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02/18/2014

ZBB's 2014 Everglades Foundation Benefit Performance

 

ZBB joined host Katie Couric, honorary chair Michael Keaton and other special musical guest Jimmy Buffett at the ninth annual ForEverglades Benefit held at The Breakers on February 15.

"Guests rushed forward when Grammy winning Zac Brown Band Zac Brown, Jimmy De Martini, John Driskell Hopkins, Coy Bowles, Chris Fryar, Clay Cook, Matt Mangano and Daniel de los Reyes took the stage. Then midway through the bands set, Zac Brown Band surprised the crowd by bringing Jimmy Buffett onstage.
 
It was a rare opportunity to hear two of the best musical performers today play together. The result was sensational.  Guests sung and danced to tunes such as Where the Boat Leaves From, Volcano, A Pirate's Look at 40, Toes, and Free/Into the Mystic.

This years benefit had record attendance with more than 800 people, and the event raised more than $2 million for the restoration and protection of Americas Everglades.

Read more and see photos in this Wall Street Journal article here


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