Darien's Lanphier Day Spa & Salon is partnering with Dance With Me Stamford to provide massage and other relaxing therapies at the "Mambo, Massage & Merlot" ballroom dancing party on Wednesday, Dec. 5.
A group class will take place at 7:40 p.m., followed by the party from 8:30 to 10 p.m. The public is invited to the event, which will take place at Dance With Me Stamford, 20 Summer St., fifth floor, Stamford. Admission is $15 per person and includes ballroom dancing, chair massage, wine and refreshments.
Proceeds of the evening will benefit the Food Bank of Lower Fairfield County, whose stock of holiday food has been depleted helping those families in need after Hurricane Sandy. To raise additional funds, the event will feature a silent auction, which will include products and services from Dance With Me, Horseneck Wines and Liquors of Greenwich, Lanphier Day Spa & Salon of Darien and other local businesses.
Lanphier Day Spa & Salon also will offer certificates for massages, pedicures, seasonal body scrubs and BareMinerals makeup applications at its new facility at 20 West Ave., across from the Darien Train Station. For information, visit www.lanphierdayspa.com.
For new students, Dance With Me is giving a certificate for a complementary dance lesson with one of the studio's instructors. First-time students may also attend the group dance class immediately before the party at no charge.
Dance With Me Stamford is part of the chain of ballroom dance studios that are home to ABC's "Dancing with the Stars" professionals Tony Dovolani, Maksim Chmerkovskiy and Valentin Chmerkovskiy. For information, visit www.dancewithmeusa.com and call 203-674-8100.