SADDLE BROOK, N.J. -- The Drums from Heaven Halloween Ball -- featuring costumes, drums and more -- is arriving at the Saddle Brook VFW Hall on Saturday, Oct. 29.
This event will feature an interactive drum circle; performances by Tommy Purple Haze, the Gypsy Funk Squad and belly dancers from the Life Movement Dance Center; and a costume contest with prizes for the top three adults and kids.
There will also be raffles and refreshments.
This fundraiser will benefit two local causes: Saddle Brook High School sophomore David Guerra, who was recently diagnosed with leukemia; and the Eli Manning Challenge of the Tackle Kids Cancer initiative.
Tackle Kids Cancer is a program of the Hackensack University Medical Center's Children's Cancer Institute that raises funds and awareness for pediatric cancer patients. Through the Eli Manning Challenge, Manning matches donations by individuals, teams and community groups.
Tickets are $20 and will be available at the door.
Drums from Heaven is an 11-year-old organization that hosts multiple charity events a year.
The event will run from 7 p.m.-midnight, with the doors opening at 6:30 p.m. The Saddle Brook VFW Hall is at 44 Market St.