Prince tribute hopes to raise opioid awareness

Posted at 1:14 PM, Jul 02, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-03 18:55:46-04

Saturday evening people will be paying tribute to the music and life of Prince while also raising awareness of the epidemic that took his life.

The Purple Party "A Prince Revolution," will be taking place at a Buffalo Iron Works with doors opening at 8pm.

Critt's Juke Joint, partnered with WNY non-profit Save the Michaels of the World, is attempting to raise awareness and provide education about the opioid and heroin epidemic.

Proceeds from this event will be used for direct educational and informational services.

The show is 18+ and tickets cost $15 at the door.