Prom season has arrived

— Prom season gets going this weekend with several dances planned around the Okanogan-Ferry county area.

Seven small schools will join for a dance from 8 p.m. to midnight at Entiat High School, 2650 Entiat Way. Participants include Pateros, Brewster, Bridgeport, Mansfield, Entiat, Manson and Waterville.

The theme is “Atlantis: The Lost City.”

Tickets are available ahead of time or at the door. The event is open to ninth- through 12th-graders at participating schools.

Other proms include:


The dance will be from 9 p.m. to midnight May 10 in the school music room with the theme “Japanese Garden.”

All ninth- through 12th-graders can attend. Eighth-graders and dates from outside the district need to be signed in through the school office by May 7.

Tickets are available in advance from seniors or at the door.

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The “Masquerade Magic” prom is May 17 at Pipestone Canyon Ranch, 448 Balky Hill Road, Twisp, for freshmen through seniors.

Tickets will be available in advance and at the door. Advance registration is required for guests.


Students and pre-registered guest will go “Under the Big Top” for Saturday’s prom, which will be from 8-11 p.m. in the Virginia Grainger Elementary School commons and gym.

Okanogan students must have passing grades to attend. Guests must be registered by Thursday.


The prom, with the theme “Midnight Masquerade,” will be from 8-11:30 p.m. May 10 at 120 W. Pine St., Okanogan.

Tickets are available ahead of time at the school or, for a higher cost, at the door.


The prom will be from 8:30-11 p.m. May 3 for freshmen through seniors.

Admission will be charged. The event will be in the high school commons, 1016 Ironwood St.

The theme was not available at press time.


The junior-senior prom, for grades eight to 12, will be May 3. No other information was available at press time.


Saturday’s prom begins at 7 p.m. with a grand march, followed by the dance from 8 p.m. to midnight. Both are at the Community Cultural Center, 411 S. Western Ave.

Community members are invited to the march, but the dance is for Tonasket High School students only.

Tickets will be sold at the door.

The theme is “Night on Olympus.”

Inchelium, Lake Roosevelt Inchelium students attended a multi-school prom in Airway Heights in mid-March. Lake Roosevelt High School’s prom was April 12.


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