Father Daughter Dance Tickets Go On Sale Thursday

Monday, January 7, 2013

The Chattanooga Parks and Recreation annual Father Daughter Dance tickets will go on sale Thursday.  The dance is set for Friday, Feb. 8, and will be held at the Chattanooga Convention Center-Ballrooms E-J.

Photos will be at 6:30 p.m. and the dance from 7-10 p.m. 

The dance is for daughters ages 3-18. 

Tickets are $30 per person and include light hors d’oeuvres’ and a dessert buffet. 

There are two ways to purchase tickets this year.  Call 842-6748 to purchase tickets using a credit card (Visa/Master Card/Discover) and receive tickets via email or come to Chester Frost Park from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday to pay cash, check or credit card (please call ahead). 

Tickets sales are limited to 550. 

For more information Contact Maureen Davis at 842-6748 or maureend@hamiltontn.gov


 

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