Pulse Picks: April 23, 2014

Apr. 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

BY MICHELLE RAMOS / mramos@staradvertiser.com

MEET AND GREET: Harlem Globetrotter Flight Time Lang will hold an autograph session (one autograph per person) from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at Pearlridge Uptown Center Court.

Betsy Ann was diagnosed with Trophoblastic Cancer. A benefit will be held at Next Door to help her with medical costs. (Courtesy Cheyne Gallarde)

Betsy Ann was diagnosed with Trophoblastic Cancer. A benefit will be held at Nextdoor to help her with medical costs. (Courtesy Cheyne Gallarde)

‘BILL & TED’S EXCELLENT ADVENTURE': Catch the classic cult film on the big screen as part of Ward Stadium’s Hana Hou Picture Show. At 7 and 10 p.m. Cost: $10.

HOPE FOR BETSY!: Benefit features food tasting, pin-up contest, raffle and live entertainment, 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. at Nextdoor. Must be 21 or older.

Betsy Ann was diagnosed with Trophoblastic Cancer and is currently undergoing chemotherapy.

The food tasting will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. and features cancer-fighting ingredients. The raffle prizes include two $200 gift certificates from Richie Lucero at Blackcat Tattoo in Chinatown, four $60 certificates from 808 Tattoo in Kaneohe, two $100 certificates from Lydia D. at Odyssey Tattoo in Kailua, a $100 certificate for belly dancing group lessons with Malia Delapenia, and more.

Those entering the pin-up contest must register between 6 and 9 p.m. Entrance fee is $5. Winner receives a free one-hour, one-styled look photoshoot with Firebird Photography — Wardrobe.

Entertainment includes JohnJohn, a belly dance, burlesque, fire show, drag show, The Knumbskulls, The Deadbeats and DJ Mr. Nick.

Tickets are $10, advance; $15, at the door. Each ticket includes 1 raffle ticket (must be present to win); additional raffle tickets cost $5 or $40 for however many tickets can fit around the widest part of your body. To purchase admission tickets go to hopeforbetsy.ticketbud.com.

Donations also being accepted at gofundme.com/betsy-ann.
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