WHO IS THAT CRAZY LUCKY COWBOY? NASHVILLE, TENN July 10, 2018 LuckyCowboy.com - Ron Wilkinson AKA 'Lucky Cowboy' was born at a very young age in the "Land of Lincoln." Alton, Illinois, to be exact, is where old Lucky is from. Alton is famous for its celebrities of stage and screen. Remember Robert Wadlow, the tallest man in the world? How about TV star Clint Walker of "Cheyenne" and Butch Calvey the singer? Alton is also where one of the famous Lincoln/Douglas debates took place, and where Bluff City Beer was made. It seems Lucky was just destined to be a famous person. In his early years, Lucky appeared at the Madison Avenue Corral in Alton as a live DJ for WOKZ radio. He's been a trapeze artist, a motorcycle stunt rider, and even hosted his own carnival. He was a National Indian Chief for the Boy Scouts of America and managed a scout camp. He received an honorable discharge from the U.S. Air Force. Worked for major companies such as Coca Cola, Frito-Lay, Anheuser-Busch, Minnesota State Lottery and even managed a bar in a cave. Lucky spent some time in Minnesota where he still has many country fans. Nowadays, old Lucky is based in Nashville, TN, Music City USA. Here he founded Lucky Cowboy Productions. Member of the Country Music Association (CMA). You might catch him anywhere in Nashville, or somewhere in the rest of the USA promoting country music. He's even been on the Today Show! Lucky even has his own backyard concert and it's in it's 12th year. But you'll always find him wearing his famous forty gallon orange cowboy hat - you can't miss him wherever he goes. Lucky's favorite song is "I Feel Lucky." His handprints are on the WE Fest "Walk of Fame," and there's even a ceramic bobblehead doll of Lucky Cowboy (2001). Yep, you can bet old Lucky will continue to be a star in his own right. Watch out for The Lucky Cowboy as you might just get "Lucky!" Yeeeeeeeeehaw!!! And he's been playing cowboy since 1992. Happy 25th Anniversary 2017.
LUCKY COWBOY SINCE 1992
BLAKE SHELTON TO CO-HOST TROY GENTRY FOUNDATION CONCERT AT OPRY C’Ya On The Flipside Benefit Concert! NASHVILLE, TENN October 12, 2018 LuckyCowboy.com - The late country star Troy Gentry’s lifelong mission to “Love God, Love Others,” will continue with the formation of The Troy Gentry Foundation, a non-profit charitable organization founded by Troy Gentry’s wife, Angie Gentry. A star-studded concert to benefit the foundation is set for Jan. 9, 2019 at the Grand Ole Opry House. The event will also benefit the Opry Trust Fund, T. J. Martell Foundation, Make-A-Wish, The Journey Home project and scholarships and instruments for music education in Kentucky schools. Hosted by Blake Shelton and Storme Warren of SiriusXM’s The Highway, the initial line up for the all-star concert event also includes Gentry’s Montgomery Gentry partner Eddie Montgomery, as well as Jimmie Allen, Halfway to Hazard, Chris Janson, Dustin Lynch, Justin Moore, Craig Morgan, Jon Pardi, Rascal Flatts, Jeffrey Steele, and Neil Thrasher, with more to be announced. The Troy Gentry Foundation’s inaugural fundraising event, The Annual Tin Roof 2 Tin Cup Golf Tournament, was held Oct. 8, 2018, in Nashville, Tennessee and raised over $100,000. Presented by the Duff Coal Family Fund, the event featured a concert by Halfway to Hazard & Friends, and was hosted by MC, co-host of SiriusXM’s The Highway. Visit thetroygentryfoundation.org
'SUMMERTIME' LUCKY COWBOY ANNUAL 13th BACKYARD BASH AUGUST 24, 2019 COTTONTOWN, TENN November 1, 2018 LuckyCowboy.com - We know it's almost winter, but we're already thinking summer. Since 12th was a weather bust, we're moving on to 2019 and Lucky Bash '13'. The date is set as August 24, 2019 in Cottontown, Tennessee. Theme for the show will be 'Country in the Country.' We got some great Nashville artists coming to entertain you. ARTISTS PERFORMING: KEITH BURNS (Trick Pony), RICK MONROE, RAYLA RAY BAND, KAREN WALDRUP BAND, WILL DAKOTA and MELISSA LEE. Plus NEWS 2 Weather Authority DANIELLE BREEZY will be here. Welcome BUD LIGHT official sponsor. Also The White House Tennessee Cheerleaders, The Bud Light Girls.
Kaptain Jack RenegadeRadioNashville.com 'Live Broadcast' from Lucky Bash. And 'The Lucky Cowboy'. JESSICA WHITE performing the Natonal Anthem. Cottontown Volunteer Firemen will be selling grilled hot dogs. 50/50 Cash & Prizes Drawings. This is a Free Show, public invited with donations to the fire department. Bring your chair and BYOB. Save the date: Saturday August 24, 2019. Gates open at 4:00 pm. This show is gonna be a real 'Barn Burner.' Camping info: 615-618-7288. Event Location: 2863 HWY 25 Cottontown, TN. 37048. All proceeds benefits the Cottontown Volunteer Fire Department. Thanks to all our great sponsors that make the show happen. DON'T MISS THIS ONE! Updates and information at LuckyCowboy.com.
52nd CMA AWARDS NOVEMBER 14 NASHVILLE, TENN November 1, 2018 LuckyCowboy.com - The Country Music Association has announced that the 52nd annual CMA Awards will take place on Nov. 14, 2018. The event will be hosted at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn. Tune in to watch the 2018 CMA Awards starting at 8PM ET on ABC. Longtime CMA Awards cohosts Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood will return to their hosting duties for an 11th year in 2018. CMAwards.com
NINTH ANNUAL “CMA COUNTRY CHRISTMAS” TO AIR DECEMBER 10 ON THE ABC REBA MCENTIRE RETURNS FOR SECOND YEAR AS HOST FOR THE HOLIDAY MUSIC SPECIAL NASHVILLE, TENN November 10, 2018 LuckyCowboy.com - Performances Include Tony Bennett, Dan + Shay, Brett Eldredge, Amy Grant, Diana Krall, Dustin Lynch, Martina McBride, Old Dominion, Brad Paisley, Michael W. Smith, Lindsey Stirling, The Isaacs and Brett Young. The ninth-annual “CMA Country Christmas” will air Monday, Dec. 10 at 8:00 PM/ET (7:00 PM/CT) on the ABC Television Network. Iconic entertainer Reba McEntire, who returns as host for a second year, will also perform during the holiday music special. Joining Reba are legendary acts and Country favorites including Tony Bennett, Dan + Shay, Brett Eldredge, Amy Grant, Diana Krall, Dustin Lynch, Martina McBride, Old Dominion, Brad Paisley, Michael W. Smith, Lindsey Stirling, The Isaacs and Brett Young, taking the stage for a night filled with Christmas classics and festive one-of-a-kind collaborations.