Sep 1, 2010 5:34 PM by Melissa Canone
GULF SHORES, Ala. (AP) - Gulf Shores officials say Bon Jovi and
Brad Paisley will perform concerts in mid-October to boost tourism
on the Alabama coast after the Gulf oil spill.
Bon Jovi will appear on Oct. 15 and Paisley on Oct. 17. Their
concerts are in conjunction with the Thunder on the Gulf boat races
The concerts are free, but tickets are required. Officials said
tickets will be available as part of lodging packages starting
Sept. 8. Some free tickets will also be available to area residents
on Sept. 11 at the Gulf Shores Civic Center, Orange Beach
Recreation Center and Foley City Hall. There is a limit of two
tickets and a photo ID is required.