Sun West Park 17362 Old Dixie Hwy, Hudson, FL 34667

CARES Beach Chair-ity Festival will offer Beach Games, Live Bands, Food, Crafts, Drafts, Fireworks, and Family Fun Entertainment! This will be a truly unique opportunity for the community to enjoy while they relax and play at a 70 acre, spring-fed lake with white sandy beaches. What a great way to spend the weekend!  

Parking is $5. Event Admission is FREE!


FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 22, 2017  4 to 7 p.m.

  • VIP PARTY – Chair Sponsors are invited to drop off their Auction Chairs and enjoy some refreshments in our VIP Tent! 

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2017   10 a.m. to 7 p.m.  FIREWORKS AT DUSK!

  • 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Festival is open to the public!   Food Vendors – Crafts – Drafts – Beach Games – Live Bands – Entertainment!
  • 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. beach music and entertainment from DJ Jeremy Elvis 
  • Event highlights include Jimmy James & The 70s Band on Saturday from 4- 6 p.m. and FIREWORKS at dusk.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2017   10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

  • 10 a.m. to 5 p.m  Festival is open to the public!   Food Vendors – Crafts – Drafts – Beach Games – Live Bands – Entertainment!
  •  1-3 p.m. Sunday will feature classic sounds from Barefoot Bob and the Hope 
  •  3 p.m. CARES Beach Chair-ity Auction



CARES and Presenting Sponsors and Rao Musunuru, M.D. Family are pleased to announce in partnership with Pasco County Commissioner, Jack Mariano;  SunWest Park;  and WGHR-Hits 106 to offer a fundraising experience that is sure to be a colorful event for everyone involved!

It’s a WIN-WIN-WIN situation! By participating in CARES Beach Chair-ity you will support CARES mission to help seniors in Pasco County; endorse SunWest Park as a great recreational resource and destination; and promote your business or cause as a champion in this community!


  • Contact CARES and agree to be a CARES Beach Chair-ity Sponsor (we have many levels of sponsorship opportunities).
  • Pick up your official Adirondack chair from one of our Supplier Sponsor locations.
  • Design and paint your chair creatively! Use your imagination to paint, sculpt, découpage or modify your chair to create a unique and artistic piece. Participants can include their business logo, or promote a non-profit cause, or just make the chair visually appealing. 
  • Display your creation prominently and tell the community about the upcoming CARES Beach Chair-ity Festival! For Premier Chair Sponsors, we will source a high-traffic location to help you get additional visibility.
  • On September 22nd, bring your chair to SunWest Park VIP Tent prior to a 2-day beach festival (Sat. 23 & Sunday 24) which will include activities, food and music… all planned to entice the crowds to enjoy the sun and sand at Pasco County’s newest recreational waterfront destination!
  • Your chair will be judged and offered by auction to the highest bidder (to benefit CARES)! Auction winners can enjoy their creative new piece of furniture or help beautify Pasco County by donating it for permanent use at SunWest Park or other strategic locations!

Starting now, through September, your participation in this event will be promoted at multiple community events through social media, radio and newspaper advertisements. So, please don’t delay! The sooner you become involved, the longer you will have to reap the benefits of CARES Beach Chair-ity., Commissioner Mariano, Steve Schurdell of Hits 106, and myself, invite you to be a part of this exciting fundraising activity and iconic event for Pasco County! 

To sponsor a chair, call Brenda at 727-992-2249 or email

Best regards,
Jemith Rosa, CARES President & CEO