Magical Dance Party

A dance with music, food, games, door prizes and more

what: A dance celebration for our friends with Down syndrome and their immediate family

when: September 15, 2018 from 5-8 p.m.

where: Thibodaux Regional Wellness Center
726 North Acadia Road, Thibodaux, Louisiana 70301

tickets: SOLD OUT

* Free admission for all individuals with Down syndrome, siblings and parents.

*General admission tickets are not eligible for the Disney drawing*


Celebrity Guest: John Tucker of A&E’s Born This Way

John Tucker is a natural born dancer and performer. He has appeared in numerous stage productions with the Born To Act Players in Los Angeles, and Performing Arts Studio where he currently studies acting, music, and dance. In 2012, he appeared in the film “Orson’s Last Dance” and was also seen on the television show “Glee” and the edgy FX comedy series, “Legit,” starring Australian comedian Jim Jefferies.

John is currently a cast member on the hit reality show, “Born This Way” on A&E. He is pursuing a rap career, with his first release, “Shake That Booty Booty,” which debuted in Season 1 of the show, having received over 15,000 views on YouTube.


Celebrity Guest: Cristina Sanz of A&E’s Born This Way

Cristina Sanz and her close-knit family are from Spain. She enjoys cooking traditional Spanish meals and learning the language.

Cristina is currently a cast member on the hit reality show, “Born This Way” on A&E.


Celebrity Guest: Rachel Osterbach of A&E’s Born This Way

Rachel Osterbach has an infectious smile, and she brightens up any room she is in. Rachel currently works for an insurance company in California. A bit boy crazy, she counts herself among Adam Lambert’s biggest fans.

Rachel is currently a cast member on the hit reality show, “Born This Way” on A&E.


Raffle: we’re giving away a $5,000 Disney vacation!

With the help of A Pair of Ears, each Down syndrome attendee’s ticket will be entered into our drawing to win a $5,000 Disney vacation package.

That’s any Disney vacation (cruise, theme park, etc) at any time . . . all planned by local Disney experts Sunny Ockman & Holly Mire.

The drawing will be at 7 p.m. and the winner MUST BE PRESENT to win.

Disney is one of our favorite places, and we just think we should pass along the magic!


Hotel: discounted rate at Hampton Inn and Suites

Just mention Upside Downs when you book and you’ll get a discounted rate of $89 a night. Limited rooms are available. Call (985) 446-0900 for reservations.

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