ASHEVILLE, N.C. — “Over the Rainbow, Drag Queen Bingo” will be held on Aug. 31 at the Renaissance Hotel Ballroom, 31 Woodfin St., benefiting Brother Wolf Animal Rescue.

Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and games start at 7 p.m.

The evening will be hosted by Eureka O’Hara and features numerous Asheville drag queens. Lester Oteen from LaZoom Tours will co-host.

Participate in a silent auction and Dorothy costume contest. A cash bar will be available, along with refreshments.

Those who wish to enjoy dinner beforehand at the Writer’s Bistro inside the Renaissance may do so with 20 percent of the tab going to Brother Wolf Animal Rescue. May reservations by calling 828-210-3022. Special room rates are also available. Mention the beneficiary when booking a room at 800-359-7951.

Lainey Millen

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