Friends of the Holidays benefit at The Swiss to help feed families in need

A benefit to raise money to help feed Pierce County families in need during the holidays will be 2 p.m. Sunday at The Swiss tavern, 1904 Jefferson Ave. in Tacoma.

Friends of the Holidays, in its 16th year, puts together turkey dinner boxes to distribute to schools and groups that work with the needy.

Performers this year will include Eugenie Jones, Stonepony, The Moon Spinners, Richard Allen & the Louisiana Experience, The Diamond Experience and Emily Randolph & Oaklawn.

The suggested donation at the door is $10.

Items from local merchants and residents will be raffled off inside.