The Possum Turns 80
August 29, 2011 at 12:44 PM (PT)
Country legend and HALL OF FAMER GEORGE JONES will be 80 on SEPTEMBER 12th, but will celebrate with a double-party on TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13th.
Round one begins with a stop at RIPPY’s ON BROADWAY from 5-6p (CT). After that JONES will head to the GRAND OLE OPRY at 7p (CT),, where artists like ALAN JACKSON, MONTGOMERY GENTRY, JOE DIFFIE, PAM TILLIS, THE OAK RIDGE BOYS and BLACKBERRY SMOKE will join the POSSUM onstage for an OPRY party.
The event at RIPPY’s is free and open to the public. Tickets for the OPRY show start at $34 and available at www.opry.com.