The Niagara Falls Boys and Girls Club will return to Niagara Falls this year to celebrate the 30th anniversary of its annual auction, with a new event format. The event was held at Niagara County Community College for more than 22 years. The club is thrilled to return to its hometown.

"Great Futures Start Here" will be held from 6 to 11 p.m. on Saturday, May 19, (tonight) at the Conference Center Niagara Falls, 101 Old Falls St. The ticket price is $75 and includes an open, top-shelf bar, food stations, and a bidder number for a live auction. A silent auction and raffle will also take place.

The event will be emceed by Joe Chille from Buffalo's 96.1 JOY FM, with the A-List band set to get attendees out on the dance floor following dinner.

Honorary chairperson of "Great Futures Start Here" is Dennis Dintino, president of Hazmat Environmental. Chairperson is Kate Johnston and Co-chairperson is Patty McPherson.

All proceeds will go to the Niagara Falls Boys and Girls Club, to help youth create aspirations for the future, and provide opportunities for career exploration and educational enhancement.