Tickets for the Harley - Ford Raffle, to benefit the expansion and renovation of Nanticoke Memorial Hospital's Emergency Room, are on sale in a variety of locations, including online.
The grand prize is a 2003 Ford F-150 Harley-Davidson Limited Edition Supercrew Pickup, a 2003 Harley-Davidson Heritage Softail, an enclosed East Tennessee Titan Trailer, and a helmet. All proceeds will be used for the renovation and expansion of the Emergency Room at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital.
Tickets are $20 each and are available at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital Gift Shop, Frederick Ford, and online at www.harleyraffle.org. Order forms are also available at businesses throughout the area. Volunteers are also looking for businesses and events to display the grand prize and sell tickets.
For more information on hosting the display or to have an order form display for your business, call 629-6611, ext. 2404.
The annual Sussex County Democratic Party Jamboree will be held on Saturday, Aug. 23, at Cape Henlopen State Park from 4 p.m. till …? The cost for the event will be $10 per adult person, children under six $5.
The event will feature elected officials, candidates, music by J.T. Cruise, food, fellowship and door prizes.
Included in the price are hot dogs on the grill, watermelon, fried chicken, sausage with peppers, veggie wraps, homemade dessert, soft drinks, and water.
All Democrats are invited to join in the festivities. Call Charlotte at 539-4999 for tickets and information.
Festival Hispano 2003 will be on Sunday, Aug. 24, from noon to 6 p.m. at the Millsboro Little League Complex on State Street. This will be the ninth year that Festival Hispano will be celebrated in Sussex County.
Festival Hispano 2003 is free and open to anyone who wants to celebrate Latino cultural heritage. This day includes beautiful music, folkloric dances, plenty of delicious Mexican and Latin American food, and once again a special tent will be dedicated exclusively to children's entertainment.
Festival Hispano is one of the many activities sponsored by the local arts organization known as El Centro Cultural.
Formed in 1995 to provide more artistic, cultural and social programs, El Centro Cultural plays an important role in discovering and promoting local Hispanic artists, supporting local arts education, and coordinating local community events.
For more information about the festival, call 645-6575.