Tootsie's Announces Performers For 50th Anniversary Celebration
October 12, 2010 at 10:57 AM (PT)
TOOTSIE’S ORCHID LOUNGE owner STEVE SMITH announced TODAY (10/12) the lineup of Country artists performing at the TOOTSIE’S ORCHID LOUNGE 50th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION happening SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 7th at the RYMAN AUDITORIUM in DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE. The concert, which is paying tribute to the honky tonk and the woman it's named for, HATTIE LOUISE “TOOTSIE” BESS, will include performances by RANDY HOUSER, TERRI CLARK, MEL TILLIS, MARK CHESNUTT, THE GRASCALS, RONNIE MCDOWELL and JOANNA SMITH, with a special presentation by LITTLE JIMMY DICKENS.
TILLIS and CLARK will co-host the evening with KRIS KRISTOFFERSON, who is also scheduled to perform.
Tickets are $50 and available at www.ticketmaster.com and the RYMAN BOX OFFICE. VIP packages, including access to pre and after-show parties, a commemorative shirt, complimentary hors d'oeuvres, and more, are available for $110 by visiting www.tootsies.net.
After the RYMAN show, SMITH will host the official VIP after-party at TOOTSIE’S.