Oak Park River Forest Food Pantry Benefit with St. Paul & the Broken Bones, Jon Langford, Skyway Man
The benefit for the Oak Park River Forest Food Pantry begins at 6:30 pm. Showtimes are Skyway Man at 7 pm, Jon Langford at 8 pm, St. Paul & the Broken Bones at 9:15 pm.
Tickets: $175, includes appetizers and drinks (beer, wine, and signature cocktail).
PLEASE NOTE: TICKETS ARE BEING SOLD BY THE FOOD PANTRY AT BROWN PAPER TICKETS http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3043435 THEY WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE HERE AT FITZGERALD'S OR ON TICKETWEB.
On Saturday, November 18th, enjoy the distinctive sound and soulful grit of St. Paul and The Broken Bones at FitzGerald's (Berwyn) to raise money for Oak Park River Forest Food Pantry. The Alabama-based group transcends genres, combining bits of funk, gospel, rock, and soul. St. Paul and The Broken Bones has toured throughout the United States and Europe and performed at major music festivals like Coachella and Lollapalooza. They were also chosen by The Rolling Stones to open two of their 2015 stadium shows.
Plus opening sets by Skyway Man at 7 pm and Jon Langford (Waco Brothers, The Mekons) at 8 pm.
Proceeds from the two-day concert event will directly benefit the nearly 50,000 individuals Oak Park River Forest Food Pantry serves every year. Prior concerts have sold out very quickly, so get your tickets now!
Special thanks to WXRT, The Moller Family Foundation and Bill and Emily Reedy for bringing this incredible Southern talent to the Windy City to help feed our hungry neighbors.
About the Pantry: Oak Park River Forest Food Pantry provides hunger relief programs and services to residents of 13 zip codes, including the West Side of Chicago and many of its surrounding suburbs. Last year, the Pantry distributed over 1 MILLION pounds of food! Beyond helping provide emergency allotments of food, the Food Pantry supports vital anti-hunger services and programs like nutrition education, home delivered groceries, and help connecting to benefits. For more information on Oak Park River Forest Food Pantry, please visit www.oprffoodpantry.org.