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Bentley ready to ride for Children’s Hospital

Aug. 16, 2012, 9:29 AM

Multi-platinum country music artist Dierks Bentley will host his seventh annual “Miles & Music for Kids” celebrity motorcycle ride and concert in Nashville on Sunday, Oct. 14, benefiting the Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt.

Dierks Bentley

The hourlong ride kicks off in Columbia, Tenn., and culminates in a special concert at Nashville’s Riverfront Park with Bentley and a host of special guests, including Sheryl Crow, Chris Young, Brantley Gilbert, The Cadillac Black, Craig Campbell and others.

Nashville’s “Miles & Music for Kids” event has netted more than $600,000 for Children’s Hospital since 2006, and Bentley’s motorcycle rides have brought in more than $2 million for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals across the country.

Tickets for the concert go on sale this Friday, Aug.17, at 10 a.m. through Ticketmaster. For details on registration and ticket packages, visit

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