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Business briefs: Tickets now available for Vail Valley Partnership lobster event

EAGLE COUNTY - Do you love lobster, dancing, drinks, great prizes and the Vail Valley Partnership? Then buy your tickets for the partnership's annual Blue Jeans & Lobster End of Season Party before they sell out! This year's event will be at the Beaver Creek Chophouse on April 16 from 5:30 to 9 p.m. A DJ and dancing will follow dinner and the basket drawings. Event organizers are still collecting basket donations. By donating a basket, you not only support the partnership, but also help to promote your business. At the event, attendees will be able to purchase raffle tickets and vote on their favorite baskets. Winners will be able to take their baskets home that night. The basket with the most votes will win a one year Alpine Level Membership, valued at $575. Individual tickets are $70 for members, or bring five friends for $300 total. Prices will go up after Wednesday. For more information on tickets or basket donations, email Jennifer Weintraub at jweintraub@visitvailvalley.com or call 970-477-4001.EDWARDSRolex '100' Raffle to benefit Can Do Multiple SclerosisCan Do MS is proud to present the Rolex "100" Raffle for a chance to win a Rolex Oyster Perpetual Explorer II, valued at $8,100, and donated by Rolex Watch USA. All raffle proceeds benefit Can Do MS' lifestyle empowerment programs, which equip people living with MS and their support partners with the knowledge, skills, awareness and confidence to become active co-managers of their health.The Oyster Perpetual Explorer II is a 42-millimeter stainless steel case, 24-hour bezel and hand, independently adjustable 12-hour hand, white dial and Oysterlock bracelet."We are extremely grateful for Rolex's long-standing support for Can Do MS these last few decades," said Heidi A. Heltzel, president and CEO of Can Do MS. "In addition to the generous donation of watches, Rolex Watch USA has had a long history of supporting our organization."Tickets are on sale now for $100 each. A maximum of 100 tickets will be sold. Odds of winning are 1 out of 100. Tickets can be purchased online at www.mscando.org/raffle or by calling Can Do MS at 800-367-3101. Tickets can also be purchased in person at Can Do MS' office in Edwards or by mailing a check directly to Can Do MS (27 Main St., Suite 303, Edwards, CO 81632). Ticket stub(s) will be mailed to the address you provide at time of purchase.The Rolex "100" Raffle is open to the public. The drawing will be held at Can Do MS' office on Dec. 2 at 12:30 p.m. Winner need not be present to win.For more information, contact Holly Loff at Can Do MS at 970-926-1279 or email hloff@mscando.org.


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