Boys & Girls Club of Oxford Launches ‘The Ultimate Dine Out’
Date(s) - 04/22/2013-04/29/2013
OXFORD, MS, APRIL 11, 2013: Ticket sales for the seventh annual Ultimate Dine Out, a fund-raiser for the Boys & Girls Club of the L.O.U. Community, began this week. The Ultimate Dine Out is a package that includes gift certificates to Oxford’s best restaurants. The lucky winner will receive a prize package worth more than $2,000. A second prize of $1,000 in gift certificates and a third prize of $500 in gift certificates will also be awarded.
Boys & Girls Club members, parents, staff and board members are selling tickets through April 29. For a $10 donation, donors receive one ticket; a $100 donation earns 15 tickets. All money derived from the Oxford ticket sales go to the programs of the Barksdale Clubhouse.
“We appreciate the fact that we have had many Oxford restaurants who have participated in the Ultimate Dine Out since its inception in 2006,” stated Jan Robertson, event chair. “Each year, we have had more and more participating restaurants – - allowing us to offer three prize packages in the Oxford drawing for the second year in a row.”
Over 50 civic-minded Lafayette County restaurants agreed to donate gift certificates, most ranging in value from $25 to $100.
Participating restaurants include: Abner’s, Ajax Diner, Applebee’s , The Beacon, Big Bad Breakfast, Blind Pig, Bottletree Bakery, Boure’, Char, Chick-fil-A, City Grocery, The Corner , Emileigh’s, Funky’s, Handy Andy, Holli’s Sweet Tooth , Honey Bee Bakery, IHOP, Irie on the Square, Jimmy John’s, Kabuki, Lamar Lounge, LaPaz, Lenora’s, The Levee, Lindsey’s , Lusa , Maharaja Indian Cuisine. Mama Jo’s, McAlister’s Deli, McEwen’s, McDonald’s, Newk’s, Oby’s, Old Venice Pizza, Oxford University Club, Panini/Oxford Catering, Petra, Phillips Grocery, Proud Larry’s, Ravine, Rice & Spice, Rooster’s, The Round Table , The Sizzler, Snackbar, Sonic, Soulshine Pizza, South Depot Taco Shop, Tacky Shack , Taco Bell, Taqueria El Milagro, Taylor Grocery, Taylor Pub, Tequila’s, Toyo Japanese and Two Stick Sushi Bar.
The drawing will be held live on WTVA on April 30. For more information or to purchase tickets, please call the Clubhouse at 832-0602; or to purchase online, visit www.bgcnms.org.