Dierks Bentley To Hold 'Miles And Music' Event In Nashville October 17th
August 17, 2010 at 6:54 AM (PT)
CAPITOL/NASHVILLE artist DIERKS BENTLEY will host his fifth annual “Miles & Music for Kids” celebrity motorcycle ride and benefit concert on OCTOBER 17th in NASHVILLE. In only five years, the event has attracted over 30,000 fans and raised $1.2 million for children’s hospitals in NASHVILLE, PHOENIX, DALLAS-FORT WORTH and ATLANTA.
BENTLEY said: “’Miles and Music’ is one of the greatest things we do all year. The NASHVILLE community has been coming out year after year to support us...crazy to think we’ve been doing it for five years now. So many people contribute their time and money to make this a success...looking forward to making year #5 bigger and better than ever.”
This year, the hour-long motorcycle ride will kick off at a new location, HARLEY-DAVIDSON OF COLUMBIA in COLUMBIA, TN and end at RIVERFRONT PARK in downtown NASHVILLE with a concert featuring BENTLEY and special guests including MIRANDA LAMBERT and JERROD NIEMANN. More artists will be announced in the coming weeks.
Tickets for the event go on sale on FRIDAY (8/20) through TICKETMASTER. Tickets for the ride, concert and commemorative T-shirt are $50 or those looking to attend the concert only can purchase tickets for $20. Special VIP packages are also available. All proceeds from the NASHVILLE event will benefit the MONROE CARELL JR. CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL AT VANDERBILT, a CHILDREN’S MIRACLE NETWORK HOSPITAL.
For more information on “Miles and Music” and DIERKS BENTLEY, visit www.dierks.com.