DURAND — The third annual Durand Veterans of Rock ‘n’ Roll benefit concert is Saturday at Durand High School’s Roundhouse Stadium.

Proceeds from the concert will be split between two beneficiaries: Durand VFW Post 2272’s Veterans Relief Fund and Durand Union Station.

Gates open at 4 p.m. A ceremony honoring veterans will kick off the evening at 5:30 p.m, followed by live music from the Durand Veterans of Rock ‘n’ Roll beginning at 5:45 p.m.

The 2019 concert is headlined by Flint-native Mark Farner, and his American Band, who will take the stage about 9 p.m.

Tickets for Saturday’s show are still available.

Tickets can be purchased online at veteransofrock.org or in person at a number of area locations, including Durand Union Station, Jim’s Pizza, Teasers Salon and the Durand VFW post.

For more information, visit veteransofrock.org.

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[batman]Wholley quacamolie Batman!

Mark FARNER was the frontman for GRAND FUNK RAILROAD! Not The Guess Who!

Hits were Badtime, I'm Your Captain/Closer To Home and oh yeah... We're An erican Band!!!

Please change the composition to read as such!!!

Mark FARNER Rocks!!![scared][scared]

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