UM-Machias to Host Rainbow Ball

MACHIAS — The University of Maine at Machias will hold its 2nd Annual Rainbow Ball on Saturday, April 11, from 7 to 11 p.m. at the Pellon Center in Machias.

The Rainbow Ball is an open and affirming prom evening that includes dancing, pictures, food and friends.

The theme of this year’s event is “Life is a Cabaret” and will feature professional drag queens, belly dancers, mask decorating, contests, mocktails and live music.

All associated high school, college, youth groups and community members are invited to attend.

Tickets for the Rainbow Ball are $15 for one and $20 for two. Admission for high school students, youth groups, and their chaperones is free. Included in the admission charge are room fees (if you choose to stay Friday and/or Saturday night), prom tickets, and all meals. Tickets are available at the door or in advance at the Bookstore and First Stop on the UMM campus.

Transportation will be available between the Pellon Center and the UMM campus.

To RSVP or for more information, contact Betty Kelley at [email protected] or 255-1211.