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Blue Highway to Host First Fan Appreciation Concert

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Blue Highway BandEmory, VA -- Premier award-winning bluegrass band Blue Highway will host a first of its kind All Request Fan Appreciation Concert on Saturday, April 30, 2016, at Emory & Henry College in Emory, Virginia. The concert will be the first outside event to be held at Emory & Henry's new $20 million McGlothlin Center for the Arts, with two show times available of 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm. The facility has six luxury boxes, a four-row balcony and four-row mezzanine, with a total capacity of 461 luxurious seats in the stunning new benchmark facility on Emory & Henry College's pristine campus set amist the rolling hills of Virginia just east of Bristol.

Fans who buy tickets to the concert will get to vote for their favorite Blue Highway songs spanning the band's 22 years and 10 studio albums. Blue Highway will perform the Top 25 Songs chosen by the fans.

Fans will choose their seats from sections named after some of Blue Highway's biggest hits:

  • Marbletown - Front Row
  • V-Bottom Boat - Orchestra
  • Sycamore Hollow - Mezzanine
  • Keen Mountain - Balcony
  • In the Gravel Yard - Floor Box Seats

Tickets within the various sections are general admission, with one section offering a special package of items.

Twelve (12) "In the Gravel Yard" VIP Box Seat Packages are available and include:

  • One (1) Luxury Box Seat
  • One (1) VIP Blue Highway Laminated Lanyard Pass
  • Three (3) New Design Blue Highway Stickers
  • One (1) $5.00 Coupon, good for $5 off one New Blue Highway T-shirt
  • One (1) 5.00 Coupon, good for $5 off Blue Highway's new upcoming album

With only 461 seats in the spectacular venue, all seat views are fantastic from box to balcony, with photos on the band's website reflecting various seat views.

Fan-centered options abound, from fans voting for their favorite songs from Blue Highway's ten studio albums as they purchase their tickets to determine the concert's official set list, to opportunities for four fans to introduce their favorite song on stage at the event, to 200 special all-you-can-eat buffet meals being made available for purchase for both the Lunch and Dinner meals on the day of event on April 30 at the beautiful Van Dyke Center overlooking the duck pond on Emory & Henry's campus. All fans attending the show are eligible to win various door prizes to be given away throughout the show, including two one-of-a-kind Grand Prizes: a Blue Highway festival chair with carry bag, and a specially designed Blue Highway Box Set of the band's albums.

The concert event will also feature special surprise guests who will perform with Blue Highway, and workshops with Blue Highway band members to be offered on Friday, April 29, the day prior to the concerts.

A vibrant page listing all the exciting details of the multi-faceted Fan Appreciation concert event is now Live on the band's website at

Tickets go on sale on Friday, March 11, 2016, with a special segment of the Blue Highway Website Store going Live with the vibrant seating and meal options at approximately 10:00 AM ET at . Additional details will be announced in the days ahead via the band's website at and via the band's Facebook page at

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