Will a meal be provided?
There will be a food table with Chick-fil-a, cupcakes, cookies, lemonade, water and more. If you have an allergy or unable to eat the food provided you may bring your own food.
Will the event have security?
Yes! Enid Police and the Oklahoma County Sheriffs will be providing security for the entire event.
Will there be a medical team on site?
Yes, we will have several doctors & nurses, the Enid fire department, and EMSA on site all night to assist your child. We also will be providing a quiet room with medical professionals.
Who can attend?
Anyone with special needs 14 years of age and older.
Each participant is assigned a “Buddy”. What is a “Buddy”?
A Buddy is an individual volunteer who is background checked and assigned to a participant. Their role is to guide the participant through the night to experience all the opportunities available and to have the best prom experience ever. To register as a Buddy, you must be 16 or older.
What will be available that night for entertainment?
For the prom participants, we will be offering a red carpet welcome with paparazzi, a corsage or boutonnieres, a live DJ, a Tim Tebow gift bag, food and drink, hair and makeup room, karaoke, limousine rides, lighted dance floor, celebrity photos, and more.
For the guardians/parents, we are offering a Parent Prom that will allow you to drop off your person with special needs and enjoy a special night at Redeemer Lutheran Church. You will be able to see the Prom on a big screen to see all of the fun that your loved one is having.
What if we need a prom dress or tuxedo?
Prom dresses and tuxedos are not required, but we do ask you to dress accordingly. No shorts are allowed. Contact Us if you need assistance with finding or purchasing attire for the event.
What should a Buddy wear to the event?
It is a fancy night for our special guests. We recommend a minimum business casual attire for Buddies. Please dress appropriately.
What is the cost of the event?
The event is totally FREE. The Tim Tebow Foundation, Oakwood Christian Church & Redeemer Lutheran Church and numerous local companies are underwriting the entire event.
How can I volunteer and be a part of Night to Shine?
Anyone 16 years or older can register as a volunteer online soon. Fill out all of the pertinent information and we will contact you to find the best place to serve. We will need several buddies and volunteers for paparazzi, food services, hospitality team, and more.