Jaycee’s Roll in to the Memorial Weekend

by Danielle Cotterman on May 28, 2011 at 6:32 am

Zane’s landing park filled up fast this afternoon.

Bikes rolled in as the Memorial Weekend got underway. The Zanesville Jaycees hosted an evening of food, drinks and entertainment for the public.

"In the past we’ve had one to two hundred people," said Shawn Ancritt, President of the Zanesville Jaycee’. " We are bring in a larger band this year, we are hoping that will bring more people out in the community, we have a beautiful day for the event."

The band performing was Chllin Sun, flown in from New York. The bands lead singer wrote the hit song "We All Die Young" for the movie Rockstar and has written songs for Slaughter.

Ancritt said, "This is our third annual event, it brings alot of people out, it’s good for the community. "

All money raised will go towards Jacyee scholarships and other activities. The Jaycees said,  they are looking forward to sponsoring the Fourth of July fireworks later this summer.