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Irish Sweepstakes
March 18, 2015
Gloucester House Restaurant
Gloucester

The Best Odds In Town! Limited to 400 tickets!

Join us on Wednesday, March 18 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm at The Gloucester House, 63 Rogers Street, Gloucester as the Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce gives away $20,000 at the 16th Annual Irish Sweepstakes!

Grand Prize: $10,000
Second Prize: $2,500
Third Prize: (5) 1,000
Fourth Prize: (5) $500
Total: $20,000

The Chamber's Irish Sweepstakes Game will feature traditional Irish entertainment by John Rockwell and Mel Rhinelander, a 50/50 raffle, a traditional Irish dinner, Irish themed giveaways, door prizes and a cash bar.

These are the best odds in town, so buy your ticket, rub the Blarney Stone and bring your four-leaf clover to the Gloucester House for your chance to walk away a winner!

To find out more about the event or purchase a ticket, please call the Chamber offices at 978.283.1601.

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An Evening with Rich Robinson at the Shalin Liu
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Click for details on An Evening with Rich Robinson at the Shalin Liu Known as a founder and lead guitarist of the 90's rock juggernaut The Black Crowes, Rich Robinson has steadily built a fast-growing solo career. more  
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The Kingston Trio
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