20th Annual Mayors Beans & Cornbread Luncheon

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) -  Mayors from all over the South Plains region will gather on March 6, 2009 at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center Banquet Hall for the 20th year to help Hospice of Lubbock with its largest fundraiser, The Annual Mayors' Beans & Cornbread Luncheon.

To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of this event, this year's receiving line of Mayors will include past Mayors who have hosted this special event, as well as any past Mayors who served our communities prior to the beginning of the luncheon.

Entertainment will feature Don Caldwell and his Lubbock Texas Rhythm Machine, along with a lineup of Cactus Theater stars.

Paul Corcorran of River Smith's will be serving his famous beans, and Klemke's Sausage Haus in Slaton is bringing in their Raider Alley links. Vegetarian beans will be available for those observing meatless diets for Lent.  Beans, cornbread, desserts and drinks will be served buffet-style from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Guests are invited to come and go, if desired.

The cost is $10 per ticket, and they will be available at the door or by calling Hospice of Lubbock at (806) 795-2751. There will be door prizes, as well.

There will also be the 3rd Annual "Tip Your Waiter Contest" will be going on during the event with the waiter turning in the most tips being awarded the coveted "Golden Apron Award." All tips will be donated to the mission at Hospice of Lubbock.

Hospice of Lubbock is the only Non-Profit Pediatric & Adult Hospice in this region.  No one has ever been turned away for lack of ability to pay.  Hospice of Lubbock was Lubbock's first hospice and has served Lubbock and the surrounding 18 counties for over 20 years.

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