Reba, Shelton add second tornado fundraiser show
Friday, May 6, 2011
– Reba McEntire and Blake Shelton are adding a second Tornado Relief Concert show in Durant, Okla to raise support for their hometown friends after the first show sold out.
The pair, who both hail from Oklahoma, sold out the May 26 show in less than 2 hours this morning. A second show is set for May 25. Tickets went on sale at 5 p.m. eastern time and can be purchased by phone at 1-800-585-3737 or online at www.choctawcasinos.com.
All proceeds will go towards Atoka County's ongoing relief efforts through the Tushka Disaster Relief Fund.
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