6th Annual Parade Of Athletes Banquet

 

 

The 6th annual All-Highlands Parade Of Athletes banquet recognizes and celebrates our student athletes from the three public high schools here in Highlands County. The event is a joint partnership between Sebring Firemen Inc. and Highlands News-Sun.

THURSDAY, MAY 25th, 2017
DOORS OPEN AT 6 P.M. DINNER STARTS AT 7 P.M.

The evening’s menu will be a banquet-style dinner featuring the Sebring Firemen’s famous Bar-B-Que chicken.

At the event, several awards and scholarships are presented, including a Male and Female Athlete of the Year, and Academic Athlete and Spirit awards for each local high school. Plaques will be awarded to the male and female All-Highlands athlete for each recognized sport. The 2017 All-Highlands Team Of The Year award will also be announced.

The banquet will include a raffle drawing for all varsity head coaches and athletic directors from the three local high schools to recognize their contributions to our student athletes’ success.

The event will feature a keynote address by Ms. Cindy Marshall, who will accept the Richard Hensley Memorial Donation for Ridge Area Arc’s Special Stars program. The program funds athletic access for Special Stars athletes in Highlands County.

  • FAQs: Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
    Either your printed ticket or the electronic equivalent (email w/ticket on phone) can be scanned at the door for admission.
  • FAQs: Are tickets available for sale at the door?
    Yes, tickets are available for sale at the door, CASH ONLY, $15 per ticket.
  • FAQs: Is my registration fee or ticket transferable?
    Each FREE ticket for the event is unique to the Athlete/Coach to whom it is issued.

These tickets may not be transferred or copied for admission. PAID tickets may be used by anyone attending the event.

Food Truck Invasion

Be sure to bring your folding chairs & picnic blankets and of course, your family and friends. This once a month event is a great way to get together and picnic in style. Held the 2nd Thursday of each month, the Sebring Food Truck Invasion is the place to be! Make it a “Must See” for YOUR family night!

If it’s your first time, here is what you will need to know:

This is a huge outdoor picnic where food trucks of different origins, cuisine and menus prepare food that is cooked to order. It’s not fast food and a bunch of these trucks are run by chefs. A great deal of fusion cuisine, comfort foods and sweet treats to choose from.

For more information, please visit FoodTruckInvasion.com

Wi-Fi Available

Customizable, Wireless Internet is now available throughout the Highlands News-Sun Center! We can customize the internet system specific to your event or trade show. We currently offer up to 100Mbps internet speeds through a secure, private internet. Additionally you may offer a limited public Wi-Fi to your guests. During non-event and social gatherings, free public wireless internet is available.