Central Texas Wildfire Relief Concert

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In the aftermath of the recent wildfires here in Central Texas, some big names have tossed their hat in the ring,to benefit those affected by the wildfires. To date, the wildfires have destroyed over 1,600 homes, and burned more than 34,000 acres. 

On Monday October 17, 2011 at The Frank Erwin Center, Willie Nelson,  Lyle Lovette, The Dixie Chicks and  headline an event aptly named Fire Relief, The Concert for Central Texas. Other artists include Ray Benson and Asleep At The Wheel, Eric Johnson, Shawn Colvin, and Joe Satriani among others. Actor Kyle Chandler, fresh off his Emmy award for Texas based Friday Night Lights, will co-host the event with Turk Pipkin.

Tickets are $25,$35,$100 and $250 at www.texasboxoffice.com. Sales from tickets, are expected to reach $500,000 along with sales of memoralbilia. 

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Scott Hayes

Austin Real Estate Agency

Extraordinary Service, For Extraordinary People

Direct: 512-786-8300


Comments (5)

Barbara Hensley
RE/MAX Properties - Rockwall, TX
Homes for Sale in Rockwall County, Texas

Scott - the concert sounds like a fun way to promote a worthy cause.  I hope they have a big turn out for this one.

Get Out & About & Scare Up Some Fun!


Oct 13, 2011 06:01 PM
Jerry Newman
Brown Realty, 210-789-4216,www.JeremiahNewman.com - San Antonio, TX
Texas REALTOR, San Antonio Military Relocation

Scott, this should be a great event with all those Big name entertainers. It will be a Great Fund Raising Cause too.

Oct 13, 2011 06:03 PM
Ginny Gorman
RI Real Estate Services ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate - North Kingstown, RI
Homes for Sale in Southern RI and beyond

Scott, what a great concert of amazing people for a good cause...i hope it is an astounding success!

Oct 13, 2011 11:29 PM
Paula McDonald, Ph.D.
Beam & Branch Realty - Granbury, TX
Granbury, TX 936-203-0279

Those are some great names for this concert.  What a great idea and I know that it will be a success.  Have you driven through some of those areas?  I drove by the areas here in Montgomery County and it is very sobering to see.

Oct 14, 2011 01:10 AM
Cathy Criado
Criado Realty - San Antonio, TX
Making Real Estate Profitable

Excellente mi amigo!

Oct 14, 2011 11:21 AM