Darryl Worley’s 13th Annual Tennessee River Run Focuses on Service and Family
SAVANNAH, Tenn. — June 10, 2014 — Building on their history of having raised more than $1.4 million to help others, Darryl Worley and his team of volunteers have announced plans for this year’s Tennessee River Run events. They will host the 13th Annual Tennessee River Run concert, presented by Bumpus Harley-Davidson, in downtown Savannah on Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014. Gates will open at noon, along with children’s games and activities. The Ben Parker Project will perform just after 1 p.m., followed by Crossroads, Cruzer, Surviving Allison, Bryan Moffitt Band and Dead Horse. Worley’s performance will close out the event that night.
Concert tickets will go on sale on Monday, June 16. They will be available at the Darryl Worley Foundation Office at 325 Main St. in Savannah, Hardin County Convention and Visitors Bureau, all banks in Hardin County and Bumpus Harley-Davidson in Jackson. Individuals can pay with a credit card by calling 866-484-3877 or using PayPal at www.tnriverrun.org or www.darrylworleyfoundation.org. Adult tickets are $15 until the day of the show and $20 at the gate. Tickets for those seven to 12 are $10. Children six and younger can enter free with a paying adult. Those who would like to make a donation to the Darryl Worley Foundation can make the gift online at www.darrylworleyfoundation.org.
There also are several additional Tennessee River Run events that support work of the Darryl Worley Foundation. The Darryl Worley and Friends Songwriters in the Round Gala will be held Friday, Aug. 8, on the lawn of the historic home of Savannah Mayor Bob Shutt and his wife. Dinner will be at 6:00 p.m., with music beginning at 6:45 p.m. Sponsorship tables for 10 people are $3,500 for a golden circle table, $750 for a corporate table and $100 for an individual ticket. Reservations are available by calling 731-607-3375 or 731-926-5076.
Three Darryl Worley and Friends Songwriters’ Events raise money for the Darryl Worley Foundation throughout the summer. They are scheduled for Bumpus Harley-Davidson of Collierville on Tuesday, June 24, Bumpus Harley-Davidson of Murfreesboro on Tuesday, July 15 and Bumpus Harley-Davidson of Jackson on Tuesday, July 22.
The Tennessee River Run “A Good Day to Ride” Motorcycle Ride will be on Saturday, June 28. The ride will begin at Pickwick Landing State Park and have stops in Saltillo and Henderson before ending at Bumpus Harley-Davidson in Jackson for music and fun. The cost is $25 for first rider and $20 for an additional rider.
The motorcycle poker run and arts and crafts fair are scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 9. The TRR Golf Tournament will be Friday, Aug. 15 at Shiloh Golf Course in Adamsville. The Pickwick Parrot Heads will host the TRR Boat Poker Run on Saturday, Aug. 16. The 5K and bass tournament (www.theworley.org) will be held on Saturday, Sept. 6.