Marco Island, FL, is where any soap fan will want to be the weekend of May 14-15 -- it's the 13th Annual Soapfest Charity Weekend! For over a decade, daytime television's finest have headed to Southwest Florida to mix and mingle with guests and residents to raise money for local children's charities, including the Eden Florida Eimerman Center, an educational outreach service for autistic children. The weekend's festivities include the VIP "Night Of Stars" kickoff party, a celebrity bartending bash and the Cruisin' Boozin' and Schmoozin' sightseeing tour aboard the Marco Island Princess!
This year, celebrities scheduled to participate include:
Stephanie Gatschet (Madison, ALL MY CHILDREN)
Walt Willey (Jackson, AMC)
J.R. Martinez (Brot, AMC)
Eddie Alderson (Matthew, ONE LIFE TO LIVE)
Kristen Alderson (Starr, OLTL)
Austin Peck (Rick, OLTL)
Terri Conn (Aubrey, OLTL; Katie, ATWT)
John Driscoll (Chance, THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS; Coop, GUIDING LIGHT)
Tom Pelphrey (Mick, ATWT; Jonathan, GL)
Jon Prescott (Mike, ATWT)
Ellen Dolan (Margo, ATWT)
Billy Magnussen (Casey, ATWT)
For tickets, event schedules and more information, visit www.soapfest.com.