|Bingo for Beans and Babies Rocks!|
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August 15, 2009
Thursday, August 13 BINGO for Beans and Babies at Bite me! Beach Club drew a great crowd. 52 people showed up to play BINGO in aid of Pasitos de Luz and the Puerto Vallarta Summer Food Drive. We raised another record amount, $12,150 pesos, in support of PDL.
|Bingo for Beans and Babies is being held every Thursday from 6-9 pm through October 1st at Bite me! Beach Club. For reservations call (322) 223-1521, ext 234.|
Guest caller Anna Reisman, writer of the "She Said" column, kept the crowd fired up and in line and good time was had by all. Thanks tons Anna. You rock!
There were many great prizes up for grabs, and this weeks lucky winners were:
• Game 1: Susan Moore
• Game 2: Bob Magyar
• Game 3: Tracy Gehue and Diane Tinsley
• Game 4: Mickey Adams
• Game 5: Andrew Rigby
• Game 6: Susan Moore - Gee willikers it certainly was a lucky night for her!
• Game 7: Denise Derameé
• Game 8: Pierre Paquette
The 50/50 raffle prize of $1,800 pesos (another record! We love our 50/50 Chica – Carole you keep breaking records. When is it going to end? Never I hope!) was won by Andrew Rigby, who also won Game 5. Those Brits are lucky folks! All the way from Manchester England, Andrew works on fund raising committees for Prince Charles' charities. Wow, we are truly international!
One of our door prizes, a Homemade Goodies Basket donated by Mavi, was wanted by everyone but was won by Bill Kelly.
The other door prize, a one-night stay with dinner and breakfast for two at Hacienda Jalisco, was won by none other then, yes you have heard this name before, Susan Moore. Susan generously donated it back to the cause, so we auctioned it and the winning bid of $1500 pesos went to Jan Saridakis. How wonderful is Susan? Thanks tons!!
And Gary Green won the free ticket to our fabulous Mad Hatter Party. Speaking of parties...
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Don’t forget about our wrap party on October 1, and definitely don’t forget your hat. Be it a bowler, a ball cap, a wedding veil or sombrero the craziest and most outrageous hat will win yet another terrific prize. So plug in your glue gun and start planning. “Mad Hatter Party” will be at bite me! beach club in the seaside lounge Thursday October 1st, 2009 7 pm until the wee hours.
The evening will feature a benefit concert by award winning singer Kim Kuzma and free nibbles from bite me! beach club. We will also be drawing our raffles prizes with many over $5000 pesos in value. This will truly be a night to remember. Ticket are $50 pesos only and available at PVRPV, Bite me! beach club, Xocodiva and at our weekly bingo nights every Thursday. And of course the party is open to everyone, after all the more the merrier!
The amazing generosity of local businesses and friends continued. Donating prizes this week were:
Pam Thompson of HealthCare Resources Puerto Vallarta, Botanical Gardens, Sea Me Eye Wear, Miralo Arts & Gifts, Club Mañana, La Bodega De Nina, Jose Morales, Kathy Lowther, El Sofa Café, Ooh la la Boutique, Anthony Garzino Jewellers, Apaches Bar & Bistro, El Arrayan Restaurant, Garbos Piano Bar, Ambiance By Marcia, Yoga Vallarta, Trattoria Michel, Steve Fischer, Benitto´s Deli, Maria O´Connor of Tropicasa Realty, Xocodiva, Los Veranos Canopy Tours, Cassandra Shaw, Fishing with Carolina, Adriana Garcia, Encore Boutique, PVRPV, Bite me! beach club, Blue Seas Resort & Spa and Paul Crist of Hotel Mercurio
And the list keeps growing. As always, a thousand thanks!
Next week's fabulous caller is none other then Benitto from Benitto's Deli in Marina Vallarta. Don't forget, if you bring a friend who has never attended before you will receive a free BINGO card as our thanks.
BINGO for Beans and Babies will continue every Thursday night until October 1 at Bite me! Beach Club, located on Los Muertos Beach directly south of the Tropicana Hotel. For Reservations, call 223-1521 ext. 234.