T.J. Martell Gala Adds Chesney, Tommy Shaw & Clare Bowen

The T.J. Martell Foundation is proud to announce that Kenny Chesney, Tommy Shaw of Styx and “Nashville” actress Clare Bowen will join the star-studded lineup for the 9th Annual Nashville Honors Gala. Charles Esten will return as host, and the event will also feature appearances by George Strait, Brad Paisley, Charlie Daniels, Kelsea Ballerini and Frankie Ballard. The gala will take place at the Omni Nashville Hotel.  

In addition to musical performances, there will be exciting auction packages from Holland America Cruise Line, Lily Pulitzer, Top Golf, Kendra Scott, David Yurman, Colonel Littleton hand-crafted leather and many more. Other auction items include concert packages, music memorabilia and golf and luxury travel packages. Limited seats remain and may be purchased here

This year's honorees are as follows:

Janet Miller - Spirit of Nashville Award

Dr. Joseph Smith - Medical Research Advancement Award

Scott Hamilton - Lifetime Humanitarian Award

Rod Essig - Frances Preston Outstanding Music Industry Achievement Award

Louis Messina - Tony Martell Lifetime Entertainment Achievement Award 

The Nashville Honors Gala is one of the T.J. Martell Foundation’s cornerstones, paying homage to the contributions of outstanding community leaders. Each honoree is celebrated with a musical performance and a heartfelt presentation. The event has raised more than $4 million for leukemia, cancer and AIDS research since its inception in 2009. The 9th Annual T.J. Martell Foundation’s “Nashville Honors Gala” is co-chaired by Ali Harnell and Danielle Bouharoun.


To purchase tickets, click here. Watch a highlight video from the 2014 Nashville Honors Gala by clicking here. Tables and journal ads congratulating the honorees are available by contacting (615) 256-2002 or emailing tmoffat@tjmartell.org. Visit www.tjmartell.org for more information.  


About the T.J. Martell Foundation:


The T.J. Martell Foundation is a national organization founded by the music industry, whose mission is to fund innovative leukemia, cancer and AIDS research at flagship hospitals in the United States including the Frances Williams Preston Laboratories at the Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center. To learn more about the T.J. Martell Foundation please visit www.tjmartell.org.

If you would like to cover this event, please apply for media credentials no later than February 13: https://goo.gl/forms/hdGqQVId1OswcCD12


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