Samaritan’s Purse will host its holiday special, “Christmas in Blowing Rock: An Evening with Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder,” with two performances on Saturday, December 14.

Performances will be held at 4 pm and 7 pm and tickets are $20 dollars each. It will be held at the Samaritan's Purse Training & Conference Center, 7691 Valley Blvd, Blowing Rock. 

Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder have released 12 consecutive Grammy-nominated records. Skaggs has been inducted into the National Fiddler Hall of Fame, IBMA’s Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame, the Country Music Hall of Fame, the Kentucky Music Hall of Fame, the Gospel Music Association’s Gospel Music Hall of Fame and the Musicians Hall of Fame.

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