Get ready for a lot of fun for a great cause. Coming up Saturday March 11 it's time for the Relay for Life Team Sumoas' 8th Annual March Masquerade. This event benefits the American Cancer Society.

The fun takes place at the Texarkana Convention Center at 4610 Cowhorn Creek Road in Texarkana, Texas from 7PM until 10PM with the band Relentless performing.

The dress code is cocktail attire and don't forget your mask. They may not be required, but you'll definitely have more fun with one.

According to their Facebook Events page the event was started by Barbara Walker shortly after her brother Michael “Sumo” Sams lost his battle from cancer in 2009. The event and the team's name are both in honor of Michael.

The event is the annual fundraiser for Team Sumoas. Tickets are $45 per person or $80 per couple and $50 per person at the door. You can buy your tickets from and Team Sumoas member. They are also available at Farmers Farmers Bank at 2900 St. Michael Drive and at Cavendar's Boot City at 3901 Mall Drive.

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