Wednesday, January 10, 2018

KC & MW benefit concert in Ventura for fire victims...

Arlene Martinez ‏Verified account @avmartinez tweeted: Kevin Costner will play a benefit concert at Plaza Park in Ventura on Feb. 3. Funds raised will go to people affected by the #ThomasFire. He reached out to City hoping to help, Council member Matt LaVere said. Look for details soon @modernwest (Posted January 8, 2018)

Ventura Journal @venturajournal tweeted: Ventura officials talk rebuilding, rain and Kevin Costner benefit concert - Updates to the rebuilding process, the effort to mitigate potential landslides and a benefit concert with Kevin Costner were discussed on Monday. (Posted January 9th)

Ventura officials talk rebuilding, rain and Kevin Costner benefit concert by Arlene Martinez January 9, 2018 Excerpt: Also during the meeting, Council member Matt LaVere announced a benefit concert on Feb. 3 at Plaza Park to help Thomas Fire victims. Kevin Costner, who lived in Ventura, will be the headliner. LaVere said Costner reached out looking for ways to help. Costner will be performing with his band and several other acts will be part of the concert, LaVere said. Details will be released later.

Kevin Costner and his band to headline Thomas Fire Benefit Festival by Alicia Doyle, Special to Ventura County Star January 9, 2018 Excerpt: Thomas Fire Benefit Festival from 2-9 p.m. Feb. 3 at Plaza Park in downtown Ventura. Other performers will include Olivia Newton-John, Colbie Caillat, Super Duper KYLE and Big Bad Voodoo Daddy....100 percent of funds raised will be used to assist victims of the fire through the Ventura County Community Foundation, World Central Kitchen and the Downtown Ventura Organization’s Wildfire Victim Fund...Tickets for the concert are $40 in advance or $50 at the door. VIP tickets, good for sampling from 2-5 p.m. are $150. See article link to see what Kevin had to say:

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Tony Biasotti @TonyBiasotti Replying to @thebuhler tweeted: I have seen Kevin Costner‘s band and I can state that they are a solid group of musicians. (Posted January 9th)

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