Ticket to Big Dance Makes Great Valentine’s Gift


Looking for that special gift for your favorite Valentine? Treat your Valentine to a ticket to the 20th Annual Mercer University Big Dance, sponsored by Riverside Ford.
This year’s Big Dance, featuring three of the best “oldies” groups in the South, will be held Saturday, Feb. 12, 2005, at the Macon Centreplex. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the music begins at 7:30 p.m.
The 2005 featured groups include: The Tams, known for their great 70s hits of “I’ve Been Hurt,” “What Kind of Fool,” and “Be Young, Be Foolish, Be Happy;” The Drifters, whose top tunes included “There Goes My Baby,” “This Magic Moment,” “I Count The Tears,” “Save the Last Dance for Me,” and “Some Kind of Wonderful;’ and “middle Georgia’s favorite party band,” The Grapevine.
Tables of eight are $180 or individual tickets are available for $25 each. Attendees can bring their own food and beverages and create their own dining/dancing experience.
Call (478) 301-2733 or e-mail cameron_m@mercer.edu to make your reservations or with questions about The Big Dance.
The Big Dance is sponsored by WAYS 105.5, Kroger, Cox Communications, Mercer Health Systems, Oakview Golf and Country Club and Combest Communications. All proceeds benefit the Mercer Athletic Department.

Rick Cameron is senior assistant vice president for marketing communications. He is liaison for the Athletic Department and is known as the "Voice of the Bears" for his radio play-by-play of football and men's basketball games, as well as select women's basketball and baseball games.