On Saturday, January 23, 2016 from 4:00 – 9:00 p.m., Bradenton’s Knights of Columbus, St. Josephs Council 5604, will be presenting a live rock-and-roll concert called “A Knight of Rock” at Mixon Fruit Farms featuring the Survivors of Rock and GoodByEddie. The purpose of the event is to raise money to create a Catholic Charities Sugar Bowl Fund to help local families suffering from an economic hardship. Local favorite GoodByEddie, headed by local music legend Doug Henderson, will open the concert at 4:30 p.m. At 7:00 p.m. the iconic Survivors of Rock will take the stage featuring former members of Iron Butterfly, Captain Beyond, Alice Cooper, Thee Image, Spiral Staircase, Curtis Mayfield, James Brown, Blues Image and Cactus.
Food, beverages, beer and wine will be available for purchase and band members will be available for meeting and autographs at the end of show. A limited number of tickets are available at Mixon Fruit Farms and through Bradenton area Knights of Columbus Councils for a donation of just $10.00 each. Sponsorship opportunities are also available for individuals and businesses wanting to do more to help this worthwhile cause. Mixon Fruit Farms is located 10 minutes west of I-75 at 2525 27th Street East in Bradenton. Seating will be limited so concert goers may wish to bring their own chairs. For more information go to Knights of Columbus on the web, email Richard at firstname.lastname@example.org or give Richard a call at 941-773-1061.
Click play below for a preview of GoodByEddie performing “Love Somebody Like You:”
Everyone at Heintz & Becker is excited to spread the word about this fantastic fundraising event. It’s events like these that make our local community one of the very best in the entire State of Florida. We hope that everyone attending has a great time and remind concert goers to plan ahead to make sure they get there and get home safely.