Alan Jackson Dedicating Concert To Families Of WV Miners


Alan Jackson is dedicating his May 22nd concert in Charleston, West Virgina to the families who lost loved ones in the Upper Big Branch Mining Disaster. The profits from this show will be donated to the Montcoal Mining Disaster Fund.

Ticket prices for seating in specific sections of the Charleston Civic Center have been reduced to $20.

“This is a very wonderful donation from Alan and, on behalf of our state, I’m honored for our miners, their families and the rescue workers,” West Virginia Gov. Joe Manchin said. “Alan is a world-famous entertainer who has never forgotten his small-town roots and the importance of family.”

Also performing at this concert is Josh Turner and Chris Young.