Dance your boots off to raise funds for youth arts

PASO ROBLES  — The Barn Bash and Dance Benefit for Paso Robles Youth Arts Foundation will be a very special evening on May 5, celebrating and supporting youth arts, great food and friends at the historic, Rolling Hills Ranch in San Miguel. The community will come together to raise funds for PRYAF’s free Visual and Performing Arts Program, serving 400 students per quarter with 50, free classes per week in art, drama, music, dance and more.
Enjoy a delicious barbecue by Paso Robles Kiwanis Club, tri-tip, chicken, bread, beans and salad plus a homemade pie bar for dessert. Wine will be provided by Peachy Canyon, Riverstar and Record Family Wineries, beer by Firestone Walker Brewing Company and more. Get set for a rollicking live auction by Doug Beckett, Owner of Peachy Canyon Winery, raffles, student performances and scoot your boots to live music with Monte Mills and the Lucky Horseshoe Band.
Reserve your tickets or tables before they are gone. This is a spectacular, rustic, indoor/outdoor venue with a decomposed granite floor. Jackets and dancing shoes are recommended, but heels are not. Rain or shine, as event is covered.
Tickets are $65 each and are available by calling (805) 238-5825 x15 or visiting the PRYAF office at 3201 Spring St., Paso Robles or online at
Can’t Attend the Barn Bash and Dance on May 5?  You can still support PRYAF.
“We have state-of-the-art instruments and equipment, and a fantastic facility that provides a safe and clean learning environment.  All of this is provided at absolutely no cost to families,” says Mindy Dierks, PRYAF Executive Director.  “We rely entirely on donations, public and private funding, and support from the community through sponsorships and contributions. Thank you to all who have helped support our mission for 17 years!”
For information regarding making a donation, volunteering, attending events, fundraisers, or classes, please contact the PRYAF office at (805) 238-5825 or visit Please visit and click the ‘Donate’ button to make a credit card donation through PayPal’s trusted, secure website.  $250 sponsors one child for a whole year.

Photo by Forrest Martinez, courtesy of the Paso Robles Youth Arts Foundation.


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