The Devil Migrating to Louisville

GIE+EXPO welcoming country legend Charlie Daniels on October 28 at 4th Street Live! in downtown Louisville.

Charlie Daniels will celebrate a milestone birthday on the GIE+EXPO stage at 4th Street Live! in downtown Louisville during GIE+EXPO 2011. Daniels is set to perform on Friday, October 28th at 9 p.m. Concert admission is free.

Daniels is a Grammy-award winning country music and southern rock legend. He is most known for his No. 1 country hit, “The Devil Went Down to Georgia.” He was inducted into the Grand Ole Opry in 2008 solidifying his place in country music history.

The Davisson Brothers will open for Daniels, taking the stage at 8 p.m. They are a country music group whose self-titled debut album charted on the Top Country Albums. Concert goers will recognize their country hit, “Foot Stompin.”

GIE+EXPO is set for Thursday, October 27 through Saturday, October 29 at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, KY. The international tradeshow is sponsored by the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute, Inc. (OPEI); Professional Landcare Network (PLANET) and the Professional Grounds Management Society (PGMS). Hardscape North America will be co-located on the show floor on the same dates.

An early-bird registration fee of $10 is being offered until September 14. After that, pre-registration will be $25. The onsite registration fee will be $50. Go to to register and learn more about show updates and features. For additional information call 800-558-8767.