Melissa Etheridge To Headline Waterkeeper Alliance Benefit Concert
Robert F. Kennedy Jr.’s Waterkeeper Alliance will be the beneficiary of a celebrity ski event at Utah’s Deer Valley Resort Dec. 8-9. Saturday evening’s highlight will be a private concert by Academy Award and two-time Grammy winner Melissa Etheridge.
The CBS Celebrity Skifest Race will be held Saturday at noon and will include teams of TV and film celebrities, former Olympic skiers, and environmental supporters such as Larry David, Rosie Perez, and Kevin Nealon.
A head-to-head Pro-Am race is Sun., also at noon, on the Birdseye course. Activities will be aired on CBS, Sun., Dec. 9 at 5 p.m. EST.
Waterkeeper Alliance deals with one of the environmental issues of the day: clean water. All funds raised by the benefit go to the organization.
Tickets and packages start at $1,250 and include cocktails, dinner, auction, special remarks by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., and the live 300-person private concert by Etheridge.
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