Grace Place Shelter makes plans to welcome the Green Bay Packers Tailgate Tour

Feb 19, 2019

For Immediate Release
February 18, 2019

Grace Place Shelter makes plans to welcome the Green Bay Packers TailgateTour/ Kroeze to perform as a part of the fundraiser on April 11th

The Green Bay Packers announced plans for the 14th annual Green Bay Packers Tailgate Tour and New Richmond’s Grace Place Shelter has been selected as one of
five non-profits to get a visit from the Green Bay Packers!

Shelter Director, Duana Bremer said, “We are so excited to have been selected and we are more than honored to be hosting the Packers on their Tailgate Tour throughout the state.”

Grace Place is honored to be hosting the Tailgate Party out at the New Richmond Airport Main Hangar. Doors open to the tailgate party at 3:30 p.m. and will begin the party
at 5:00 p.m. with…NBC’s The Voice star and local talent, Chris Kroeze!!!

Chris will be performing his show from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Airport in New Richmond. He will play until the Green Bay Packers show up for even more fun! At around 6 p.m, The
Packers are expected to arrive and with them, they are bringing: CEO Mark Murphy, Alumni Players: Nick Barnett, Earl Dotson, Ryan Grant, Bernardo Harris, Aaron Kampman, and Scott Wells!

Bremer said, “We are so excited for this awesome line up of players to be joining us.” The Packers will be on site until 8:30 p.m. and then Chris Kroeze will perform again until 9:30 p.m. when the event wraps up.
Tickets for this event go on sale Friday, February 22nd and will be available online or at the New Richmond Chamber office beginning at 8 a.m.

A very limited number, about 500 are available at the special $40 ticket level. Those with this ticket are able to receive autographs and meet and greet the players during the Tailgate Party. Also, a limited
number of $10 tickets are available to those wanting to hear Chris Kroeze perform, enjoy food from local vendors, activities for kids including bounce houses and climbing walls. The $10 ticket holder also gets to enjoy hearing from the Packers and being a part of the Packer Tailgate fun.

The event promises to be an amazing community event for the entire family! Celebrity guests beyond the Green Bay Packers and Chris Kroeze include: Craig Culver and Mike Lindell, the My Pillow guy!

“Grace Place shelter is so thankful for the awesome committee of folks from all over the community, the New Richmond Chamber and others who have helped make all of this happen! We are so excited for a fantastic day on April 11th and hope you will plan to join our event! You will surely have a great time and all of the funds raised from this day will go to support the homeless in our community who utilize Grace Place.” said, Bremer.

Tickets for the fun event are available online at or at the New Richmond Chamber offices, and at Grace Place Shelter ($10 tickets only available at Grace Place.)

Tickets are expected to go fast for this very fun event that benefits the homeless shelter in our community. Stay tuned to the organization’s Facebook page or call the New Richmond Chamber at 715-246-2900 for more information. As a reminder, if you want a ticket to get an autograph, you must get the $40 ticket, only folks with this special ticket can stand in the autograph line.


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