The Orange Beach Police Benevolent Board, along with participating restaurants in the area, will hold a benefit on Saturday, May 12 to raise funds for the purchase of a new K-9 officer for the Orange Beach Police Department.

The “Paw Ball” will be held in the Perdido Beach Resort Grand Ballroom from 6 p.m. until 10 p.m. and will consist of a silent auction, live music and culinary offerings from local restaurants.  The following restaurants will be showcasing some of their most enticing dishes that evening:  Anchor Bar, Bill’s By The Beach, Cobalt, Cosmos, FloraBama Yacht Club, Meat Mart of Orange Beach, Ole River Grill at FloraBama, GTs by the Bay, Lunas, Big Fish Restaurant, BuzzCatz, Desoto’s and Voyagers at Perdido Beach Resort.  International Wine and United Johnson Brothers will also be providing wine for the evening.

Tickets for the event are $40 per person, $75 per couple or Sponsor Tables (8 tickets) are $500.  Food tastings from the participating restaurants, along with two drink tickets for wine or beer, will be provided with the ticket purchase, per person.

Tickets may be purchased by visiting the Paw Ball event website at, the Perdido Beach Resort event website at or by visiting the main office for the Orange Beach Police Department at 4480 Orange Beach Blvd.

The Orange Beach Police Benevolent Association is a 501 (c) (3) charitable organization.

Special hotel accommodations are also available that weekend for attendees. Guests wishing to reserve a room may call Perdido Beach Resort reservations at 251-981-9811 or toll free at 800-634-8001.