Locations announced for car raffle tickets for city's 150th
SHAMOKIN - Locations to purchase $10 tickets for a chance to win a white, automatic 2014 Camaro convertible from B&L Chevrolet-Buick in conjunction with Shamokin's 150th anniversary next year have been announced.
Tickets are available at Johnny's Farm Market, G-Lounge, Darlene's Deli, B&C Restaurant, Pat's Pizza, Stepp's Tobacco Shop, Weekend Furniture, Sons of Italy, Brady Fire Company, Odds & Ends, Beverly's Flowers, Assisted Home Care, Klacik & Associates, Puffs, Bressi & Martin Real Estate, Kachurka Kollectables, Ming Guan Chinese Restaurant, D&W Subs, Creative Styles, Palmer's Diner, GiGi's, B&L Chevrolet-Buick, Scicchitano's Pizza in Kulpmont and Kulpmont Sportsman Club.
The tickets are being sold by a subcommittee consisting of people connected to the Fifth Ward of the city that was formed earlier this year to organize a grand parade next year in celebration of Shamokin's 150th anniversary.
The winner of the discounted car will not be responsible for sales tax, title work or transfer fees. Less than 7,000 tickets will be sold to purchase the car and sponsor the parade. The goal is to generate approximately $35,000 for the parade.
A drawing will be held in front of Shamokin-Coal Township Public Library at 10 a.m. July 5, the day of the parade. The winner of the car will serve as grand marshal for the parade.
For more information or to purchase tickets, contact Vanessa Dudeck at 570-863-8410 or Marian Edmondson at 570-648-5813.