The Luke Bryan concert that had been planned for a farm in our neck of the woods is being moved.
Shannon Boerger of Springfork Farms in Irwin , a community near Springfield and Urbana, confirmed that the Sept. 27 stop of Bryan’s farm tour will not happen at her family’s farm after all.
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The website for the tour now indicates that an Ohio concert is still planned for Sept. 27, but now at a location still to be announced in the Columbus area. It says more information will be available soon.
The tour includes five other farms as well:
🤠 Sept 28 at Atkins Farm in Pesotum, Ill.
🤠 Sept. 29 at Ziel Farm in Boone, Iowa
🤠 Oct. 4 at Whitehurst Cattle Company in Archer, Fla.
🤠 Oct. 5 at Misty Morning Farms in North Augusta, S.C.
🤠 Oct. 6 at Doug Yates Farms in Ringgold, Ga.
Bryan — a judge on “American Idol” — awards college scholarships to students from farming families attending local colleges or universities near the tour stops.
More than 50 scholarships have been given out.
Bryan is a two-time Academy of Country Music and Country Music Association Entertainer of the Year, a five-time host of the ACM Awards and a NSAI Artist/Songwriter of the Year.
He was named a CMT Artist of the Year six consecutive years.
His hits include “Country Girl;” “Do I;” “Most people are good;” Drink Beer; “Drunk on you;” “Strip it down” and “Huntin, Fishin & Lovin’.”