Nashville Shock and Storms group hosts carnival at DeVil’s on July 10

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A carnival-like atmosphere will surround a volleyball tournament and billards tournament at DeVil’s Sports Bar, 339 Wilhagen Road, on July 10 as part of a fundraiser for the Nashville Shock softball team and the Nashville Storms.

In addition to the games of skill and concessions, there will be a silent auction, a drag race and live entertainment, including a talent show and amateur dance competition. All proceeds will be used to fund the Nashville Shock softball team’s trip to the North American Gay Amateur Athletic Alliance (NAGAAA) World Series in San Diego and to support the Storms Group, a diverse, not-for-profit group of athletes, artists and members of the community.

If you would like additional information about the tournaments, talent show or dance competition or to donate an item for the silent auction, please send an e-mail to carnival@stormsgroup.org or call Kerry at 615-513-7961.

Tenative Schedule

10:00 Volleyball Tournament Begins

11:00 Concessions Open

12:00 Games Open, close at 6:00

12:30 Billiards/Pool Tournament begins.

1:00 Live Talent Begins

3:00 Drag Race

4:00 Softball Pitching Competition

4:30 Volleyball Serving Competition

5:00 Kareoke & Announce Final Results from Auction

6:00 Drag Show with Amateur Male & Female Dancer Competition

7:30 Awards Presentation

(Schedule is subject to change due to number of entries in a division)

Description of events

Volleyball Tournament
Four on four coed volleyball tournament. Entry Fee will be $40.00 per team and first place gets half the entry fees collected. This will be rally scoring and best two out of three games. There must be at least one female participant per team on the court at all times.

Games of Chance and more
There will be the standard games of chance as always but there will also be a few games adult themed for some laughs and fun. So there will be a variety of fun from tossing darts to burst ballons, shooting ducks with cork guns, to ringing a dildo.

Billiards/Pool Tournament
There will be a pool tournament beginning at 12:30. This will be a double elimination tournament played under standard 8 – ball rules. You do not have to preregister for this event just show up ready to play. The entry fee for this event is $10.00.

Live Talent
Will begin at 1:00 outside by the volleyball courts. This is sure to be a winner with great singers, fire twirlers, and just a lot of great people having a good time. If you wish to perform in this event please contact us in advance @ carnival@stormsgroup.org. There will also be an open microphone Kareoke to fill in the gap between all the events and the wrap up of the carnival.

Ping Pong Tournament
There will be an open ping pong table. Anyone may pay $1.00 to play and they will play until the lose. At the end of the day the player with the most wins will be awarded the title of Ping Pong Champion! Rules of the game will be posted this will begin at Noon and end at 5:00

Silent Auction
We have an assortment of items from Longaberger baskets, China, Collectables, Massages, to many other items that have been donated to the organizations for a silent auction. This auction will begin at 12:00 and end at 5:00. The winners will be announced at the 5:00 Kareoke session. Additionally if you have an item you would like to donate please contact us at carnival@stormsgroup.org.

Drag Race
This will be one of the most popular events of the evening. This will be a competitive race where an individual will start out in t-shirt and shorts – barfooted and will run the course and end up in complete drag including make-up, stuffed bra, and hills. Just to make it more interesting it will be in the sand around the sand volleyball courts. So please come and participate or watch this event that will surely be great entertainment.

Softball Pitching Competition
There will be a softball pitching competition. This will be buckets set up at a 50 foot distance and all participants will have 10 pitches to try to get them in the buckets. The person who pitches the most in the bucket will win. Entry fee for this event will be $3.00

Volleyball Serving Competition
There will be a volleyball serving competition. This will be rings set up on the court. The rings will all be given a value and every time the serve goes in the rings the contestant will be awarded the point value for the ring. The person with the highest number of points will be the champion.

Closing Show
The event will end with an awards ceremony that will include an amateur dancer competition, drag show and awards ceremony. The show will begin at approximately 6:00 and end around 7:30. This will be the official end of the carnival.