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3rd Annual Summer Jam Set for September 18, 2020


The Big Red Barn Retreat’s 3rd Annual Summer Jam  

The Big Red Barn Retreat’s 3rd Annual Summer Jam presented by Sonic Drive-In will be held on Friday, September 18, 2020 from 7-10:30 p.m. at the Palmetto Citizens Amphitheater in the Doko Meadows Park in Blythewood. Gates will open at 5 p.m. The concert will feature a live acoustic performance by country music legend, John Anderson. Keeping with a Summer Jam tradition, Carter Lybrand, a member of the military and a local country music performing artist, will open for John Anderson.

 John Anderson is a country music icon with one of the all-time great voices in country music. Anderson’s four-decade career has produced 23 albums, more than 60 singles (20 reaching the top 10), and a wealth of industry awards including induction in the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame. His No. 1 hits include “Seminole Wind,” “Wild and Blue,” “Swingin,” “Black Sheep,” and “Straight-Tequilla Night.” Anderson has a new album, Years, produced by Dan Auerbach of The Black Keys, released on April 10th, 2020. 

 There will be a variety of food vendors on site. Beer and wine sales will benefit The Big Red Barn Retreat. NO COOLERS will be allowed. Attendees are encouraged to bring blankets and chairs. All event proceeds will benefit programs, classes, and workshops provided at no cost to veterans, active duty military and their families that are struggling with military and combat-related stress issues, like PTSD.

 Tickets: General admission - $20 online in-advance; Military - $15 online advance ONLY (military ID checked at gate); Gate - $30; Children 12 and under are FREE. Cash and credit/debit will be accepted at the gate.

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