Blue Restaurant and Bar hosts "Help for Haiti"

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Blue Restaurant and Bar in uptown Charlotte and the First Haitian Church of Grace have joined to host a series of events that will raise funds to help the people of Haiti.

The benefit events will take place three nights in a row, starting Wednesday, January 20th at 7pm, at Blue Restaurant and Bar.

Wednesday nights theme is "Wine and Blue," featuring local blues musicians.  Wine tasting will begin at 8pm at $25 per person.  100% of the proceeds will be donated.

Thursday night will feature local saxophonist John Alexander, as well as a three course meal for $35 per person.  15% of the proceeds will be donated.  $10 donations will be taken at the door from bar patrons.  Dinner will go from 5-10pm, music will start at 7pm.

Friday night features a jam with local musicians along with a silent auction.  A $10 donation will be taken at the door, along with $15 for the beer and cheese tasting.  100% of the proceeds will be donated.

If you would like to donate an item for the silent auction, you are asked to call Blue Restaurant and Bar at 704-927-2583.