If you are ANYWHERE near Ithaca NY this weekend THIS IS THE PLACE TO BE! Or hey, play a road trip – it’s worth it. A terrific band in support of a unique and important historic theater. (Victor Rigaumount, Architect – once part of the legendary Schine Theater Chain)
The State Theatre of Ithaca’s 2nd Annual “Benefit My State” Fundraiser concert, “Jumpin’ Jive” is taking place on Sunday, May 6th. We have an AMAZING band lined up this year – Big Bad Voodoo Daddy! Often referred to as “America’s favorite little big band”, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy revived big-band music for the ’90s and beyond. They have sold over three million albums and performed at The Super Bowl XXXIII half-time show with Stevie Wonder and Gloria Estefan. General admission tickets are $29.50 per person, with a limited number of VIP tickets available for $75. ALL proceeds will directly benefit the State Theatre of Ithaca, Inc.
In conjunction with this concert, we are also conducting a major Raffle Contest featuring amazing prizes such as a weekend adventure package from Greek Peak Resort and Hope Lake Lodge, an Apple iPad from Sherpa Technologies, a summer cruise for you and 39 friends courtesy of Cayuga Lake Cruises, a $500 Travel Voucher from Ithaca/Tompkins Regional Airport and a Rock Star Getaway Package courtesy of La Tourelle Resort and August Moon Spa. Additional prizes are listed on our website at www.stateofithaca.com. Raffle tickets are only $5 each or 12 tickets for $50 and you do not need to be present to win. Please consider buying a raffle ticket. I mean, hey you never know…you could win!
For more information or to purchase tickets, go to: http://www.stateofithaca.com/bigbadvoodoodaddy/index.html Concert tickets can be purchased by clicking the red “Purchase Tickets” button in the right hand column. Raffle tickets can be purchased by scrolling all the way down the page.