Free outdoor concert to follow Living Ribbon as Buffalo Bills; ECMC; ECMC Lifeline Foundation; American Cancer Society; Canadian Cancer Society; Hard Rock Cafe Niagara Falls, USA; and KISS 98.5 come together to raise money and awareness for the fight against breast cancer.
Buffalo Bills “Billieve” Breast Cancer Awareness Event
Friday, October 10th
O’Laughlin Drive, Downtown Niagara Falls, NY
Registration and festivities begin at 5 p.m.
Free outdoor concerts featuring The Diva Show at 7 p.m. and The Spazmatics 80's Tribute Band at 8:30 p.m.
Join Buffalo Bills players and their families along with Nicholas Picholas of KISS 98.5, Master of Ceremonies for this free and open concert. A number of Bills players will be in attendance.
The event will serve host to a number of memorable highlights, including outdoor concert performances by The Diva Show and The Spazmatics 80's Tribute Band, a ceremonial pink lighting of Niagara Falls, and the Hard Rock's International PINKTOBER Living Ribbon across the Rainbow Bridge, unifying the United States and Canada in the fight against breast cancer.
Those interested in participating in the living ribbon can register on the night of the event on O'Laughlin Drive and for $30, receive a commemorative gift, pink pashmina and a spot on the Rainbow Bridge to help form the Living Ribbon. All of the proceeds from the Living Ribbon will go to the American Cancer Society. Check-in for the Living Ribbon will be handled on O’Laughlin Drive. All participants in the ribbon ceremony will be required to produce a passport or enhanced driver’s license.
Breast Cancer Awareness merchandise will be available and a portion of the proceeds will be donated to the American Cancer Society.
In addition, the ECMC Lifeline Foundation Mobile Mammography Coach, which features two digital mammography screening units, will be parked on O’Laughlin Drive for people to visit and receive information on early diagnosis and treatment.
In honor of the event, locations in Niagara Falls and Buffalo will be turning “pink” that night to help support the cause. This will include Hard Rock Café, Niagara Falls, USA, the M&T Tower, the Phillips Lytle Building, the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center, Giacomo Hotel, the Electric Tower, the Seneca Niagara Casino & Hotel and the Skylon Tower in Niagara Falls, ON.