LADY ANTEBELLUM AND SAM HUNT PERFORMING AT THE 2015 DICK'S SPORTING GOODS OPEN!

 Seven-Time Grammy Award Winning Lady Antebellum to Perform at the DICK’S Sporting Goods Open on the McIntosh Soundstage

Limited Number of Tickets Go On Sale Friday February 13th

 

(VESTAL, NY) – Broome County Community Charities, Inc. is proud to announce the entertainment for the 2015 DICK’S Sporting Goods Open.  DICK’S Sporting Goods will host seven-time Grammy Award Winners and multi-platinum artists, Lady Antebellum on their Wheels Up Tour.  They will be joined by Special Guest Sam Hunt.  The concert will take place greenside following the completion of the First Round of Play on Friday August 28th on the McIntosh Soundstage.   

 

Lady Antebellum is one of country music’s most award-winning groups.  Since Lady Antebellum won the Country Music Association Award’s New Artist of the Year Award in 2008, they have accumulated numerous more awards, including their first Grammy in 2010 for Best Country Performance by Duo or Group with Vocals.  At the 2010 Country Music Awards, Lady Antebellum became the first artist in CMA Award history to receive the Single of the Year honor for two consecutive years. Along with their seven Grammys, they recently won the 2015 People’s Choice Award for Choice Country Group, beating out the Band Perry, Florida Georgia Line, Rascal Flats, and our own 2014 entertainment, the Zac Brown Band.  Their list of awards includes Billboard Awards, CMA’s, AMA’s, and many more.  Additional information can be found at www.ladyantebellum.com.

 

Joining Lady Antebellum on this leg of their tour is newcomer Sam Hunt.   Hunt began his career in country music as a songwriter, scoring hits for Kenny Chesney and Keith Urban.  His debut album, “Montevallo,” debuted at number 1 on Billboard Top Country and number 3 on Billboard Top 200.  His Lipstick Graffiti Tour, announced in November, has already sold out most of its tour dates. 

 

The 2015 DICK’S Sporting Goods Open will be hosted at the En-Joie Golf Course in Endicott, NY August 24th – 30th.  Tickets will go on sale Friday February 13th at 9AM at dsgopen.com and a DICK’S Sporting Goods Store near you.  The $50 ticket will allow the holder to enjoy both Friday’s First Round of Champions Tour Golf and the Friday Night Concert on the McIntosh Soundstage.   

 

For Sponsorship and Ticket information, please call the Tournament Office at (607)205-1500.

 

 

Media Contacts:

John Karedes/ Tournament Director / DICK’S Sporting Goods Open

607.205.1500

john@dsgopen.com