ALBANY -- Albany Symphony Orchestra is holding a fundraising that gives participants a chance to win a an eight-day trip to Ireland.

Raffle tickets are $50 each or $100 for three. They are available at the Symphony office and at each Symphony concert in the auditorium.

The drawing will be held March 11.

"You'll have a once in a lifetime chance to see some of this country's most beautiful cities (Dublin, Limerick, etc.) and all its natural wonders and meet its warm, loving people," states a Symphony news release.

For more information, visit www.albanysymphony.org.

-- Cathy Higgins