ALTON — Break out your best tie-dye and black light T-shirts ... cosmic bingo is back in town.
Beginning at 7 p.m. Saturday, May 30, 5As will host its first “Cosmic Bingo” event at Alton VFW Post 1308, located at 4445 Alby St.
“We are really excited to bring this to the area,” Sarah Bolyard of 5As said. “It is the latest trend with fundraising and we are hoping for a great turnout.
“This is extremely important to us; we have a lot of hungry mouths to feed every day and we rely on the community’s help.”
Group tables are available for reservation, eight per table. Cash bar will be available, and guests are welcome to bring their own snacks.
Events include bonus early- and mid-bird games, 50/50, heads or tails, a lottery raffle, “barrel of booze” raffle and more.
Tickets are $25 and include six bingo cards and “cosmic” dauber, with other cosmic party supplies available. Doors open at 6 p.m.
For more information or to purchase tickets, call (618) 466-3702 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
5As has been the saving grace for countless cats and dogs in the area. It offers potential pet owners the chance to meet homeless animals, including at its Adoption Days events at the shelter, 4530 N. Alby St. in Godfrey. For information, visit www.fiveas.org.