On Saturday July 19th at Cannstatter’s NE Philly we are having our Third Annual Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Elvis festival concert. For the first time ever at an Elvis event we will have a Dunk tank. A Frisbee toss, Football toss and an Elvis trivia contest with substantial prizes for the winners. It will be a fun day for everyone. It will run from Noon until Midnight. At noon we will start on Cannstatter’s outdoor stage. At 7:00pm we will move indoors to the Crystal Ballroom for a full blown Elvis concert. The ETA’s will be backed up by the fabulous Mansion recording artists Bill Turner & Blue Smoke.
Here is the list of ETA’s in alphabetical order: Jim Barone, Dan Barrella, Richard Blane, Robert Cabella, Ruben Castillo, Benjamin Danske, John Ekey, Ron Fasano, Ernie Hefferon, Gentleman Jim, Robert Houck, Robert Lutz, Tom Miller, Nick Michessin, Johnny Purshock, Ted Szymborski. Our emcee for the event is Big “E” Ernie Hefferon.
In addition to the 17 ETA’s we have the following excellent entertainers also performing: Angelo Carbone (Jerry Lewis), Greg Martiello (The Man of many voices), Robert Cabella (Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin), Geno Monroe (Sammy Davis Jr),The Outsiders (Oldies), Kevin Peterson and Lady P. (Motown and 60’s). There will probably be even MORE excellent entertainers!
Tickets are $40.00 each. Children twelve and under are free with a paying adult. Tickets are good for the entire event. Food and beverages will be available at extra cost throughout our event. If you are paying for tickets by check please make your check out to The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. This is a CHOP approved event and your tickets are tax deductable. Tables can be reserved for 10 or more guests. All seats reserved for the evening Elvis concert.
Tickets are available at Cannstatters, 9130 Academy Road - Philadelphia, PA 19114. You may also send a check made out to CHOP to the following address - Digi Foundation, 3580 Progress Drive, Unit J-1, Bensalem PA 19020. Please enclose a self addressed stamped envelope. We will then send your tickets out immediately.
Please come join us in our efforts to help the NUMBER ONE CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL IN THE U.S.A. You could not find a better cause, HELPING SICK CHILDREN!!!
REMEMBER - This is a CHOP approved event. 100% of the gross proceeds goes to CHOP – You cannot do any better than that!!! May God Bless all of the entertainers and all of you who help make this a success.