Wednesday, October 05, 2011

Sax on The River, this Saturday, October 8th from 4-10pm

The Sax on the River fundraiser for the Karla J Williams Foundation, hosted by Petri Byrd, featuring Tom Braxton and Andre Delano, with special guests Joeseph Tolliver, Omari Williams, Cecil Ramirez, Tessa Evans, and Yarone Levy, is this Saturday, October 8th from 4pm-10pm.

In its 3rd year, the event was created by Trisha Friend to promote awareness of women’s cancers and to give back to a non-profit organization, the Karla J Williams Foundation, an organization that helps female cancer patients and their families. Trisha wanted to share her love of jazz, particularly the saxophone, with all her friends and fellow jazz lovers in the Sacramento area. 

Proceeds to Benefit:
Karla J Williams passed away in 2006, you can click here to read her story in her own words.

Ticket Prices:
$50 per person, $450 for a table of 10,
VIP tables are $850, $1000
To buy tickets, please click here.

Private residence of Barbara Walker and Chuck Kelley: 10215 Garden Hwy, Sacramento, CA 

Schedule of Events:
4-10pm No-Host Bar
4-9pm Silent Auction
5-7pm Elegant Barbecue Dinner including Tri-tip, Chicken, pasta, salads, and bread.
5:30-6:30pm Tessa Evans 

7-10pm Sax on the River featuring Emcee Petri Hawkins (Byrd), Tom Braxton, Andre Delano, Omari Williams, Cecil Ramirez, Joseph Toliver, Yarone Levy, Briana Lee, Tessa Evans with surprise special guests.

For more information, you can visit the Sax on the River website or their Facebook page here.

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