Get ready to 'Cover the Bases' for Horizon Field and special needs athletes.
This Friday at 7 p.m. at Horizon Field, the Acworth Police Department will kick-off the 6th annual Covering the Bases fundraiser to support special needs athletes. Activities scheduled during the 24-hour fundraiser include concerts, the Disney movie "Brave," bounce houses, a dunk tank, pitching tunnel, a midnight kickball tournament and more.
The police department has received several items for the silent auction, which begins at 7 p.m. Friday. Items include a mountain bike (PTS Sport Solution), a custom set of UGA cornhole boards, a gift certificate for a flying lesson, autographed Tom Glavine jersey and baseballs, autographed Pete Smith jersey and more.
All proceeds raised Friday and Saturday support the athletes and the field.