| 04/8/2014 11:46 AM
(Augusta, GA)— Paine College, in partnership with BET Centric, will host the “Purple On The Green” Day Party on Saturday, April 12, 2014 from 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm. The entire CSRA community and visitors to Augusta are invited to this event. This festive event will be held at the Paine College HEAL Complex located at 1255 Druid Park Avenue. Proceeds from “Purple On The Green” ticket sales will go toward providing scholarships for students.
Local celebrities Kimberely Scott of WJBF and Cher Best of 96.3 Kiss FM will host the event. Guests will enjoy live music from popular 1970s funk band Brick, Quiet Storm featuring TuTu D’Vyne, and DJ Greg Nyce.
“Paine College is committed to providing activities that celebrate the heritage of the Augusta community,” said Senior Vice-President for Institutional Advancement, Brandon Brown. “We are honored to present entertainment to our community and to those visiting Augusta for the tournament. Events like this help us raise scholarship dollars for our students. We invite the community to come and party for a purpose on April 12th.”
The public is invited and may purchase tickets from Pyramid Bookstore and from Paine College by calling (706) 821-8233. Purple On The Green tickets start at $20 for general admission with a cash bar and $50 for entry to the Minnesota Fattz VIP Lounge. VIP ticket holders will receive complimentary beverages and hors d'oeuvres. Bar 544 will provide all refreshments.
For more information on Paine College, please visit: www.paine.edu, or contact the Office of Communications & Marketing at (706) 396-7591 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.