Treasure Chest to host second annual ‘Cruisin’ For a Cause’

The Treasure Chest will present its second annual Cruisin’ For A Cause event aboard the Arkansas Mark Twain Riverboat at North Little Rock on Friday.

Boarding time at the North Shore Maritime Center is 9:30 p.m., and the cruise will depart at 10 p.m. The cruise is set to return at 1 a.m.

Tickets are $35 per person, which includes a three-hour cruise down the Arkansas River, live jazz entertainment by Legoria Payton & Friends, dance, free hors d’oeuvres and door prizes. Sodas and alcoholic beverages will also be available for purchase.

A portion of the proceeds from this event will benefit the Sickle Cell Enrichment Summer Camp, a free summer camp for Arkansas children diagnosed with sickle cell disease, and Project E3 Health & Wellness initiatives.

For more information or to purchase tickets, call 870-413-1667 or e-mail