Daddy-Daughter Dance, Mother-Son Extravaganza will return this spring


Macey Long (left) shares a dance with her dad, Chris Long (right), during last year’s Daddy-Daughter Dance. The Huntington Parks and Recreation Department will bring the dance back again this year, with sessions on Feb. 22 and Feb. 23. Photo provided.

The Huntington Parks and Recreation Department will again sponsor its annual Daddy-Daughter Dance and the Mother-Son Sports Extravaganza.

Two sessions of each event will be offered, and tickets for all sessions are available now.

The Daddy-Daughter Dance will be held on Saturday, Feb. 22, and Sunday, Feb. 23, at Heritage Hall, in Hier's Park.

Doors open at 5:30 p.m. both nights for pictures, and the dance will take place from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

This year's dance will have a '50s sock hop theme. Light refreshments will be available. Dads and daughters will receive their pictures, as well as a small gift, at the end of the evening.

The Mother-Son Sports Extravaganza will be held on Saturday March 8, and Sunday, March 9, also at Heritage Hall.

Doors open at 5:30 p.m. for pictures, and the event takes place from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Light refreshments will be available.

Tickets must be purchased in advance at the parks department office, 634 Webster St., in Huntington. Office hours are 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.
No tickets will be sold at the door.

For more information, call the parks department at 358-2323.

Complete caption: Macey Long (left) shares a dance with her dad, Chris Long (right), during last year’s Daddy-Daughter Dance. The Huntington Parks and Recreation Department will bring the dance back again this year, with sessions on Feb. 22 and Feb. 23. The Mother-Son Sports Extravaganza will follow March 8 and 9.