Big Orange Blast

Knoxville (WVLT) - The University of Tennessee Athletics Department, in conjunction with the Vol Network, announced Monday final plans for the 2009 Big Orange Blast.

The event, slated for Friday, September fourth, will feature country music star Sara Evans with special guest TelluRide.

This year’s event will also feature the second annual SubWay “Greatest Fan” competition, the Pride of the Southland Marching Band, the UT Cheerleaders and will be hosted by WIVK’s Andy & Allison.

"If there's one thing we've learned from living in Tennessee, it's there is no bigger fan anywhere in the country than a Vol fan,” said Adam Craig, lead singer of TelluRide. “We can't wait to be a part of such an amazing group of football fans! Go Vols!"

This year’s event will be held at the World’s Fair Park beginning at 6:00 p.m. Tickets are now available online starting at $10 each and will also be available the day of the event at the World’s Fair Park.

There are a limited number of VIP and Premium seats also on sale. The VIP ticket includes a meet and great with Sara Evans prior to her performance; both premium and VIP tickets included reserved chair back seating.

For more information or to purchase tickets, click on the link below.

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