Wine & Cheese Tasting to Benefit The Jane Pitt Pediatric Cancer Center


Parakeet Pete’s and the SKY Deck Branson to host Wine & Cheese Tasting to benefit kids with cancer in Southwest Missouri



Wine and Cheese Tasting – A benefit for the Jane Pitt Pediatric Cancer Center at Mercy Kids.

Saturday September 17, 2016 at 6:30 pm

(Branson Landing, Branson, MO) The Sky Deck at Parakeet Pete’s Waterfront Zipline on the Branson Landing will host a special VIP Wine and Cheese Tasting on Saturday September 17, 2016 beginning at 6:30pm.   Portions of the proceeds will benefit the Jane Pitt Pediatric Cancer Clinic at Mercy Kids in Springfield, MO which provides medical services to children and families undergoing treatment for cancer and blood related illnesses in the Southwest Missouri area.

VIP Guests arrive to the SKY Deck in the most unique way by Parakeet Pete’s Waterfront Zipline where they will soar over Lake Taneycomo and enjoy spectacular views and a gorgeous sunset.  Upon arriving, guests will sample various local wines and cheeses as well as gourmet appetizers and desserts.  The evening will feature live entertainment by Nashville recording artists Makenna & Brock.

“This year, we opened the SKY Deck to the public with weekly Zip & Sip evenings.  I’m particularly excited about this event because it takes our Zip & Sip evenings to a whole new level and will benefit kids in our local community who are undergoing treatment for cancer” says Linda Peterson, Event and Media Manager for Parakeet Pete’s Entertainment Group.  “This event is especially dear to my heart because I’m the parent of a child who overcame childhood cancer.  I can relate to the struggles these families are experiencing and the stress that they are dealing with.  It’s important to us, as a local business, to give back to our community and help to support these families during this stressful time in their lives.”

Along with the Wine and Cheese tasting, a silent auction is also planned with donations accepted from area businesses.  Tickets to the event are $69.00 per person.  include VIP Transportation by Parakeet Pete’s Waterfront Zipline, wine samples, cheese, appetizers and live entertainment and a scenic tour on Parakeet Pete’s Steampunk Balloon.  A cash bar with cocktails soft drinks will also be available.  Advance ticket reservations are required.  Space for the event is limited to 100 guests.


About Parakeet Pete’s Entertainment Group

Specializing in fun, cutting-edge and unique attractions, Parakeet Pete’s Entertainment Group features Branson’s first waterfront zipline, a world class urban adventure at Branson Landing where folks soar over Lake Taneycomo on Parakeet Pete’s Waterfront Zipline! Also at Branson Landing (and the first of its kind in North America) Parakeet Pete’s Steampunk Balloon allows visitors to float 188 feet up in the air while enjoying 360 degree bird’s eye views of Branson, Lake Taneycomo and the Ozark Mountains. The SKY Deck is THE place in Branson for parties, reunions, weddings, meetings, and celebration get-togethers, plus featuring a host of special events like Zip & Sip Evenings on Friday and Saturdays. Located next to Parakeet Pete’s Waterfront Zipline at Branson Landing is also Fast Shot Gallery. Also affiliated with Parakeet Pete’s Entertainment Group is Branson Zipline Canopy Tours, a world class eco-adventure just 7 miles north of Branson



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