Mark your calendar and get your tickets before they're gone!
Looking for a relaxing evening, delicious fare, incredible singer-songwriter talent, and the perfect Leiper's Fork setting? LOOK NO FURTHER!
Join us as long-time High Hopes supporter and prolific country and pop music songwriter, Barry Dean & friends light up the Green's Grocery stage to benefit the children and families of High Hopes!
Barry is a prolific country and pop music songwriter based out of Nashville, Tennessee. Currently, Dean has written two No. 1 singles with "Pontoon", and "Day Drinking", a Top 40 hit with "Girls Chase Boys" (Ingrid Michaelson) and a long list of other songwriting successes to his name. He has co-written many hit radio singles and had songs recorded by Jason Aldean, Charlotte Church, Billy Currington, Brett Eldredge, Hunter Hayes, Toby Keith, Alison Krauss, Little Big Town, Reba McEntire, Jake Owen, Thomas Rhett, LeAnn Rimes, Carrie Underwood and more.
Natalie Hemby is an American country music songwriter and singer from Nashville, TN. She has written songs for Lee Ann Womack, Eli Young Band, Toby Keith, Miranda Lambert, Sunny Sweeney and Little Big Town. The Academy of Country Music Award Winner has accumulated five #1Billboard singles during her career including: "White Liar" and "Only Prettier" by Lambert, "Pontoon" and "Tornado" by Little Big Town, "Drinks After Work" by Keith and "Automatic" by Miranda Lambert. Now, Natalie's stepping into her own spotlight and releasing her debut solo album, "Puxico".
David Hodges is a songwriter, producer, composer, keyboardist, and vocalist from Little Rock Arkansas. He has won a pair of Grammy Awards as a member of the alt-rock band Evanescence and has sold over 60 million albums. The award-winning artist has written songs for some of the biggest names in country music including: Reba McEntire, Chris Daughtry, and Carrie Underwood. Some of his most well-known songs include "Because of You" by both Kelly Clarkson & Reba McEntire and "What About Now" performed by Chris Daughtry.
UP FOR LIVE AUCTION AT THE EVENT:
Hand penned lyrics of
"God's Will" written by Barry Dean, recorded by Martina McBride
"Humble & Kind" written by Lori McKenna, recorded by Tim McGraw 2016 CMA Song of the Year ~ 2016 AMA Favorite Country Song ~ 2017 Grammy for Best Country Song
This annual event is a fan favorite and guaranteed to be a sell-out, so get your tickets before they're gone!
Seating is limited ~ purchase early for the best available seating.
Thanks to our SPONSORS
ARIA Alison Pagliara
Paul & Brandy Varney
Brett & Allyson Williams
Interlude Tennessee Equine Hospital
Dr. Daxx Dunn Family Vision
The Katherine Dean Family
Special Thanks to:
Fred Bergman Photography
Strings & Stories 2016 was a HUGE SUCCESS!
Many thanks to all who came out to enjoy the musical stylings of our artists while supporting a GREAT CAUSE!
2016 Saturday, February 27th
6:00 pm Green's Grocery 4345 Old Hillsboro Road
Join us for a fun evening as we enjoy artists in their element!
Singers and songwriters belong on the stage, and that's just where you will find them on February 27th at Green's Grocery.
Always a lively and entertaining event, Strings & Stories puts you up close and personal with singer-songwriters at a down-home venue in Leipers Fork.