first_imgDOLLY PACKS THE HOUSE AT THE FORD CENTEREvansville, IN – Another busy night in Evansville with Dolly Parton taking the stage at 7:30 on Wednesday evening. This is the second concert Ford Center hosted this week and brought thousands of people to the downtown area.Dolly brought her high energy and delightful personality all night. Between songs, she would talk to the crowd and give stories of the famous Jolene, how she grew up and her family. She sang all of her fan favorites and even new songs that will be on her album she releases on August 19.“It’s great to see these legendary country stars draw attendance equal to so many of the new acts coming through the Ford Center,” stated Ford Center’s Executive Director, Scott Schoenike.And just like Monday night during the Def Leppard concert, when it was time for Lilly King to swim, you saw community pride as crowds surrounded the televisions on the concourse level to cheer on our local Olympian.Continuing Ford Center’s five year anniversary celebration is John Fogerty – August 27, Cirque Du Soleil: Toruk – September 2-4, Make America Rock Again – September 12th, WWE LIVE – September 17 and I Love the 90’s – September 22. FacebookTwitterCopy LinkEmailSharelast_img read more