Louisville, KY, April 15, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Legend to celebrate birthday with free concert during GIE+EXPO.
Charlie Daniels will celebrate a milestone birthday on the GIE+EXPO stage at 4th Street Live! in downtown Louisville during GIE+EXPO 2011. Daniels is set to perform on Friday, October 28th at 9:00 p.m. Concert admission is free.
Daniels is a Grammy-award winning country music and southern rock legend. He is most known for his No. 1 country hit, “The Devil Went Down to Georgia.” He was inducted into the Grand Ole Opry in 2008 solidifying his place in country music history.
“The GIE+EXPO concert series is always a crowd favorite with exhibitors and attendees alike,” said Warren Sellers, GIE+EXPO Show Director. “The GIE+EXPO crowd is in for a real treat as we help celebrate Charlie Daniels’ birthday.”
The Davisson Brothers will open for Daniels, taking the stage at 8:00 p.m. They are a country music group whose self-titled debut album charted on the Top Country Albums. Concert goers will recognize their country hit, “Foot Stompin.”
GIE+EXPO is set for Thursday, October 27 – Saturday, October 29 at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, KY. The international tradeshow is sponsored by the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute, Inc. (OPEI); Professional Landcare Network (PLANET) and the Professional Grounds Management Society (PGMS). Hardscape North America will be co-located on the show floor on the same dates.
An early-bird registration fee of $10 is being offered until September 14. After that, pre-registration will be $25. The onsite registration fee will be $50. Go to www.gie-expo.com to register and learn more about show updates and features. For additional information call 800-558-8767.
About the Venue
Fourth Street Live! is Louisville’s premier dining and entertainment district featuring a mix of leading national and regional restaurants and clubs. A variety of great food and drinks abounds at 4th Street Live! – from pub-style food to more upscale eateries. Grab a martini and dinner at Red Star Tavern, have a few beers and a burger at Hard Rock Café or some famous Kentucky bourbon at Maker’s Mark. In need of a laugh? Check out the Improv Comedy Club & Dinner Theater. Located downtown, 4th Street Live! will become party central for GIE+EXPO. For more information or to make dinner reservations, visit www.4thstlive.com.