6th annual Rusty Ball to be held at Duke Energy Center

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - The Spirit of Cincinnatus, in partnership with The Rusty Griswolds and Foundation Sponsors Graeter's, Montgomery Inn Barbecue Sauce and TriHealth will be hosting the 6th annual Rusty Ball this Saturday night.

The Rusty Ball will take place from 8 p.m. to midnight on Saturday, November 9 inside the Duke Energy Convention Center.

Since 1999, The Rusty Griswolds have been performing '80s party music all over the region.

The Rusty Griswolds started a non-profit called The Spirit of Cincinnatus, and annually offers a charity ball as an event that will allow charitable organizations and individuals a unique fundraising opportunity: The Rusty Ball.

A record-breaking 162 beneficiary groups have signed up to take part in the sixth annual event.

Attendees represent a cross-section of charities in the community. Last year, The Rusty Ball raised $482,000, with $135,995 coming from auctions, raffles, and merchandise sales.

In five years, The Rusty Ball has raised over $1.4 million dollars.

For more information about The Rusty Ball, please visit: www.therustyball.com, www.facebook.com/therustyball, or www.twitter.com/therustyball

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