The 99th annual Firemen’s Ball benefiting the Pittsfield Permanent Firemen’s Benefit Association will be held Saturday, May 31, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel.

Festivities will begin with complimentary hors d’oeuvres and beer and wine from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., dinner at 7 p.m. and music hosted by Rob Dwyer at 8 p.m.

RSVP by May 21 to Pittsfield Fire Department Headquarters, Attn: Pittsfield Permanent Firemen’s Benefit Association, 74 Columbus Ave., Pittsfield, MA 01201. Include payment of $80 per couple or $40 per person with checks payable to The Pittsfield Permanent Firemen’s Benefit Association.