Masquerade Ball makes a fun debut at Pillars

By Tom Rivers, Editor Posted 10 April 2016 at 12:00 am

Photos by Tom Rivers

ALBION – About 80 people attended the first Masquerade Ball at The Pillars on Saturday, an event organized by the Albion Rotary Club. The event was also a fund-raiser for PAWS Animal Shelter on Gaines Basin Road and included a silent auction.

Michelle Hughson of Albion won first prize for best mask.

Ally Olles of Albion and Jarrett Bailey of Newfane got engaged on Saturday and received a big round of applause at the Masquerade Ball.

Couples welcomed a chance for fun after the cold weather last week.

Skip and Lisa Stratton of Albion were among the attendees at the first Masquerade Ball.

This group welcomed the chance to dress up and socialize on Saturday.