Emmylou Harris and John Prine to Headline NPS Centennial Event

(Yellowstone) - Today, Yellowstone National Park announced that Grammy award winning singer-songwriters, Emmylou Harris and John Prine will headline “An Evening at the Arch: Yellowstone Celebrates the National Park Service Centennial” on Thursday, August 25 at 7 p.m. MT in Gardiner, Montana. “This very special event will kick off the second century for the National Park Service, highlight the importance of public/private partnerships, and recognize the completion of the Gardiner Gateway Project Phase One,” said Yellowstone National Park Superintendent Dan Wenk. The event will feature Emmylou Harris, John Prine, Leyla McCalla, the children’s chorus The Singing Angels from Cleveland, Ohio, and Teddy Roosevelt reenactor, Joe Wiegand, with more performances and details to be announced in the coming months. Local, state, and national dignitaries will also speak at the event. The tickets to the show are free, but it is a ticketed event. The first round of tickets will be released on May 15 at noon here and there will be additional ticket releases on June 15 and July 15. The event will also be broadcast live online. *Feature Photo: Emmylou Harris. h/t WFUV on Flickr via Creative Commons / Pitchengine Communities* #buckrail #reboot #county10 #county17 #oilcity #dally #shortgo #springcity #news