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.

For more information, visit www.granderiver.com.