The Zane Beadles Parade Foundation will host multiple events October 24-25 to celebrate its expansion to Jacksonville, Fla. The foundation, founded by Jaguars left guard Zane Beadles, is an organization that supports the journey of young people going through life-changing medical conditions. Beadles was signed by the Jaguars as an unrestricted free agent this offseason after spending his first four seasons in the NFL with the Denver Broncos.
Festivities will commence on Friday, October 24,as Zane Beadles hosts a happy hour from 6-8 p.m. at The Shim Sham Room (333 1st Street N, Jacksonville Beach, 32250). Guests will have the opportunity to enjoy drinks and appetizers as they meet Beadles, the Jaguars starting left guard. Tickets are $25 and those interested in attending (21 or older) can purchase tickets at www.zanesparade.org.
The following day (Saturday, October 25), the Zane Beadles Parade Foundation will host the first Jacksonville Cakes for Cancer from 11-1 p.m. at SUITE (4880 Big Island Drive, Suite 1, Jacksonville, FL 32246), located in the St. Johns Town Center. Guests will enjoy all-you-can-eat pancakes provided by First Watch, a pancake-eating contest against the Jaguars offensive linemen, face painting, balloon twisting, photo opportunities with the players and a special sunglass surprise. Guests are encouraged to bring toys, coloring books, puzzles, books, playing cards and video games to be donated to pediatric cancer patients at Wolfson Children's Hospital. Tickets are $25 per adult, $12 per child 12 years old and younger. A family four-pack is available for $75* *and includes two adult tickets and two child tickets. Proceeds will benefit the Wolfson Children's Hospital.