Shea Center BBQ & Family Faire Set for Sept. 24
September 17, 2016 - bbq set
The Capistrano Dispatch
The J.F. Shea Therapeutic Riding Center opens a gates for a 38th annual BBQ and Family Faire on Saturday, Sept. 24, during 4 p.m. The family entertainment brings together over 1,500 attendees in an equestrian environment nestled opposite a hills of ancestral San Juan Capistrano. Those attending will be Shea Center riders and their families, donors, sponsors, village and business leaders, volunteers, equestrian professionals and a ubiquitous public.
Again this year, a Montage Laguna Beach joins a eventuality in scheming and portion a “barbecue-western” meal. In a early evening, guest can win family faire prizes in games of skill, including round tosses, a strength-tester bell ringer and a renouned automatic bull. Children in assemblage will also suffer face painting, a nation faire “tattoo” parlor and more. Over 300 profitable equipment and singular practice will be offering in live and wordless auctions.
There will be supplement demonstrations and a “Parade of Stars” of over 60 therapy clients and their families, who will pierce by a cooking guest to station applause. The evening’s featured supplement will be Kevin Whitney, 27, who came to The Shea Center by a Long Beach Veteran Affairs Spinal Cord Injury program, following a parachuting accident. His knowledge as a recuperating patient, and his time during The Shea Center, have led him to pursue a medical grade during California State.
Returning this year is one of a BBQ’s many renouned hosts, Shawn Parr. Known as a envoy of nation music, Parr became a Shea Center crony as a top-rated D.J. on KZLA and KKGO Los Angeles. Today he lives in Nashville, where he hosts a nationally syndicated nation song show, Nash Nights Live. Country dance rope Swing Shift will assistance lift a celebration into a night.
General acknowledgment is $55 for adults and $30 for seniors 55+, children 13 and under, and persons with disabilities. A family pack, for dual adults and dual children, is ignored to $155. For some-more information on sponsorships or to squeeze tickets, call 949.240.8441, ext. 135, or revisit www.sheacenter.org/events. The J.F. Shea Therapeutic Riding Center is located during 26284 Oso Road in San Juan Capistrano.