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Tasting event aims to raise awareness of ovarian cancer

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Raising awareness about ovarian cancer is the goal of an upcoming tasting event in Louisville.

The second annual "A Slice of Life" tasting event will feature unique food and beverages from dozens of Louisville-area restaurants, a silent auction and musical entertainment. The special event is also described as a "celebration of the strength and uniqueness of each one of Kentucky's gynecological cancer survivors."

The event is scheduled for Saturday, July 12 at 6 p.m. at Old 502 Winery, 120 S. 10th St. in Louisville. General admission tickets are $50 per person and include all you can eat and drink. A limited number of VIP tickets will be sold in advance for $65 per ticket. Each VIP ticket includes reserved seating and a special goodie bag. Tickets can be purchased online at www.oakky.org. Tickets are $65 at the door. Attendees must be 21 or older.

All proceeds will benefit Ovarian Awareness of Kentucky, a nonprofit organization that provides resources and support for women diagnosed with ovarian cancer and other gynecological cancers, their families and their caregivers.

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