The 6th Annual ” Date With Dad ” Dinner & Dance will take place on Sunday, March 17th at the Richmond Marriott Hotel. This is a unique event that honors local fathers who were nominated by their daughters by writing letters expressing how great Dad is and how much it means to have their fathers active in their lives. It’s sponsored by Camp Diva, which provides opportunities for teen girls who want to prepare themselves for their eventual passage into womanhood.
The deadline for young ladies to nominate their fathers for a ” Real Father ” award is February 28th, and can be submitted on-line at Camp-Diva. org, or call (804) 420 – CAMP for more information. The ” Date With Dad ” Dinner & Dance is an evening of dinner, dancing, contests, prizes, live entertainment, photos and more. KISS – FM’s Mitch Malone will co-host the event with WRIC / TV-8 news anchor Juan Conde and actor Chad Coleman, formerly co-star of “The Wire”, and now on AMC’s “The Walking Dead”.