BALTIMORE (WMAR) -
The Maryland Jockey Club has announced Phil Vassar will headline a "Get Your Preak On" Preakness kickoff concert at Pier Six Pavilion in the Inner Harbor on Saturday, May 11.
The 138th running of the Preakness Stakes, will be held at historic Pimlico Race Course the following Saturday.
Tickets will go on-sale Friday, April 5 at http://www.piersixpavilion.com/. Ticket prices range from $25 to $60.
Old Dominion, a Nashville-based country act, will open for Vassar, who performed at the 2011 Preakness InfieldFest at Pimlico.
The Get Your Preak On concert is one of three musical events during an eight-day stretch surrounding the Preakness experience. Preakness InfieldFest (May 18) will include performances by Pitbull and by Macklemore & Ryan Lewis on the main stage in the public Infield at Pimlico, while Chevelle, Florida Georgia Line and Kristen and the Noise will perform on the Jägermeister stage.
Additional information can be found on http://www.preakness.com .