Best Buddies hosts annual prom Sunday - WKRN News 2

Best Buddies hosts annual prom Sunday

Posted: Updated: Feb 17, 2013 07:14 PM CST
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -

Best Buddies Tennessee is holding its Third Annual Prom Sunday night at Bridgestone Arena.

Over 1,000 participants from the Best Buddies high school, college and adult programs are expected to attend this year's event.

Guests will get the superstar treatment as they "Walk the Gold Carpet" before entering the arena floor passing by the famous Pred Head.

Parents are invited to observe the event from above at Very Important Parents Party held in the All-Inclusive Zone.

The Best Buddies Prom was created to give students with intellectual and developmental disabilities the opportunity to take part in the significant teenage milestone.

Participants are encouraged to attend the prom with their buddy to create a lasting memory as part of their friendship.

With music, food, dancing and karaoke, the Best Buddies Prom will definitely be a night to remember.

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