NASHVILLE, Tenn. – (April 8, 2014) – “The Rock Stars of Bluegrass,” Dailey & Vincent, in partnership with
Springer Mountain Farms and The Ryman Auditorium, announce the launch of a special fan-engaging sweepstakes in conjunction with the duo’s performance July 17, 2014 during Bluegrass Nights at the famed Ryman Auditorium. The sweepstakes officially launches on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 10 a.m. and offers an exclusive Nashville experience prize pack to one lucky winner and a guest, compliments of Springer Mountain Farms.
Springer Mountain Farms President Gus Arrendale strongly believes in a family-centric healthy lifestyle in everything from good food to good music. “These artists stay true to the tradition of pure bluegrass music, just like Springer Mountain Farms stays pure with antibiotic-free chicken,” he said.
Running from April 8 – June 27, with the winner announcement on June 30, the sweepstakes will offer a prize package full of one-of-a-kind Nashville experiences and activities, including:
- Transportation for two to Nashville
- Hotel accommodations for four nights
- Tickets to the Ryman Auditorium for July 17 to see Dailey & Vincent perform Ryman Bluegrass Nights
- Pre-show reception meet & greet with Dailey & Vincent
- Tickets to the Grand Ole Opry for the night of July 18
- A Music City Backstage Attraction pass which includes admission to the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Ryman daytime tour, Frist Center for visual arts and more
- Official Music City Gift Bag
Participants may visit the contest page powered through the Nashville Music City tourism page to be entered into the sweepstakes: http://www.visitmusiccity.com/form.aspx?formid=37. Fans may also visit Dailey & Vincent’s website to enter the sweepstakes or to see a complete list of tour dates. For the complete schedule of this year’s Springer Mountain Farms Bluegrass Nights at the Ryman, Thursdays, June 26 - July 31, visit the page here.
About Dailey & Vincent:
as “The Rock Stars of Bluegrass,” the Dailey & Vincent duo has been hailed
throughout the music industry as one of the most exciting, reputable and elite
Bluegrass bands in America, having won numerous awards for their uniquely
contagious and riveting music, including:
13 IBMA Awards (International Bluegrass Music Awards) as 3-time
“Entertainer of the Year,” 3-time “Vocal Group of the Year” and “Album of the
3 Grammy Award Nominations including nomination for the 2014 “Bluegrass Album of the Year;” and; 2 Dove Awards for “Bluegrass Album of the Year.”
Prior to forming the duo in 2007, both Jamie Dailey and Darrin Vincent were already seasoned veterans in the Bluegrass world, having garnered great personal success. A 4-time IBMA ‘Vocalist of the Year’ award winner, Dailey sang and performed with groups such as Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver. Vincent has accumulated 5 GRAMMY Awards and has been voted Bluegrass Bass Player of the Year 4 years in a row (2009-20012) and is a former band member for over than 10 years to the GRAMMY Award-winning Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder. Both have performed alongside famous acts such as Dolly Parton, Vince Gill, Emmylou Harris and more. The duo performs over 120 shows per year with an 85% sell-out rate in the United States and presently resides at #34 on Pollstar’s “Concert Pulse.”
For more information about Dailey & Vincent, visit www.daileyandvincent.com.
About Ryman Auditorium:
A National Historic Landmark, Ryman Auditorium was built as a tabernacle by Captain Thomas G. Ryman in 1892, served as the home of the Grand Ole Opry from 1943-74, and was completely renovated in 1994. The Ryman is open for tours during the day and at night offers a wide variety of entertainment performances, just has it has for over 120 years. The venue was voted the 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 Pollstar Theatre of the Year. Ryman Auditorium is owned by Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc. (NYSE: RHP), a Nashville-based REIT that also owns and operates the Grand Ole Opry, and 650 AM WSM. For more information, visit www.ryman.com
About Springer Mountain Farms:
Springer Mountain Farms is a Mt. Airy, Ga.-based poultry producer built on strong family values that promises the healthiest, most flavorful and top quality chickens on the market. The family-owned business was the first poultry company in America to be certified by the American Humane Association for the humane treatment of chickens. Springer Mountain Farms’ chickens are raised on a pesticide-free vegetarian diet without the use of antibiotics, steroids, growth stimulants or hormones. To learn more, visit www.SpringerMountainFarms.com or mobile at m.springermountainfarms.com. Find us on Facebook, Twitter @springermtnfarm and Pinterest.read more