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Published in Media Alerts on August 16, 2013 (PDF)

Enchanted Evening Gala benefits children's hospital

Media Contact: Melanie Schade at 601-984-5273 or

WHAT: Friends of Children’s Hospital’s signature event, Enchanted Evening, Presented by BankPlus, benefitting Batson Children’s Hospital will feature live music, fine food and libations, a live art auction and an exciting $5,000 cash raffle giveaway.  Tickets are $100 per person and can be purchased at the door or in advance by calling the Friends office at 601-984-5273.

WHEN: Saturday, August 17, from 7 p.m. until 10:30 p.m.

WHERE: Mississippi Museum of Art, 380 South Lamar Street

WHY: Proceeds from the event will help build a new Children’s Heart Center, a project Friends pledged $2 million towards at last year’s gala.