OCEAN CITY, Md.- The Ocean City Parrothead Club is set to host a collection drive event in Ocean City.
The club will host an evening of partying with purpose at this year's Socktober event on Thursday, Oct. 16 from 6 p.m.-8 p.m. at Barn 34.
The organization says they will be collecting socks and other items for the homeless and military. The Ocean City Parrothead Club says they are hosting this event to help the Ocean City American Legion's "Packages for our Troops" campaign.
Besides socks, the organization is also asking the community to donate body wash, lotion, body gel, combs, deodorant, mouth wash, sun block, liquid soap, shaving cream, small flashlights, white or black socks, black sunglasses and playing cards. Glass bottles, aerosol cans and sprays can not be accepted.