Tom Paxton and the Don Juans at the Alaska Botanical Garden!
November 11th, 2017
11am Singers & Songwriters
12:30pm Meet & Greet
(before concert meet-and-greet)
Lights snacks and drinks provided!
Free for concert ticket holders! $10 admission fee for non-ticket holders.
Purchase Tickets Here– 7:30pm Discovery Theater of the Alaska Center for the Performing Arts
Whistling Swan Productions presents Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award winner and folk icon, Tom Paxton, and the Grammy winning singer/songwriter duo The Don Juans – Don Henry & Jon Vezner. Join us in the Garden for a meet-and-greet with these amazing artists before their concert in the evening.
Whistling Swan Productions is generously donating 15% of its revenue from ticket sales purchased by ABG supporters. Here’s how to buy tickets and earn contributions to ABG:
To make your online purchase, follow these steps:
- Go to tickets.centertix.com/TomPaxton
- Select the November 11th Performance in the Discovery Theater and select desired seats
- In the shopping cart, from the drop down menu next to each ticket select the price that says AKBotanical (regular or youth)
- Complete your purchase. Whistling Swan will donate a portion of each sale to the Alaska Botanical Garden
Already purchased your ticket and didn’t know you could donate back to ABG? No worries, follow the steps below to call the box office and let them know you want to make sure your ticket purchase benefits ABG!
Call the Center Tix box office ( 263-ARTS) or visit the box office in person and tell them you want Tom Paxton tickets for the Alaska Botanical Garden fundraiser.
About the artists:
Lifetime Grammy Award winner Tom Paxton, who turns 80 a few days before his shows here, is one of the most influential and lauded songwriters of our time. Some of his songs including “The Last Thing on My Mind” and “Bottle of Wine” are all-time classics. “Whose Garden Was This?,” written, sung, and recorded by Tom for the First Earth Day became an Earth Day anthem sung by many artists, most notably John Denver.
Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, Dolly Parton, Judy Collins, Joan Baez, and Peter, Paul and Mary and hundreds of other artists have recorded his songs. Tom himself has more than fifty albums to his credit!
GRAMMY-winning songwriters Jon Vezner and Don Henry have had songs done by Martina McBride, Reba McEntire, Faith Hill, Steve Wariner, the Wiggins, Clay Walker, Diamond Rio, BJ Thomas, Janis Ian, John Mellencamp, Nanci Griffith, and Judy Collins. Lonestar, Rosie Flores, the Thompson Brothers Band, Bryan White, Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert, and many more.