The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

July 21, 2011

DONATE: Tickets available for ‘Restore Fest’

Staff Writer
news@joplinglobe.com

JOPLIN, Mo. — A music festival featuring some of the top names in Christian music is set for Friday, July 29, at Landreth Park.

“Restore Fest” will feature performances by Mercy Me, Hawk Nelson, Abandon, Mandisa, Stars Go Dim, The Museum, The Letter Black, Write This Down and others.

Proceeds from the event will benefit Joplin disaster recovery efforts of Convoy of Hope and Samaritan’s Purse. Gates will open at 1 p.m., with band performances to start at 2 p.m.

General admission tickets will be $10, preferred seats $30, and VIP $50. Advance tickets, at lower rates, will be available through Tuesday. Tickets can be purchased online at www.restorefest.com. They may also be purchased and donated to storm-impacted residents through the two charities.