Tickets still available for Bingo for Babies event

STAFF REPORT

The ninth annual Bingo for Babies will occur on Thursday, March 12. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and the games begin at 6 p.m.  Over 200 guests will pack the Knights of Columbus Hall in Gonzales for this very popular event so be sure to get your tickets early.

Ten games of bingo and a jambalaya dinner provided by the Jambalaya Festival Association are included in the ticket price. Drinks and dessert will be available for a small donation. “Rocking Babies” is this year’s theme for the annual T-Shirt contest. Register your team to participate by calling Genevieve Pearson today at 225-249-5082. The night concludes with a black out game, and the winner will take home a flat screen TV courtesy of EATEL.

Tickets are $15 per person, over 21 only, and can be purchased at City Hall, online at marchofdimes.org/Louisiana/events/events.html or by calling 225-249-5082. All proceeds benefit the March of Dimes, whose mission is to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality.