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Jackie Greene in concert at Fairytale Town

By From page B6 | August 17, 2012

El Dorado County favorite Jackie Greene will return to Fairytale Town, 3901 Land Park Drive in Sacramento for a fourth annual benefit concert on Saturday, Aug. 18.

Taking place on the park’s Mother Goose Stage, the outdoor concert supports Fairytale Town’s education programs and park improvements. Gates will open at 6:30 p.m. and the concert will begin at 8 p.m.

Tickets are on sale at fairytaletown.org. Concert tickets are $35 in August while supplies last.

Seating will be intimate and limited, similar to an outdoor music festival. Blankets are encouraged; low stadium-style chairs with legs 10-inches tall or less will be permitted.

Food and beverages will be available for purchase. Outside food or beverages, including ice chests or picnic baskets, will not be admitted.

Complete concert rules and restrictions are listed at fairytaletown.org.

Greene has a reputation for putting on an energetic live show and has earned the respect of critics and musicians across the country. He has recorded seven albums of original work and recently released a book of lyrics.

He has also been involved in many high-profile side projects and toured with well known musicians such as B.B. King, The Black Crowes, Willie Nelson, Huey Lewis and more. His music has been featured on many television shows including “Nurse Jackie” and “One Tree Hill.”

For more information visit fairytaletown.org or call 916-808-7462.

Fairytale Town is a non-profit children’s park and educational center in Land Park whose mission is to promote the imagination, creativity and education of children.

Established in 1959, Fairytale Town is home to 25 three-dimensional play sets based on favorite fairy tales and nursery rhymes, a family of 22 rare and miniature breed animals, three interactive learning gardens and two performing arts stages.

From March through October, the park is open daily from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. From November through February, the park is open Thursdays through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., weather permitting.

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