Night to Shine February 8, 2019

Night to Shine February 8, 2019

Night to Shine is an unforgettable prom night experience centered on God’s love for people with special needs, ages 16 and older.  With a red-carpet entrance and friendly welcome from paparazzi, be prepared for VIP treatment, including limousine rides, hair and makeup beauty stations, shoe shines, a dance floor, food and much more!

Volunteer Itinerary


Parking is limited, so carpooling is highly suggested if possible. Alsbury parking lot will be for guests only. Please park at Taylor Elementary, next door to the church. Shuttles will be available for rides between the church and Taylor.

Before 4:00 pm
Volunteers for set-up will be putting finishing touches on decorations and preparations for the event.

4:30 – 5:45 pm
Volunteers begin to arrive and check-in in Bldg. D, Rm. 501. Reporting locations will be given. Badges will be picked up.

5:45 pm
All volunteers in their assigned places ready to begin.

5:45 pm
Registration for guests begin in the Youth Room.

  • Buddies assigned
  • Check in and receive badge
  • Hair and make-up if desired
  • Pick up corsage or boutonniere
  • Walk the Red Carpet
  • Get official photo taken (inside gym building)

6:00-7:00 pm
Dinner served (Around 6:20-6:30, Marty Strayhorn will welcome and pray over the meal and event)

6:45-8:15 pm
Activities are open

  • Karaoke
  • Fun Photos
  • Balloon Figures
  • Puppet Show
  • Carriage Rides
  • Dancing

8:20-8:30 pm
Everyone gather in the gym.

8:30 pm

  • Tim Tebow video
  • Crowning of guest as kings and queens (crowns and tiaras passed out)
  • Last dance

8:45-9:00 pm

  • Passing out the gift bags as guests exit the event
  • Badges collected as bags are given


register now

This event is not possible without our Volunteers! We’re looking for “Buddies” who will experience the night alongside one of our guests as well as Volunteers to help serve dinner, assist in our Activity Rooms, help with crowd flow, and to make this the best night ever! This is going to be an incredible night that you don’t want to miss! Volunteers must be 15 years or older.

Click here to register, then complete and return the Background Check to the main office of the church.  If you are under 18, please also complete the Parental Consent form and return it as well. You can find us here.

Guest registration

Registration Is Closed

Night to Shine is designated for anyone ages 16 and older with developmental and/or physical impairments. Each participant will be paired with a “Buddy.” If a participant has severe medical and/or aggressive behavioral issues, we ask that a chaperone or caregiver remain onsite during the event. Please register here for the big night.

Alternate Locations

Compass Christian Church

Greenwood Baptist Church, Weatherford

Get Excited For:

  • Red Carpet Entrance
  • Free Portraits
  • Hair and Make-up for the Girls
  • Dinner
  • Dancing
  • And Much More!!!


If you would like to help us support the event financially, please follow the link below. All you have to do is click “Quick Give” and be sure to select “Night to Shine 9540” from the list. All funding goes directly toward the Night to Shine event.

Donate Here