Wednesday, August 18, 2010

Chicago area bands come together to combat Parkinson's disease

Those who come to the 2010 Concert for a Cure on Aug. 28 will be treated to some of the best local music in the Chicago area while supporting a good cause.

The band HOSS will be joined by The Antennas, the Dallas Motorcade, Dave Ramont & Friends, The Future Burns, Gallery, Gabe Perez, Greg Boerner, Hix Bros Junior All-Stars, the Michael Heaton Band, Noah Gabriel (& band), and The Wandering Endorphin.

The concert will take place from 2 to 11 p.m. at Tanna Farms Golf Course, 39W808 Hughes Road, Geneva. Gates open at 1 p.m.

The 2010 Concert for a Cure is the 4th annual event for the Paul Ruby Foundation. This non-profit raises money to combat Parkinson's disease, funding research projects connected to finding a cure. In three years, the foundation has raised more than $200,000.

Tickets are $25 for those 21 and older, $10 for under 21. Ages 2 and under are free. Tickets are available at Kiss the Sky in Geneva or online at