Texas Music for the Love of Children Benefitby
Jan 02, 2013
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Texas -- The Texas Music for the Love of Children Benefit will feature more than 18 Texas music artists and will be hosted on Sunday, January 13 from 12 p.m. to 2 a.m. The benefit will take place at Johnny B. Dalton’s in Conroe. Dalton’s, located at 2017 North Frazier in Conroe (77301), is a family-friendly venue on Sundays, and children are welcome.
Funds raised will help educate and bring awareness to children in Montgomery County schools.
“The event is in memory of the children and teachers of the Newtown, Connecticut school shooting. Originally, we intended on benefiting the victim’s families of Newtown. After contacting a representative, we were told that they appreciated the gesture, and to please continue the efforts by keep it local and educating our students, parents, teachers and community. The proceeds from the benefit will go to the Montgomery County schools to keep them safer and educated. We will raise awareness throughout the event for the families, children, and teachers,” Brenda Paradise said, co-chair for the event.
Responders including police, firefighters and investigation teams will speak to the children and parents regarding safety and awareness at the benefit on one of the two stages inside Dalton’s. Finger printing will take place from 1 – 4 p.m. An auction, 50/50 raffles, prize raffle, food and fun will be available for everyone! The Silent Auction will run from 1 – 5 p.m. All ages are welcome, however, only adults are allowed after 9 p.m.
On Dalton’s second interior stage, Texas music artists include:
Brandon Matthew Band
Casey Royer (The Jobe Wilson Band)
Buddy Costlow & Chamber County Band
And many more
Tickets are $10 each for adults; $5 for students; and children five and younger are admitted free. Tickets are for sale at the doors only. All donations are welcome, and monetary donations can be sent to any branch of the First Bank of Conroe. All proceeds benefit the Montgomery County schools.
The Texas Music for the Love of Children Benefit is in dire need of donations of moonwalks and items of value for the auction and raffle. To make a donation or rent a booth space at the event, call Brenda Paradise at 281-642-7299 or Chell E. West, Co-Chair and President/Event Originator, at 832-713-9546. For more information, visit Facebook.