Gospel Music Hall of Fame members and award winning family group The Hoppers will be coming to McNair Field two days before The Owls begin their preseason games with a Gospel concert sponsored by The Forest City Owls. Thursday Night, May 24, at 7PM The American quartet led by Roger Quarry, will perform as an opening act to the Award winning Hoppers. Doors open at 6PM.
The Hoppers are all about classic family harmony and staying true to their Southern Gospel roots. They have been nominated for four GMA Dove awards. "We can think of no better way to represent The Owls and who we are trying to become in the community, than to have the legendary Hoppers perform" said Becky Dangel, owner of The Owls. "We hope this is the beginning of many more activities at McNair Field this year and for years to come."
All tickets will be either $12.50 or $17.50 plus tax for grandstand or Box seats and all seats will be first come first serve. Tickets available now at www.foundationshows.com or at the ICC box office. For large church groups who want to be together, or for someone interested in renting the Owls perch for a group, call the Owls at 828-345-0000.