Varsity Theatre and Bag of Donuts partner with KIDD for benefit concert
BATON ROUGE - The USS KIDD Veterans Museum is hosting a
benefit concert at The Varsity Theatre, with special guest Bag of
Donuts, on Sunday, Feb. 28.
"We are thrilled to be partnering with The Varsity
Theatre for the first time and grateful to Bag of Donuts for helping
us raise critical dollars through the ticket sales of this benefit
concert," said USS KIDD Executive Director Alejandra Juan.
Profits from the "Here's Looking at You, KIDD" benefit
concert will help cover unexpected air conditioning repair costs for the
"When KIDD was launched on Feb. 28, 1943, American
citizens on the home front paid for ships like her through war bond
purchases, scrap drives, and rationing," said USS KIDD Ship
Superintendent Tim NesSmith. "By supporting this benefit concert, the
local community has the opportunity to carry on that tradition and help
keep KIDD alive for another generation to enjoy."
All guests must be 18 years old or older with proper
identification to attend any event at The Varsity Theatre. Tickets are
$15.00 in advance and $20.00 on the day of the show.
Tickets are available for purchase at The Chimes Restaurant on Highland Road, over the phone at 866.777.8932 and on-line atwww.varsitytheatre.com.
USS KIDD Veterans Museum
Benefit Concert featuring Bag of Donuts
Sunday, Feb. 28, 3 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
The Varsity Theatre,3353 Highland Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70802
POC for this event is USS KIDD Executive Director Alejandra Juan. She can be reached at: (225) 342-1942 orAJuan@usskidd.com.