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The beautiful County Line Orchard in Hobart, Indiana again serves as the site for the annual "PET ROCK" fundraiser, produced once again by Lounges Entertainment, which benefits The Humane Society of Northwest Indiana, a 501(c)(3) charity.
The event features live entertainment, dancing, silent and live auctions, a full cash bar, economically priced food options, 50/50 raffles, basket raffles, grab bags, and more.
Doors open at 5:00pm Central with entertainment beginning at 6:00pm Central. General Admission Seats are $30 advance, and $35 at door. Limited VIP seats are available.
Entertainment for "PET ROCK 2023” is MR. FUNNYMAN with special guest QUENTIN FLAGG giving a rare Northwest Indiana solo performance. Flagg is a charismatic entertainer who focuses on the '50s and '60s popular rock songbooks.
Emcees will be air personalities from event media host WIMS-AM/FM.
MR. FUNNYMAN returns by popular demand this year and performs hit songs from a variety of musical genres; including songs by the likes of Michael Jackson, Elvis, Pink Floyd, ABBA, Beatles, Prince, Def Leppard, Lorde, Bruno Mars, and dozens more.
AUCTIONS: Over 100 silent auction and live auction items will be up for bidding, ranging from concert and event tickets, commercial goods, restaurant gift cards, and of more than two dozen hand signed items from famous rock artists, which gives PET ROCK its name. Because HSNI is a 501(c)(3) charity, winning bids for this fundraiser are tax deductible.
Among the celebrities who have signed items that will be auctioned at "PET ROCK 2023" are: Paul Rodgers (Bad Company), Foghat, Ian Anderson (of Jethro Tull), Dave Davies (of The Kinks), John 5 (of Rob Zombie), Kip Winger (of Winger), Doyle Wolfgang von Frankenstein (of The Misfits), Jim Peterik (of Ides of March/Survivor), Tantric, Blues Traveler, The Oak Ridge Boys, Charlie Daniels, and many, many more.
All net proceeds from the annual "PET ROCK" Humane Society of Northwest Indiana, an independent entity not funded by the government, the national Humane Society organization, nor other sources. The HSNI relies on adoption fees and the donations and support of the people and businesses of Northwest Indiana.
There are plenty of food options available for purchase from reasonable prices by Jonna's Catering, including Italian Beef sandwiches, pulled pork sandwiches, pizza by the slice, nachos and more. Plus, a full cash bar.
General Admission Seats: $30 advance, $35 at door. Limited VIP front table seat tickets are $60 advance, $70 at door (if any remain). More: (219) 938-3339, www.humanesocietynorthwestindiana.org,
www.petrockanimalrescue.com, www.facebook.com/HumaneSocietyofNWIN and https://www.facebook.com/miller.critters