Fan Favorites to Rock Red Cat Summer Stage
Tim Dugger will headline the Red Cat Summer Stage Concert on Friday night of Cheez-It™ 355 at The Glen
After listening to fan feedback, Watkins Glen International decided to bring Tim Dugger back as the headliner, along with another fan favorite, the Zac Brown Tribute Band.
WATKINS GLEN, NY – Watkins Glen International is proud to welcome back Tim Dugger as the headliner for the Red Cat Summer Stage Concert on Friday night of the Cheez-It™ 355 at The Glen weekend. The Zac Brown Tribute Band will make their third appearance at The Glen as the opening act for the concert set to take place Friday, August 8 at 7:30 p.m., following the Bully Hill Vineyards 125 K&N Series race.
“Tim Dugger is a huge hit with our fans! It might even be fair to say that he has created his own WGI following,” stated Michael Printup, President of Watkins Glen International. “The Red Cat Summer Stage continues to be an added bonus for our fans and the nonstop weekend excitement leading up to the Cheez-It™ 355 race on Sunday.”
Tim Dugger first appeared at The Glen as the headliner for the 2013 Red Cat Summer Stage Concert, where he was very well received by fans. After listening to fan feedback, Watkins Glen International decided to bring Tim Dugger back as the headliner, along with another fan favorite, the Zac Brown Tribute Band.
Born and raised in Alabama, Tim Dugger grew up in a family deeply rooted in country values and began singing gospel music at the tender age of seven. Continuing his passion for music, Tim formed multiple bands and continued performing as a teen. A die-hard NASCAR fan, Dugger began performing in bars and clubs near popular race-tracks. Eventually the friendships and connections made through these shows led to a record deal with Sidewalk Records. Tim has performed with a variety of popular country artist such as Trace Adkins, Craig Morgan, Sara Evans, and Diamond Rio. His current single “You Know Who We Are” has become a popular request on Sirius XM’s The Highway and is available for download on iTunes.
Opening the Red Cat Summer Stage Concert, the Zac Brown Tribute Band (ZBTB) is considered the nation’s premier Zac Brown tribute band and the only 7-piece tribute band in the country. With all members hailing from New York State, the Zac Brown Tribute Band presents audiences with a wide range of original songs as well as covers.
Beginning at 7:30 pm, after the Bully Hill Vineyards 125, on Friday August 8, the Red Cat Summer Stage Concert is located behind the Sir Jackie Stewart Grandstand. The concert is free to all guests with a weekend reserved or general admission ticket. Tickets for the Cheez-It™ 355 at The Glen weekend are still available for purchase online at www.TheGlen.com, or by calling 866.461.RACE.
Mark your calendars for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series weekend at The Glen August 7 - 10. Start the weekend with the Bully Hill Vineyards 125 NASCAR K&N Pro Series East race Friday, August 8, followed by the Nationwide Series Zippo 200 Saturday, August 9, and NASCAR Sprint Cup Cheez-It™ 355 at The Glen Sunday, August 10. Tickets are available by calling 866.461.RACE and online at www.TheGlen.com. Keep up with The Glen on Facebook and Twitter. Download The Glen’s free mobile app from the App Store or Google Play.
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