NEWPORT, KY (FOX19) - NKY Hates Heroin, six venues in Newport and 14 local bands are joining to fight the heroin epidemic by holding a music festival at 6 p.m. Saturday.
A ticket to get into all six venues costs $10. Raffles tickets and www.NKYHatesHeroin.com T-shirts will be sold.
The lineup includes:
York Street Café: The Chuck Land Band, Grand Oversoul, Honey And Houston, The Core and Eva Ross
Little Nashville: Marty Connor Band and the Carter New Band
Sis': Devoto & Dave Webster and Friends
Birk's: Nailed It J.R.'s Revenge and Altered Inc.
Mokka And The Sunset Bar & Grill: Don Fangman (Frank Sinatra impersonator) and Stonehaus Trail
Shortneck's: Bands to be announced
The proceeds will be given to NKY Hates Heroin, an organization dedicated to heroin education and prevention, as well as providing recovery to addicts. Visit www.NKYHatesHeroin.com for more information.