PRESS RELEASE – The Lake Erie Crushers are pleased to announce that Lake Erie Harley Davidson presents country music superstar Alan Jackson live to benefit the Boys and Girls Club of Lorain County at All Pro Freight Stadium on Thursday, July 15 at 6 p.m., with gates opening at 5 p.m.
Tickets will go on sale for the event at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 5 at the All Pro Freight Stadium box office, over the phone at (440) 934-3636 and through the Lake Erie Crushers website http://www.lakeeriecrushers.com. All phone and electronic orders will include a $1 service fee per ticket purchased.
Field seating can be purchased for $45. Tickets in the main seating bowl of the stadium will cost $35.
Alan Jackson has been playing country music for over 20 years and has posted 57 songs on the Billboard Top 40 Country chart. 34 of those have reached number one status. Jackson’s newest album, “Freight Train,” was released on March 30 by Arista Nashville records and had sold over 148,000 copies as of May 19.
“We’re very happy to be bringing a big name like Alan Jackson to All Pro Freight Stadium to support the Boys and Girls Club of Lorain County,” Crushers general manager Ryan Gates said. “It will provide a wonderful opportunity for the people to be entertained and support a great cause at the same time. Furthermore it continues to highlight the ballpark as a venue for more than just baseball and we will continue to look for ways to showcase the community and region through All Pro Freight Stadium.”
The programs of the Boys and Girls Club of Lorain County help youth develop into responsible citizens by providing real skills, igniting passions, and inspiring confidence about their future.
The Lake Erie Crushers, the 2009 Frontier League Champions, play ball at All Pro Freight Stadium located in Avon, OH. Beginning in 2010, All Pro Freight Stadium will also be home to the Cleveland State University baseball team. The Frontier League is an independent baseball league with 12 teams operating throughout the Midwest. Season tickets for the 2010 season are on sale now! For more information on tickets, promotions and team news, visit the team website at http://www.LakeErieCrushers.com or call 440-934-3636.