MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A very special musical benefit is coming up this weekend in Marquette at the Ore Dock Brewing Company.
Tom Hyslop, co-organizer of the “Kickin’ The Blues” benefit concert, joined The SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about the event and encourage listeners to take part.
Hyslop explained that all proceeds raised at the day’s events will benefit the Daniel Olson Memorial Scholarship Fund and the Sean Costello Fund for Bipolar Research.
The event will run from 3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. and features the groups Jackpine, Flat Broke Blues Band, Travis Swanson & the Midnight Movers and direct from Chicago, Felix Reyes.
There will also be 50/50 raffles, door prizes, an autographed vintage guitar raffle and a huge silent auction of a wide array of music memorabilia.