KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Erin Barnett will be dancing with the Knoxville Stars to raise money for East Tennessee Children's Hospital this year.
This is the sixth year celebrities have put on their dancing shoes to team up with "Dance Tonight" studio instructors to raise money for East Tennessee Children's Hospital. Since 2009, the event has raised more than $322,00 for East Tennessee Children's Hospital.
You can click the link to the right to vote online and show your support for Erin. Every dollar donated counts as a single vote.
Or purchase tickets to the event and vote for Erin in person!
The competition takes place Saturday, March 22. Doors open at the Grande Event Center at 6 p.m. and the show starts at 7 p.m.
2014 Knoxville area celebrities include:
Erin Barnett - WVLT morning news anchor
Tyrone Beach - Star 102.1 morning show producer
Lori Gano - contractor/designer, owner- Heritage Homes & Designs
Hayley Harmon - WATE news anchor/reporter
Carly Harrington - Knoxville News Sentinel business reporter
Jonathan “J.J.” Jones - WBIR feature reporter
Courtney Fulmer Peace - daughter of Phillip Fulmer
Wolfgang Schaber- interior designer/owner & HGTV personality
Kendall Shulz - Miss Knoxville 2014
Nikki Rouleau - Jewelry Television host
Davis Tarwater - United States Olympian 2012 Gold Medalist, swimming
Tickets are $60 a person for the March 22 event, which includes admission to the dance competition and heavy hors d’oeuvres during the show. A cash bar will also be available.
Tickets can be purchased online at www.etch.com.
You can also purchase tickets by calling the Children’s Hospital Development Office at (865) 541-8441.
Front row, VIP tables are available for $500, or VIP tables for $400; each table seats four. Seating is limited, and reservations are required.
The winner of Star 102.1’s Dancing with the Knoxville Stars will be determined by the judges’ votes the night of competition and online voting for each celebrity dancer. One dollar equals one vote. Guests in attendance can bring their votes (dollars) and donate to their favorite dancer the night of the show.
Each celebrity is paired with a professional dancer from Dance Tonight.
For more information on Star 102.1’s Dancing with the Knoxville Stars, call the Children’s Hospital Development Office at (865) 541-8441.
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