Merced High School said it will host its first Mr. Merced pageant tonight in the gym.
Ticket proceeds will be given to the Haiti Relief Foundation. All other proceeds made from raffle ticket and concession sales will be given to the Berber Family, who was recently a victim of local arson fires, according to Larry Lopez of the high school.
Additional donations will be accepted throughout the night.
Doors open at 6 p.m., and the show begins at 7 p.m. Tickets will be sold at the door. Ticket prices are $5 for adults, $4 for students and children 6 and under are free.
During intermission tickets will be sold for gift basket giveaways and a 50/50 drawing, which will be revealed at the end of the show.
For more information, call Larry Lopez at (209) 385-6488 or firstname.lastname@example.org.