Benefit concert to raise money for animal shelter

A benefit concert scheduled at a Palisade winery will raise money for a Grand Valley animal shelter.

The Wine and Whiskers Concert is set for 7:30 p.m. June 30 at Grande River Vineyards, located at 787 N. Elbert near Interstate Highway 70 Exit 42. Gates will open at 6:30 p.m.

Tickets sell for $15 in advance, $20 at the gate. Children under 12 will be admitted at no charge. Sponsor tables for eight, which include admission, a catered diner and wine, are available.

Proceeds from the concert featuring the acoustic Americana group Stray Grass will benefit the Roice-Hurst Humane Society.

Concert participants should bring a lawn chair and a picnic if they choose. Food from Rib City Grill will be available for purchase, as will wine, soft drinks and water. No beverages may be brought to the concert, however.

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