The Board of Directors of the Weather Discovery Center has announced that its BLINGO Designer Purse & Cash Fundraiser Event is returning on Saturday, Sept. 18 from 1-4 p.m. at the Punxsutawney Eagles Club. The hugely popular event was not held in 2020 due to the pandemic.
Tickets for the event are on sale now at the Weather Discovery Center for $35 per person. Only 180 tickets will be sold. The ticket includes 15 BLINGO game cards, heavy hors D’oeuvres, sweets, non-alcoholic beverages and a complimentary prize drawing ticket. A cash bar is available at the event.
Fifteen Blingo games will be played; 14 games for designer purses and the last game for $1,000 cash. During the event, tickets for additional purse prizes, 50/50 games and a Chinese auction will be available for purchase.
Doors open at 11:30 a.m. If you want to be sure that you and your friends sit together, come early! Games start at 1 p.m. sharp.
Tickets can be purchased by stopping at the Weather Discovery Center Thursday through Monday from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. or by calling 814-938-1000 with MC, VISA or DISC. Proceeds support the educational mission of the Weather Discovery Center, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization. Bingo game permit #1285, SGOC #217.