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Asheville Affiliates Host Fundraiser at Highland Brewing Company

ASHEVILLE, NC – The Asheville Affiliates present their second fundraising event of 2010 – 3 B’s For Boobs Festival to benefit Beauty Through Cancer. Join the fun on Thursday, May 27th from 6:30-9:30pm at the Highland Brewing Company. Highland has a great event space at their working brewery! Carpooling is encouraged because parking is expected to fill up fast.

You can RSVP to [email protected] but you are encouraged to buy tickets in advance – this event is limited to 500 people and we expect it will sell out. Tickets are available to purchase at Beauty through Cancer, Highland Brewing Company, via phone at 828.252.8558 or at www.beautythroughcancer.org

As always, wine, beer, food and great entertainment are all included in your ticket price of $25 in advance or $30 at the door. Please remember to bring cash or check for the silent auction and raffle. You must bring a valid ID in order to drink beer and wine.

Local beer will be provided by Highland Brewing Company and Catawba Valley Brewing Company. Turning Leaf wine and beverages from the Green Sage Coffeehouse will be served. Great BBQ and food will be provided by Luella’s Barbque, Okie Dokies Smokehouse, Chef Mo’s Restaurant & Bar, Crooked Condiments and Ultimate Ice Cream.

Micha Fishman of the Trainwreks and board member of the Asheville Affiliates, has put together a great collection of local music talent who have donated preformances for our event. Live music from Underhill Rose, The Honeycutters, The Trainwreks with guest artists Dave Demelik, Robert Greer of Town Mountian and Graham Sharpe of Steep Canyon Rangers joining in. We are also excited to have Josh Michael from Star 104.3 with a live remote during the festivities.

Special thanks to event sponsors Highland Brewing Company, ImageSmith, Star 104.3, Jen Lepkowski Photography, Allison-Evans.com, Catawba Valley Brewing Company, Luella’s Barbque, Chef Mo’s Restaurant & Bar, Okie Dokies Smokehouse, Crooked Condiments, Turning Leaf Wine, WNCW 88.7, [email protected] 103.5, Castell Photography, Ultimate Ice Cream, Green Sage, and Sheville.org.

All proceeds from this event benefit Beauty Through Cancer who provides programs for women battling cancer all over WNC. Their mission is to offer support for female cancer patients and survivors with an emphasis on beauty, strength and confidence. They offer a very unique service to restore and complete breast reconstruction through areola pigmetation, a specialized tattoo procedure.

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