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SAM HOUSTON RACE PARK AND COASTAL CONSERVATION ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCE FIRST ANNUAL CONCERT FOR CONSERVATION
Music Featuring Pat Green, Jerry Jeff Walker, Sammy Kershaw, Gene Watson, Kevin Charles and Brant Croucher!
HOUSTON (April 18, 2012)—Tickets go on sale Friday, April 20th at 10 a.m. for the first annual Coastal Conservation Association (CCA) Concert for Conservation at Sam Houston Race Park (www.shrp.com). The concert will offer fans a wide variety of country music from 7bands including featured artists Pat Green, Jerry Jeff Walker, Sammy Kershaw and Gene Watson, Kevin Charles and Brant Croucher on Saturday, June, 30th 2012.
General admission tickets benefitting CCA will be available beginning Friday, April 20th at 10 a.m. for $40 each. Tickets are available online at www.shrp.com, at participating Houston-area Randalls locations, Sam Houston Race Park box office or by calling 800-211-3381. All dates, acts, and ticket prices subject to change without notice. Additional service fees apply.
CCA Texas is a non-profit marine conservation organization comprised of tens of thousands of recreational anglers and coastal outdoor enthusiasts. CCA Texas was formed in 1977 by a
small group of recreational anglers who were concerned after drastic commercial overfishing decimated Texas redfish and speckled trout populations. More than a quarter of a century later, CCA Texas continues the spirit of stewardship that started with the “Save the Redfish” campaign.
“We are extremely excited about our upcoming concert. This is a new membership drive concept for us and we are hopeful with these four well known performers that we will have a great turnout,” said Robby Byers, executive director of CCA Texas.
CCA Texas unmatched breadth and depth of volunteer involvement has made it the largest marine conservation group of its kind, enacting positive change on all levels of coastal marine conservation and management.
Saturday’s featured artist Pat Green shares the enthusiasm with CCA Texas, "I hope to help make CCA's membership drive a success by putting on a great show with some of my friends at one of my favorite venues.”
The Concert for Conservation will take place on the pavilion apron located next to Sam Houston Race Park’s grandstand and will feature performances throughout the day on the Bud Light Stage. In addition, Sam Houston Race Park will offer a variety of food and beverage concessions so that music fans can fully enjoy the experience.
“We are thrilled about establishing a partnership with CCA," said Andrea Young, Sam Houston Race Park's President. "The upcoming event is a win-win. We have a heavy hitting lineup that will provide fans with tremendous entertainment value and the proceeds will help an incredibly important cause.”
The Concert for Conservation is a general admission, standing room only, open-air, uncovered event. The show is open to all ages; Rain or Shine. Lawn chairs and blankets are allowed at all concert events. Please visit www.shrp.com for a complete list of items allowed at the venue. Lawn chairs are available for purchase for most concert events for $12 per seat.
Sam Houston Race Park is Houston’s premier racing and entertainment facility, located just 15 minutes from downtown Houston, and offers a variety of attractions including 19 luxury suites overlooking the race track, The Pavilion Centre, and award-winning dining options at the Winner’s Circle Restaurant and the Champion Energy Services Jockey Club. Sam Houston Race Park Platinum Partners include Bud Light and Champion Energy Services. For more information on upcoming shows, events and tickets, please visit www.shrp.com.
General Admission*: $40 (Price does not include applicable fees) Children 12 and Under Get In FREE
Your ticket includes a One Year Membership - CCA Texas:
(Already have a membership? Your membership will be extended one full year courtesy of CCA Texas)
Gates: 2:30 PM
Show Time: 3:30 PM
Tickets are not available online after Midnight on the day before the show or event. Tickets will be available at the box office.
CCA · TEXAS Presents Concert For Conservation
All tickets are standing room only! Lawn chairs welcome.
RAIN OR SHINE
For more information or reservations please call 1-800-211-3381.
Tickets Also Available at:
- Sam Houston Race Park
- Via Phone: 1-800-211-3381
- Participating Houston Area Randalls Stores
All dates, times, acts, and ticket prices are subject to change without notice.