BARRIE — Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre’s (RVH) 33rd annual MASH BASH an ‘Epic Winter Party’ is taking place tomorrow, Friday, January 31 at Snow Valley Ski Resort in Minesing.
Tickets are $25 and all proceeds from the event will be used to support much-needed renovation and expansion of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).
Each year more than 2,000 babies are born at RVH and almost 250 of them have to spend some time in the NICU in order to get the best start in life.
The MASH BASH includes sponsors, organizers and bedpan race participants. Take in some of the unique and fun events planned like the infamous bedpan races and the military/emergency services tug of war.
MASH BASH ‘Epic Winter Party’
Other events/activities from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. including bedpan races; outdoor Zorbing; mini-tub slide; Slime Station; live music
Janice Skot, RVH President and CEO
Doug Moody, Chair, RVH Foundation
Col. Andrew Atherton, Base Commander of Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Borden
Chief Petty Officer, First Class, Daniel Campbell Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Borden
The Honourable Doug Downey, Attorney General,
Andrea Khanjin, MPP, Barrie–Innisfil
Ron Sheardown, owner, Barrie Welding
John Ball, General Manager, Snow Valley Ski Resort
Peter Hanney, Assistant General Manager, Snow Valley Resort
Friday, January 31
11:45 a.m. Main event at base of hill to begin
12:00 p.m. Celebrity/VIP bedpan race
12:15 p.m. Tug of war (emergency services versus military)
12:30 p.m. Tascot bedpan race
12:45 p.m. Official photo opportunity
Snow Valley Ski Resort, 2632 Vespra Valley Road, Minesing, ON