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Parrots of the Caribbean August 25th The Rotary Club of Madison will host the tenth annual Parrots of the Caribbean, an outdoor evening of live music, food, and libations, Saturday, August 25, from 6:00 pm until 11:00 pm at #58 Martin Street in Downtown Madison. Parrotheads and music lovers everywhere are invited to don their grass skirts, Hawaiian shirts, and island wear to enjoy dancing, raffle baskets, and a fabulous island theme – all to be found right in downtown Madison! In its 10th year, this fund raising event has grown from a small gathering of Madison Rotarians to a spectacular event attended by over 600 guests from all over the Southeast. The Zooks, a rock band with an island twist, will get the party started early in the evening followed by our featured musical guests Four on the Floor, Playing an eclectic blend of music from the golden ages of rock and roll (50’s – 80’s), Four on the Floor is sure to please. The smell of ribs from Dreamland BBQ will “wet” your appetite, with beverages including soft

drinks, beer and wine available for purchase as well. All guests must be 21 or older and are encouraged to bring their ID’s, blankets, and lawn chairs. \ Coolers, pets, strollers, and outside food and drink are not permitted. This event is held rain or shine. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 the night of the event and can be purchased from Madison Rotarians or online (http:// m a d i s o n a l r o t a r y. o r g / parrots) with an additional online ticketing service charge of $2.09 per ticket. Tickets can also be purchased over the phone using a credit card starting 1 month prior to the event. Please call 256-564-2075 and leave your call back number. We will return the call and make the purchase. All proceeds from this event will benefit the Madison Rotary Club’s local and international projects such as local student vocational and leadership programs, Madison library, Madison Hospital, Madison YMCA, Boys and Girls Club of Triana, world-wide polio eradication, humanitarian projects in Honduras, and a variety

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of community spirit activities. To request further details about the event, ticket sales and promotion, contact the Rotary Club of Madison at 256-564-2075 or email

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