All Proceeds To Benefit Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America
Nashville, TN (August 13, 2009 )-- The 12th Annual Buds-n-Suds Benefit Concert will take over downtown Nashville onWednesday, August 26th as Randy Houser and James Otto perform at Loser's Bar and Grill in support of theCrohn's & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) Tennessee Chapter. The outdoor concert will take place from 7:00pm to 11:00 pm.
Along with exciting performances, a silent auction will be at hand to include memorabilia from notable musicians, athletes and other celebrities have included signed guitars from Eric Clapton, Van Halen and Sheryl Crow, autographed fiddle from Dolly Parton, signed jerseys from Peyton Manning and Kenny Chesney, lithographs of the film "Scarface" with the signature of Al Pacino and rarities such as a signed cowboy hat from Charlie Daniels and autographed photos of Stevie Ray Vaughan. Attendees can look forward to items from stars Trace Adkins, George Strait, Lee Ann Womack, Danica Patrick, The Tennessee Titans, Sugarland, and many more!
Advance tickets can be purchased online at http://online.ccfa.org or day of show at the Loser's Bar and Grill for a $10 donation. VIP tickets are available for a $50 donation and will include special seating area, drinks and appetizers. All proceeds benefit Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America, a non-profit, volunteer-driven organization dedicated to finding the cure for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.
The 12th Annual Buds 'n' Suds Benefit Concert is sponsored in part by: Centecor, BB&T, Figments, Taylor Made for A Cure, UCB, Aegis and Bud Light.
When: August 26th | 7:00 PM
Where: Loser's Bar and Grill, 1911 Division Street, $10.00 donation, VIP tickets $50.00 donation
Featuring: Randy Houser, James Otto and the Loser's House Band, along with a silent auction packed with amazing sports and entertainment memorabilia.
More About Buds-n-Suds:
Buds-n-Suds is the creation of friends Cory Gierman and Jason Krupek. The event began as a tribute to a friend who suffered from Crohn's disease with a canoe trip and a kick-off concert. Gierman and Krupek have both served on the CCFA Tennessee's chapter board of directors and could not be prouder of its beginnings and continued success over the past 12 years. In that time there have always been plenty of surprises in store at this event, you never know who will hit the stage. The roster of past participants includes acts such as Big & Rich, Darryl Worley, Billy Joe Shaver, Keith Anderson, Marv Green, Shannon Brown, Jerrod Neiman, Wayd Battle, Bryan and Gordon Kennedy, Shelly Fairchild, Kylie Sackley, Jamey Johnson, and many others.
More About Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA):
Every 18 minutes another man, woman, or child is diagnosed with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis, two debilitating, life-altering diseases collectively known as inflammatory bowel disease or IBD. And sadly, there is no cure.
CCFA is the only non-profit, volunteer-driven organization exclusively dedicated to finding the cure for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. CCFA sponsors basic and clinical research of the highest quality, offers a wide range of educational programs for patients and healthcare professionals, and provides supportive services to help more than 1.4 million Americans cope with these chronic diseases. CCFA programs are supported soley by contributions from the public, no government funding assistance is received.
For more information on CCFA, visit www.ccfa.org