The Calamity Janes will perform at the Feb. 27 country jam at Luckenbach Dancehall.

LUCKENBACH — The Barbara Leatherwood Fight for the Cure will present a country jam at Luckenbach Dancehall from 7 to 11:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 27.

The event will feature The Calamity Janes; singer/songwriter Dale Houston, who spent most of his life around Merle Haggard, most recently touring with David Frizzell; Tim Atwood, a fixture at the Grand Ole Opry for nearly 40 years; Texas recording artist Richie Allbright, whose vocals are said to be a blend of Merle Haggard and David Allen Coe; and singer/songwriter Bernie Nelson, who penned hits including “Daddy Never Was The Cadillac Kind.”

Advance tickets to the event are $18 for general admission, $28 for VIP. Tickets at the door will be $23 for general admission, $33 for VIP. Admission for ovarian cancer survivors is free.

The event will feature a silent auction, and a limited number of attendees will have the opportunity to tour Merle Haggard’s 2008 Super Chief Tour Bus for $5. 

All proceeds will benefit the Texas National Ovarian Cancer Coalition and Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance.

For information, visit www.facebook.

com/battleovariancancer or call 254-833-2444.

Tickets are available at

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.