Western Flyers – Ozark Folk Center Feature Feature Concert
August 4, 2018
Matinee set 2-3 p.m. in the Craft Village
Evening Concert 7 – 9 p.m. Ozark Folk Center Auditorium
An exciting blend of authentic Western swing, Hot jazz and swing standards, cowboy songs and electrifying old-time fiddle tunes, the Western Flyers are a singular musical experience in full swing. Internationally renowned guitar master Joey McKenzie drives the train with his powerful rhythm, while reigning National Swing Fiddle champion Katie Glassman and world-class upright bassist Gavin Kelso add fuel to the fire, a blending of tradition and innovation,
Evening show tickets are $12. Doors open for evening shows at 6 p.m. with local musicians opening the concert at 7 p.m.Tickets to the matinee shows are $12 and include admission to the Craft Village. Combo tickets are $19.50 and include general admission seats to the matinee and evening shows, plus an all-day pass to the Craft Village at the Ozark Folk Center State Park.
Cathy Drew is a life long resident of the region that she loves to promote! As a matter of fact, she was born in Downtown Batesville in the late ’60s in one of the eight counties she now loves to encourage people to visit.
Drew is married to her husband of 27 years, Jeff Drew. Jeff and Cathy have a son, Jonathon (Jon) Drew and his wife Devyn Stewart and can’t leave out her grandson Jase Drew. Of course Drew can’t skip the other part of her family, the pets! Lady Bird (a stray that was welcomed into their home June 2012) and of course Howard – the puppy was compliments of Lady Bird shortly after arrival at the Drew home. They also have Kasha which Cathy inherited when your mother passed in 2016 and they adopted Bullet a stray in November of 2016 and the newest arrival Bullet a stray adopted into the family.
Drew, part of Ozark Gateway Region since 1990 while working at the ad agency (The Media Market Inc.) for the association where she helped produce their annual tabloid publication. She began work as the director of the Ozark Gateway Region June, 2000.