For Immediate Release

July 30, 2015

Contact: Tammy Sharp

Public Information Director

Leesville Change for Main Awards Banquet and Piccadilly Auction Set for August 22

LEESVILLE, La.--The Friends of Leesville Main Street invite you to the fourth annual Change for Main Awards Banquet and Piccadilly Auction. The banquet is set for August 22 at St. Michael's Catholic Center at 105 W. 5th Street in Leesville.


Social hour will begin at 5:30 p.m.; dinner will follow at 6:30 p.m. by Deep South Catering. The awards and auction will begin at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $30 per individual, $50 per couple and $200 per table of 8.


Entertainment will be provided by the Jordan Anderson Band. The Master of Ceremonies for the night will be Mike Anderson. Those attending should bring rolls of quarters to participate in the auction. Auction items will include donations from merchants from throughout the City of Leesville. 


Awards will be given throughout the evening to recognize new businesses, volunteer of the year, and most improved building. Organizations who have partnered with the Friends of Leesville Main Street will also be recognized. All proceeds from the event are reinvested into the Main Street District. 


Tickets can be purchased at the door the night of the event, at The Gift Gallery on Third Street, or, for more information, please contact Tammy Anderson at 337-424-1109.



The City of Leesville, the best hometown in the world, is a historic yet visionary community. As the parish seat of Vernon Parish, where Fort Polk and the Joint Readiness Training Center are located, the City of Leesville is home to military families, retired veterans and a growing and strongly patriotic citizenry that provides the basis of a well-rounded and work-ready workforce.   


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