Best Bet: Night of Hope at the Midland Theatre

NEWARK – Mental Health America of Licking County will hold their largest fundraiser, Night of Hope,  at The Midland Theatre on Saturday, March 10.

This year’s event will feature two of Licking County’s own performers, Newark Catholic graduate and comedian Greg Dellner and Granville graduate and musician Keven Daniel. The event will begin at 6 p.m. for VIP ticket holders with heavy hors d’oeuvres from Licking Memorial Health Systems and Matesich Distributing hosted beer tastings.

The evening will continue at 6:45 p.m. for performance ticket holders with a live auction with emcee Bob McGaughy and auctioneer Tim Hughes. A video featuring participants of MHALC’s programs telling their stories will also be screened.

VIP tickets cost $100 and concert-only tickets cost $30. For more information and to purchase tickets,  call 740.345.5483 or visit

Formerly called Java and Jazz, Night of Hope continues to promote mental health and wellness in our community.


What: Mental Health Fundraiser 

When: Saturday, March 10 at 6 p.m. for VIP and 6:45 p.m. for concert ticket holders

Where: The Midland Theatre 

Found In The Newark Advocate March 1, 2018


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