Tracy Lawrence Recruited for 8th Annual Charity Event to Benefit the Dickinson County Craig Morgan Foundation

Tracy Lawrence Recruited for 8th Annual Charity Event to Benefit the Dickinson County Craig Morgan Foundation

Country music star and award winning TV host, CRAIG MORGAN, has invited fellow country music friend Tracy Lawrence to join him in concert July 20 for his 8th annual charity event, benefitting the Dickson County Craig Morgan Foundation. Additional performers are expected to announce in the coming weeks.

The family-friendly festivities kick off at 8 a.m. on Sunday, July 20th in Dickson. The morning will start with a hair-raising motocross exhibition from several of motocross' top celebrities and competitors, followed by a group trail ride and lunch. Motocross stars participating this year include Kevin Windham, Malcolm Stewart, Destry Abbott, Fred Andrews, Randy Hawkins, Andrew Short, and Larry Ward. KTM-Sportmotorcycle will join for this year's ride, bringing along their factory rig plus new 2015 bikes to test-drive onsite.

Later that night, fans can catch Craig along with Tracy Lawrence for a won't-want-to-miss outdoor concert on the Dickson War Memorial Lawn. A live and silent auction will also take place at the concert.

Multi-platinum selling country star Tracy Lawrence is widely known for his standout hits including "Paint Me A Birmingham," "Time Marches On," "Alibis," and "Find Out Who Your Friends Are." The entertainer has enjoyed twenty-two songs on the Billboard top ten charts with eighteen number one singles, selling over thirteen million albums.

All proceeds from the celebrity off-road trail ride and concert will benefit the Dickson County Craig Morgan Foundation. The organization's primary goal is to assist foster children in Dickson County and throughout Middle Tennessee. Both events are open to the public. Event tickets are available at CraigMorgan.com and all Dickson Tri-Star Bank locations.

Craig Morgan Charity Weekend
Celebrity Off-Road Trail Ride

Date: July 20, 2014
Location: Paul Allen Farm 1286 Bell Hollow Rd Vanleer, TN
Registration Opens: 8:00 AM
Autograph Session: 9:00 AM
Trials Show: 9:30 AM
Ride Start Time: 10:00 AM
Riders to include: Kevin Windham, Malcolm Stewart, Destry Abbott, Fred Andrews, Randy Hawkins, Andrew Short and Larry Ward

Craig Morgan and Tracy Lawrence Concert and Silent Auction
Date: July 20, 2014
Location: Dickson War Memorial Lawn 200 Center Ave. Dickson, TN 37055
Silent Auction Opens: 5:00 PM
Gates Open: 6:00 PM
Concert Start Time: 8:00 PM
Performers to include: Craig Morgan and Tracy Lawrence

One of country music's best-loved artists, Craig Morgan has made a name for himself with massive radio airplay of his signature hits: "Bonfire," "Almost Home," "Redneck Yacht Club," "That's What I Love About Sunday," "International Harvester" and "This Ole Boy." He's recently released his new album The Journey (Livin' Hits), featuring the soulful single "Wake Up Lovin' You," on Black River Entertainment. Craig received one of country music's highest honors when he was inducted as a member of the Grand Ole Opry in 2008. Prior to becoming a country music and TV sensation, Craig Morgan spent seventeen years serving our country in the Army and Army Reserves. He is an avid supporter of America's military personnel and a recipient of the 2006 USO Merit Award. In addition to a prolific country music career, he hosts the award-winning show "Craig Morgan: All Access Outdoors," airing on Outdoor Channel. For more information on Craig Morgan, visit www.craigmorgan.com and engage with him on Facebook, Instagramand Twitter.

The idea for The Dickson County Craig Morgan Foundation was born while Craig Morgan was serving as an Assistant Sheriff's Deputy in Dickson, TN and named for his wife Karen's father. The organization, a component fund of the 501c3 Craig Morgan Dickson County Educational Foundation, will support foster children in Dickson County and throughout Middle Tennessee. Craig's continuing charitable mission is to eventually build and maintain a home in Dickson County Tennessee for temporarily displaced children in Tennessee's 23rd District (5 counties) and to provide lasting funding for the home. His long-term goal is to start additional Billy's Place homes around the country. The annual Craig Morgan Charity Weekend has raised $250,000 the last four years in support of The Dickson County Craig Morgan Foundation and other children's welfare organizations.

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