Hilton Head Island, SC businesses and bands create events to raise funds for local causes, charity and non-profit organizations.

We are excited that our first annual event is taking place Sunday, October 6, 2011. Our venue has been graciously donated and can accommodate hundreds of people with a large stage, dance floor and full bar.

The following information details  our upcoming fundraiser:

• Event name: The TommyPalooza Benefit Event

• Event description: A raffle, prizes, live shag, blues and rock music, comedy and DJs. An all ages, family friendly event for local musican, Tommy Sims, recovering from complications from emergency surgeries.

• Time/date of event: 5 pm - 1 am, Sunday, Oct 16, 2011

• Location:  The Convention Center (formerly the Shoreline Ballroom), at the Beach and Tennis Resort 40 Folly Field Rd., Hilton Head Island, SC

• Price of event: No set cover charge. Donations accepted at door.

• Contact: 305-407-5638, TommyPaloozaBenefit@gmail.com

• website: www.tommypalooza.blogspot.com