Toby Keith holds charity golf tourney and press conference.
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK Thursday May.5.2005 /netmusiccountdown.com/ --
Toby Keith is hosting the second Annual Toby Keith & Friends Golf Classic on May 6 and 7, 2005.
Prior to the press conference the morning of the Golf
Classic, on Friday Toby will host a pre-event party and
concert at the Bricktown Coca-Cola Event Center in downtown Oklahoma City.
During the festivities, attendees will be able to bid on
celebrity-donated items in live and silent auctions including autographed guitars from Keith Urban, Trick Pony, Vince Gil, Alabama, Willie Nelson and the Eagles, autographed glove, bat and hat from Roger Clemens, a Lake
Tahoe Ski package, a Universal Studios Orlando package and a Terminator Mini Chopper signed by celebrities from the 2005 CMT Music Awards. Toby Keith and special guests will also perform at the pre-event.
Celebrity players attending the tournament include much of the coaching staff of the OU Sooners including head coach Bob Stoops, Cincinnati Reds Hall of Famer Johnny Bench, NFL and former OU players Steve Owens, Uwe Von Schamann and Rocky Calmus, and country music stars including Johnny
Lee, Tim Rushlow and Cledus T. Judd.
Proceeds benefit Ally's House charity, whose mission is to assist the families of Oklahoma children with cancer. The inaugural event last year raised more than $250,000.
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