HINCKLEY -- The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band will bring "Mr. Bojangles," "Fishin' In The Dark" and other hits to its show at 2 p.m. June 28 at the Grand Casino Hinckley Amphitheater.
Tickets for the event, which will also feature other live performances before and after the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, are $15. Call Ticketmaster at (651) 989-5151, contact any Ticketmaster outlet or visit ticketmaster.com for tickets.
With three Grammy awards and two platinum albums since forming in California in 1965, the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band is famous for classics like "Make a Little Magic," "Voila! An American Dream," "Long Hard Road," "Partners, Brothers and Friends" and "Modern Day Romance." The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band had an important role in transforming folk-rock into country-rock and has influenced such bands as the Eagles and Alabama.
The concert is part of the ninth annual Minnesota Vikings Ride for Life event. About 3,000 motorcyclists will ride from Minneapolis and St. Cloud to the concert and party at Grand Casino Hinckley.
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