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Celebrities to join 11th annual Scott Medlock-Robby Krieger Golf Classic and All-Star Concert to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®

Malibu, Calif. (August 21, 2018) – In its 11th year, the annual Scott Medlock-Robby Krieger Invitational and All-Star Concert is poised to raise more than ever for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®, and is attracting celebrities from the film, television, sports and music industries. Each year, this event has raised funds to help ensure St. Jude continues its lifesaving mission: Finding cures. Saving children.®

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All-Star Concert
Sunday, Oct. 28, 5:30 p.m.at Saddlerock Ranch in Malibu

The All-Star Concert – hosted by internationally-renowned sports artist Scott Medlock and legendary guitarist for The Doors, Robby Krieger – will take place Sunday, October 28 at Malibu’s Saddlerock Ranch. Gourmet tastings by Mastro’s and other premier restaurants, fine wines and premiere cocktails will be the fare for the evening.

Sponsorships for the All-Star Concert are available by visiting www.themedlockkrieger.com or by calling (800) 227-6737.   

“It’s a great event that we created to share with our friends, and most importantly, for a great cause – St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.” said Scott Medlock. Medlock and Krieger visited the hospital in Memphis, Tenn. and said their time was incredible and it was one of the most eye-opening experiences they ever had.

Families at St. Jude never receive a bill for treatment, travel, housing or food, so all they have to worry about is helping their child live. St. Jude is where doctors from all 50 states and around the world send their toughest cases because it has the world’s best survival rates for the most aggressive childhood cancers.

The 11th anniversary concert will kick off on the Monster stage once the sun sets. Past performers include: Alex Lifeson (Rush), Alice Cooper, Richie Sambora (Bon Jovi), Orianthi (Michael Jackson),Danny Seraphine (Chicago/CTA), Jason Scheff (Chicago), Tommy Thayer (KISS), Jerry Cantrell (Alice In Chains), Mike Inez (Alice In Chains), Cherie Currie (The Runaways), David Sikes (Boston),David Victor (Boston), Phil Chen (Jeff Beck), Jack Black (Tenacious D), Ray Goren, Darren Leader (Steel Panther), Haley Reinhart (American Idol) and Gene Simmons (KISS).

Tickets are $250 for general admission, $500 for premier seating and can be purchased online atTheMedlockKrieger.com.

Rock & Roll Golf Classic
Monday, Oct. 29 at Moorpark Country Club

Registration begins at 9 a.m. with a shotgun start at 11 a.m.

The golf tournament will begin Monday, October 29 at Moorpark Country Club with a tee time of 11 a.m. Medlock and Krieger will offer golfers amazing giveaways from the generous sponsors and the opportunity to win prizes on hole contests throughout the course. 

Sponsorships for the golf tournament are available at www.themedlockkrieger.com

Golf entries are $6,000 per Foursome Sponsor and $1,500 for individual golf spots.

Tickets can be purchased at TheMedlockKrieger.com or by contacting Odette Gutierrez at (800) 227-6737 or odette.gutierrez@stjude.org. Find us on Facebook atfacebook.com/MedlockKriegerInvitational, Instagram at instagram.com/themedlockkrieger and Twitter @MedlockKrieger.

About Scotty Medlock and Robby Krieger
Ten years ago, avid golfers Scott Medlock and Robby Krieger - friends of 25 years, decided to launch their first charity invitational in Malibu, California. The event was a great success and now, eleven years later the Medlock Krieger has created a significant milestone, becoming one of St. Jude’s largest, single event fundraisers of the year.  To be part of this history and to learn more, please visit: MedlockKrieger.com

About St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is leading the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases. Its purpose is clear: Finding cures. Saving children.® It is the only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center devoted solely to children. Treatments invented at St. Jude have helped push the overall childhood cancer survival rate from 20 percent to more than 80 percent since the hospital opened more than 50 years ago. St. Jude won’t stop until no child dies from cancer. St. Jude freely shares the discoveries it makes, and every child saved at St. Jude means doctors and scientists worldwide can use that knowledge to save thousands more children. Families never receive a bill from St. Jude for treatment, travel, housing or food – because all a family should worry about is helping their child live. Join the St. Jude mission by visiting stjude.org, liking St. Jude on Facebook (facebook.com/stjude), following St. Jude on Twitter (@stjude) and subscribing to its YouTube channel (youtube.com/user/MyStJude).

For event credentials or interview requests with Scott Medlock or Robby Krieger, please contact Steve Brener at Steveb@bzapr.com.

Greg Ball
Senior Account Executive
BZA Public Relations (BZA)
760-271-9183 (office/cell)
gregb@bzapr.com

Media Contact: Steve Brener
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