BigGER Rig Gig! tickets on sale
Published 12:15 pm, Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Tickets for Opus for Person-to-Person of Darien’s fall fundraiser BigGER Rig Gig! featuring local gourmet food trucks and live music are now on sale, the non-profit announced this week.
Tickets for the Sept. 26 fundraiser to be held at the Ox Ridge Hunt Club are $145 a person for non-members of OPUS, and $130 for members, and include all food, drinks, entertainment and games.
Food vendors at the event will include local food trucks including Taco Pacifico, Fjord Fisheries, Melt Mobile, Chicken Joe’s, and Hot off the Grille, as well as specialty drinks mixed by Austin Cocktails. Live music will be provided by the New York City-based band, Altitude.
Amusements will include Cornhole and ping-pong tables, as well as an on-site raffle with prizes including travel packages, a brewery tour, and a private suite at a Bridgeport Sound Tigers game.
Last year the fundraiser brought in more than $54,000 for Person to Person and Opus.
For nearly 20 years, Opus, a volunteer group within Person-to-Person, has supported the Norwalk and Darien based agency Person-to-Person through fundraising efforts and public awareness. Last year, nearly 24,000 people received assistance from Person-to-Person including food and clothing, funds for scholarship and camp programs, layettes for babies, emergency financial assistance for security deposits, rents and utilities, and more.
For more information, visit www.opus4p2p.org.