Tyler, TX (KETK) — On Saturday, April 27, you can dance till you drop and raise funds needed for research into lung disease, cancer and heart disease at “Rock & Research,” on the grounds of UT Health Northeast, at the corner of U.S. 271 and Texas 155.
Beginning at 6:30 p.m., dance to live rock ’n’ roll by Take 2 Classic Rock Band. Dine on Heavy Metal Munchies and other fun finger foods prepared by Chef Cole Croghan of Morrison Management Specialists. Designer coffees and fruit drinks from Latte Da Espresso Catering will add to your pleasure. A beer and wine cash bar also will be available.
Great items, including a Windows 8 smartphone donated by Verizon, will be available through a chance drawing. Everyone will be eligible to win fun door prizes.
Tickets are $50 each and advance purchase is recommended. The casual dress fundraiser will be held outside on the UT Health Northeast grounds, with proceeds going to support biomedical research.
To purchase tickets, contact Wendy Frizzell at (903) 877-5805. More information about the event can be found at www.rockandresearch.com .