Todd-O-Palooza on Saturday honors a memory, helps kidney fund

The Todd-O-Palooza, a good time with music and food honoring the memory of the late Todd Allen and raising money for the American Kidney Fund, will take place Saturday, June 1, from 1 to 7 p.m. at the Moose Lodge in Danbury.

“The American Kidney Fund,” said Matt Baldwin, one of the event organizers, “ a great organization that offered Todd quite a bit of support over the years.  We want to continue to give back to them, and Todd loved a good party.

Two bands — 17 Odd Goats, and The Bonnie Situation — will perform, starting at 2.

Admission is $30 for adults, $15 for kids, with kids 6 and under free. Food, drink and music are included.

Items in the planned raffle include: two golf outings for foursomes, one at Richter park the other at the Ridgefield Golf Course; shoes from Dezzy's footwear; training sessions from Results Fitness in Ridgefield; gift cards to area businesses and restaurants. The raffle will be about 4 in the afternoon.

Todd Allen, a lifelong Ridgefielder, died in April of 2016.