The Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation will present the “Toast Our Coast” fundraiser from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Friday, March 6, at the Pontchartrain Room at Lakeside Country Club, 1520 Rose Garden Drive, Metairie.

There will be silent and live auctions, a dinner buffet, cocktails and dancing to the music of Bobby Cure and the Poppa Stoppas.

Celebrity auctioneers include Fox 9 News’ Chris Franklin and Greg Adaline.

This new LPBF event replaces the Basin Bop Patron Party.

Tickets are $50. For information, call (504) 836-2205 or visit