Little Big Town rides for a cure
Monday, June 28, 2010
– Little Big Town will Ride For A Cure in Nashville on Sunday, July 11, benefiting the T.J. Martell Foundation.
This year marks the fourth year of Little Big Town's involvement in the Ride For A Cure event. The ride will begin at 10:30 a.m. followed by a post ride performance in Columbia at 12:30 p.m. by Little Big Town, Luke Bryan, Josh Thompson and The Band Perry.
"Every year, we look forward to this day when we can get together with our fans and enjoy a beautiful ride, some great music and raise money for a cause that's so dear to our hearts," said Kimberly Schlapman of Little Big Town.
The T. J. Martell Foundation is offering a special VIP ticket for $300 that includes breakfast, access to the VIP areas during the ride, lunch, a gift bag, t-shirt and performance. Rider plus jam tickets are $35 and include the ride, lunch, t-shirt and performance. Jam tickets are $20. Tickets may be purchased online.
Proceeds from Ride for a Cure supports cancer research at the Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center. The T.J. Martell Foundation supports leukemia, cancer and AIDS research at eight top hospitals in the U.S. The Frances Williams Preston Laboratories were named after Frances Preston, past president and CEO of BMI and past President of the national T.J. Martell Foundation.
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