Update: Adam Wainwright and Musical Artists to Perform at Boondocks Concert Feb. 6 in Springfield, Illinois
Update: At the time of writing the original story, Dallas Davidson was the only cast member, but since then Dylan Marlowe and Rachel Wammack have been added and former Cardinals pitcher Jason Isringhausen will be there.
Original story with additions:
Those who miss the opportunity to see players this time of year like they would have at the Winter Warm-Up will be happy to know they can see Adam Wainwright and singer/songwriter Dallas Davidson at the Boondocks in Springfield. , Illinois on Sunday, February 2. 6, 2022. This will be a live musical event featuring Davidson as well as a two-hour autograph session with Wainwright.
Jason Isringhausen will also sign autographs.
“After the unfortunate cancellation of the annual Winter Warm-Up event earlier this month, I’m so excited to have the opportunity to have this time to connect with Cardinals fans during the offseason.”
Wainwright still has a charity booth at the Winter Warm-Up and he wanted to do this gig to help the charities he works with. Big league impact.
“The work we do with Big League Impact has affected and impacted millions of people in the United States and around the world,” says Wainwright. “We’re thrilled to bring our Big League Impact community together for this fun event and hopefully raise lots of money so we can continue our efforts to help people meet their most basic human needs.”
Doors will open at 1:30 p.m. and the event will begin with an autograph signing line from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. The event will also include a two-hour autograph window, where each attendee will have the opportunity to chat with Wainwright as he signs personal items; participants must provide their own article to sign.
Davidson is from Georgia like Wainwright, actually living near it. His songwriting won Davidson Billboard’s Hot Country Music Songwriter award in 2010. Davidson received the 2012 ACM Songwriter of the Year award; a 2012 ACM nominee for Song of the Year (for “Just a Kiss”); 2011 BMI Country Awards Songwriter of the Year with Rhett Akins.
He is also the recipient of three CMA Triple Play Awards, given to songwriters who write three number one singles in one year. Davidson is the president of the Georgia Music Foundation.
He wrote Trace Adkins’ “Honky Tonk Badonkadonk” which reached number 2 on the country charts in early 2006. Davidson co-wrote the Brad Paisley-Keith Urban duet “Start a Band”, which reached number 1 in January 2009; co-wrote Billy Currington’s “That’s How Country Boys Roll”, which went to number 1 in 2010.
Other singles co-written by Davidson include Brooks & Dunn’s “Put a Girl in It”; “Gimmie That Girl” by Joe Nichols; “All About Tonight” by Blake Shelton; “All Over Me” by Josh Turner; “Rain is a Good Thing” by Luke Bryan; “If Heaven Wasn’t So Far Away” by Justin Moore; “Just a Kiss” and “We Owned the Night” by Lady Antebellum; “Country Girl (Shake It for Me)” by Luke Bryan.] In 2013, he co-wrote Randy Houser’s “Runnin’ Outta Moonlight”, Aaron Lewis’ “Granddaddy’s Gun” and Craig Campbell’s “Keep Them Kisses Comin'”.
Proceeds from the event will benefit Big League Impact’s mission to help people meet basic human needs like food, clean water, medical care, shelter, and education in an effort to save lives. lives, restore dignity and inspire hope.
HEALTH AND SAFETY PROTOCOLS: Masks must be worn at all times during the autograph session and during the concert, except when actively eating or drinking.
Big League Impact, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that partners with professional athletes to help people meet basic human needs like food, clean water, medical care , housing and education with the aim of saving lives, restoring dignity and giving hope. Founded in 2013 by St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright, the organization works with 80 MLB players and has raised more than $6.8 million for the athlete cause.
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