooktacular Comedy and Dance night Saturday, Oct. 24, beginning at 7 p.m. at the Arrowsmith Activity Building on the Coombs Fairgrounds.

The 19+ event will feature comedians from 7:30-8:30 p.m., followed by a dance with music from Odyssey Sound. Food will be available for purchase from AJ’s Island Grill, and prizes will be awarded for the best costumes of the evening.

Proceeds from the evening will go to support the Whalers football program.

Tickets are $25 each, available in advance from Shades of Green, 117 Craig St., and Oceanside Kitchen and Bath, 160 Corfield St., both in Parksville. For more info, contact Paula Sudlow at 250-248-5825 or rayandpaula@shaw.ca.

— Submitted by Whalers football

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