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Jimmy Dee and the Fabulous Destinations Offering a Bus Trip to Hall of Fame Induction

Kansas Music Hall of FameLocal band Jimmy Dee and the Fabulous Destinations will be inducted into the Kansas Music Hall of Fame in Lawrence on March 1 and the band is offering you a seat on a bus that will travel to the show from Russell.

Band frontman and Russell resident Jim Schmidtberger says for only $85 folks can reserve a seat on a charter bus that will leave from Russell the day of the show and return that night. The charge includes the ride and the show ticket.

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The band, along with the other 2014 Hall of Fame inductees, will perform and be inducted at Liberty Hall in Lawrence on March 1. The show starts at 7 PM. Tickets purchased directly from the box office are $30.

To purchase your bus ride and show ticket and for more information call 785-483-1898.

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