Friday, July 20, 2018
Wynonna and The Big Noise to Rock Vernon Downs July 27th
Benefit Concert will Support Food Bank of Central New York
Vernon, N.Y. – July 20, 2018 – It will be all about good music and a great cause at Vernon Downs on Friday, July 27th.
Wynonna and The Big Noise will perform a special benefit concert to benefit the Food Bank of Central New York. Wynonna will give the crowd at Vernon Downs an unforgettable experience delivering hits from her debut album with her new band, The Big Noise. All ticket sales will be donated to the organization and Vernon Downs owner Jeff Gural has generously pledged to personally donate $15 for every ticket sold. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and the concert, sponsored by Pepsi, kicks off at 8 p.m.
“The Food Bank of Central New York is a fantastic organization that feeds families all over our region, donating nearly 39,000 pounds of food every day,” Mr. Gural said. “They’re making a major difference in the daily lives of those in need, and we’re happy to help support them in that important work.”
Mr. Gural and Vernon Downs have set a goal of $100,000. Tickets are $15, and are on sale now on Ticketmaster.com and the Vernon Downs Hotel Casino Player’s Club.
In addition to its video lottery terminals, Vernon Downs offers live harness racing, concerts and other entertainment. Jeff Gural owns Vernon Downs in Vernon, NY and Tioga Downs in Nichols, NY. In the last decade, Tioga Downs and Vernon Downs have created more than 1,000 family-sustaining jobs. For more information on Vernon Downs, please visit www.vernondowns.com.