2011 Boots, Bourbon & Brew

October 25, 2011 1:15 pm

The Lexington Cancer Foundation’s Boots, Bourbon, and Brew presented by Paul Miller Ford Mazda Auto Outlet

It’s time to mosey on over to Buster’s for a little dancin’, a little grub, all for a good cause.

LEXINGTON, KY – Oct. 21, 2011The third annual Boots, Bourbon, and Brew will be held on Friday, Nov. 18, 2011 at Buster’s Backroom and Billiards in Lexington, Ky.  The event starts at 8 p.m. and will last until 12:30 a.m..  The event will feature a beer and bourbon tasting.  A barbeque dinner by Lexington’s Texas Roadhouse will be served and guests will enjoy music by Kentucky’s own Nappy Roots and Nashville’s Savannah.

Kentucky’s own Nappy Roots will entertain the Boots, Bourbon & Brew guest.

Kentucky’s own Nappy Roots will entertain the Boots, Bourbon & Brew guest.

Nappy Roots is an American alternative Southern rap quintet that got its start in Bowling Green, Ky. The group hit fame with their 2002 multi-platinum album “Watermelon, Chicken & Gritz.” In 2003, Nappy Roots was nominated for a Grammy for Best Rap Song/collaboration for their Song “Po’Folks”.

Savannah is an up-and-coming group from Nashville. Formed in 2010, Savannah is comprised of singers/songwriters Nick Smith and Amanda Allen. In Nashville, they can be found performing and entertaining audiences at The Ryman, Cadillac Ranch, The Stage, Legends Corner and many more. This will be Savannah’s first performance in Kentucky.

 

Savannah will take the stage first to play Country music hits for Boots, Bourbon & Brew guests.

Savannah will take the stage first to play Country music hits for Boots, Bourbon & Brew guests.

 

Raffle tickets will be available for purchase at the door for $10 per item. Items include a case of Maker’s Mark Bourbon, a case of Woodford Reserve Bourbon, and much more.

Two floor seats, directly behind Coach John Calipari, to a 2011/2012 UK men’s home basketball game will be auctioned off.

Tickets are $75 per person, $125 per couple, or $750 for a table of ten (limited) and can be purchased online or by calling 888.388.2620.   All proceeds raised benefit the Lexington Cancer Foundation.

This event is presented by the Foundation’s Pegasus Board.  The Pegasus Board is comprised of a group of young women with an interest in philanthropy and raising funds in the fight against cancer in support of the Foundation’s mission.

Paul Miller Ford Mazda Auto Outlet is the presenting sponsor of the event.  Additional sponsors include Texas Roadhouse, Verizon Wireless, UK Healthcare, Kentucky Basketball Academy, Mod Boutique, Monkee’s of Lexington, Stephens Instrumentals, Brandon Richardson, Carpet One, Bank of Lexington, Central Baptist Hospital, Pediatric Adolescent and Associates and many more.  Special thanks to Kentucky Eagle Distributing, Southern Wine and Spirits, and Republic National Beverage.

The Lexington Cancer Foundation is a non-profit organization whose philanthropic mission is to create awareness and raise funds in the fight against cancer.  The Foundation is also dedicated to improving the quality of healthcare for cancer patients. For more information contact the Foundation office at 859-388-2620 or go to www.lexingtonfoundation.org.

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