Top Bands at East Coast Shag Classic Raise Funds to Combat Women’s Cancer
Wrightsville Beach, N.C. … Top beach music bands will converge on President’s Day weekend at Wrightsville Beach, Feb 16-18, for the East Coast Shag Classic. The entire weekend of music and dance will provide funds for Women of Hope, a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping women and their families battling cancer.
Entertainment begins on Thursday night, Feb 16, with Jim Quick and the Coastline Band. This special patron’s party is open to the public. On Friday evening, the entertainment continues with The Band of Oz. Saturday’s highlights include The Mark Roberts Band and The Fantastic Shakers.
Shag lessons, line dancing and great music will be provided throughout the weekend.
Wrightsville Beach Mayor, David Cignotti said: “Our oceanfront town is excited to be the location for the inaugural East Coast Shag Classic. Beach music fans will have the opportunity to dance to the best bands in the Carolinas while supporting Women of Hope, a wonderful organization that supports female cancer patients and their families. It is my hope that this event will become an annual Wrightsville Beach tradition!” The Blockade Runner Beach Resort will serve as host hotel.
Women of Hope provides direct financial support, education, support groups, mentoring and outreach for women with cancer and their families.
For reservations and complete information visit www.EastCoastShagClassic.com
Early reservations are recommended for this President’s Day weekend event.
Interviews and details may be obtained from event chair, Penny Millis, 910-297-7688, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
For information on Women of Hope visit www.WomenofHopeNC.org
Host hotel: The Blockade Runner Beach Resort, email@example.com