Tampa’s Egypt Shriners to host the Pre-Knight Parade Party at the Cuban Club on Feb. 13, 2015
TAMPA, Fla. (December 19, 2014) – Tampa’s Egypt Shriners, grand marshals of the 2015 Krewe of Sant’ Yago Knight Parade presented by MOR, announced today it will host the Egypt Shriners Pre-Knight Parade Party on Friday, Feb. 13, the eve of the parade. Egypt Shriners are the local representatives of Shriners International, representing 37 clubs & units all working to serve mankind through the resources of its philanthropy, Shriners Hospitals for Children®.
The Pre-Knight Parade Party kicks off Knight Parade weekend on Friday, Feb. 13 at 7 p.m. at The Cuban Club. The Egypt Shriners will host the party, which will include food trucks, music, dancing, giveaways and raffle prizes. Local shriner units and clubs will be in attendance to provide information on the organization and how to join its membership. VIP ticket holders will have a unique opportunity from 5-7 p.m. to hear from several patients and speakers regarding the Shriners’ philanthropy.
Tickets for the party start at $25 for general admission tickets or $275 for a reserved table of 10. VIP tickets are $50 or $550 for a reserved table of 10. To purchase tickets to the Pre-Knight Parade Party, visit www.EgyptShrine.org or call 813-884-8381.
The Knight Parade weekend celebration continues Saturday, Feb. 14 with the signature event, the Krewe of Sant’ Yago Knight Parade, at 7 p.m. Illuminated floats will roll down Seventh Avenue in historic Ybor City, accompanied by marching bands, thousands of costumed participants and scores of beads. The 2015 Knight Parade will also feature representatives from Egypt Shriners’ signature units like the Midget Motors, Highlanders, Motor Corps, Pharaohs, Tin Lizzies, Keystone Kops, Provost Guard, Cracker Jacks, Trikes and more.
For more information on the 2015 Knight Parade, visit www.KnightParade.com.
ABOUT THE KREWE OF THE KNIGHTS OF SANT’ YAGO
Since the early 1970s, The Krewe of the Knights of Sant’ Yago has organized and hosted the Knight Parade, an annual celebration of Tampa civic pride. Each year, the Knight Parade, as well as other fundraising events, helps raise funds for the Krewe of the Knights of Sant’ Yago Education Foundation, which has provided more than $2 million in scholarships for local students. Visit www.KnightParade.com and www.KreweOfSantYago.com for more information.
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