Walden's Puddle Benefit Scheduled For August 21st In Nashville
July 28, 2010 at 9:24 AM (PT)
The 2010 WALDEN’S PUDDLE “PUDDLE-PALOOZA” benefit concert and festival has been scheduled for SATURDAY, AUGUST 21st, at NASHVILLE’S YOGI BEAR JELLYSTONE PARK. Hosted this year by the MUSIC VALLEY MERCHANTS ASSOCIATION, the festival and concert raises funds for WALDEN’S PUDDLE WILDLIFE REHABILITATION AND EDUCATION CENTER.
Artists scheduled to perform include JOHN ANDERSON, LANE BRODY, CERRITO, RODNEY CROWELL AND THE NOTORIOUS CHERRY BOMBS, JYPSI, HLN news anchor ROBIN MEADE, VICTORIA SHAW, ARMY RANGER, KENI THOMAS, EMILY WEST and additional special guests to be announced soon. GAC’s NAN KELLEY will serve as MC of the event.
WALDEN’S PUDDLE is a non-profit facility, located approximately 20 minutes from downtown NASHVILLE in JOELTON, TN which provides care and treatment to TENNESSEE wildlife. The organization receives a substantial portion of its annual financial support each year from the daylong event. For more information, visit www.waldenspuddle.org.
Festival gates open at noon (CT), with the live concert kicking off at 3p (CT). Tickets are $20 and available online at www.visitmusiccity.com/visitors/puddlepalooza . This year’s festival also serves to raise public awareness of the local MUSIC VALLEY merchants, which are open for business following the flooding in NASHVILLE in MAY.
In addition to the concert, other family-friendly activities offered at JELLYSTONE PARK include swimming, hiking, mini-golf, hayrides, volleyball, appearances by YOGI BEAR and more. Visit www.NashvilleJellystone.com for more information.