Ballydoyle hosts The Aurora Strong Benefit Concert in downtown on Feb. 24

Ballydoyle Irish Pub along with the Aurora Firefighters Local 99 and the Association of Professional Police Officers is hosting a day-long event benefiting the families of the victims and the officers who were wounded at the Henry J. Pratt Co. shooting last week.

Tickets are available at www.eventbrite.com and 100% of the $25 admission fee will go to the donation fund.  Ticket includes an all-day buffet and the event features an amazing line up of talented musicians and performers.  Performers who are scheduled include: iPOP, Midnight, Valius, Magic Bus, Folk Yeah, Turboshot, Forever Young Duo, Johnny Personne, Gary Enerson, Jake Mack, Johnny Alletto, Brent Brown, Cadillac Groove, Lincoln Don’t Lie, Hix Bros. Ukulele Band, Eclipse, The Soul Papas, Oswego Pipe and Drum Corps, and Bagpiper Mike Courney.

In addition to the buffet and music, there will be face-painting and balloon animals for the kids, 50/50 raffle, prize raffles all day long, “Stuff The Boot”, wine and whiskey tastings (additional donation required), and of course the delicious food and drink that the Ballydoyle Irish Pub is known for.


Event: Aurora Strong Fundraiser for victims of the Henry Pratt Co. Shooting

Location: Ballydoyle Irish Pub, 28 W. New York Street, Aurora, IL 60506

Date/Time: February 24, 2019.  12pm – 6pm

Ticket Prices: $25 (kids under 7 are free)

Ticket Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/aurora-strong-concert-benefit-fundraiser-for-henry-pratt-shooting-victims-tickets-56822480569

For more ways that downtown businesses are helping to respond to the tragedy, visit https://auroradowntown.org/aurora-downtown-is-aurora-strong/.