Free Concerts Announced for GIE+EXPO 2013


Entertaining at GIE+EXPO on Wednesday night, Oct. 23, legendary music icons 
Three Dog Night claim some of the most astonishing chart statistics in popular music. They will perform free at 4th Street Live! in downtown Louisville on the Nissan Commercial stage as the opening concert for the Green Industry & Equipment Expo (GIE+EXPO).
GIE+EXPO will be held at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville. The 2013 dates are Wednesday, Oct. 23, Dealer Day; Oct. 24-25, all industry participants. 
Three Dog Night, over a span of 40 years, has racked up 21 consecutive Top 40 hits including three number one singles, 11 top tens and 12 straight RIAA-Certified Gold LPs. With their customary impeccable harmonies and exciting arrangements, they will perform fan favorites including "Mama Told Me (Not to Come)," "Joy to The World," "Black and White," "Shambala," "One," "Liar," "Celebrate" and new songs including "Heart of Blues" and an a-cappella ballad, "Prayer of the Children."  
The band is made up of founding members Cory Wells and Danny Hutton on lead vocals, original band mates Jimmy Greenspoon (keyboards) and Michael Allsup (guitar) and completed by Paul Kingery (bass and vocals) and Pat Bautz (drums).
On Thursday, Oct. 24, country music star Craig Morgan will take the stage at 4th St. Live! to perform from an impressive body of work that includes 14 top ten hits such as "Redneck Yacht Club," "International Harvester," "Almost Home," "That’s What I Love About Sunday" and "Tough." He’ll also sing some of the songs from his newly released album, "This Ole Boy".
A multi-talented performer, Craig also stars in "Craig Morgan: All Access Outdoors" on the Outdoor Channel. It is a 30-minute reality show that offers fans a fly-on-the-wall look at Craig’s extreme lifestyle at home, touring and in the great outdoors: hunting, aerial bow fishing, bungee jumping and skydiving. Currently in its third season, the award-winning TV show airs Sundays at 11 p.m. eastern time on Outdoor Channel.
Nissan Commercial Vehicles, an exhibitor, is GIE+EXPO’s stage sponsor for three nights of evening entertainment. The entertainment for Friday, Oct. 25, will be announced soon.
GIE+EXPO, the ninth largest trade show in North America, is sponsored by the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute, Inc., Professional Grounds Management Society and Professional Landcare Network. For information:, Facebook, [email protected] or 800-558-8767/812-949-9200. Online registration will be available in early March.