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'Stars Behind The Stars' Unveils Silent Auction Items Benefiting Dallas Police Association's Assist The Officer Foundation

Andrew Sabin Family Foundation Donates $5,000 on Behalf of Janie Fricke

Donate Now by Calling 1-888-691-6995 or Visiting

Thousands of dollars worth of items, experiences and services have already been donated for STARS BEHIND THE STARS July 27 concert at Billy Bob's Texas benefiting the Dallas Police Association's Assist the Officer Foundation (items below). In addition to silent auction items, the Andrew Sabin Family Foundation came forward and donated $5,000 in support of STAR BEHIND THE STARS on behalf of country music legend Janie Fricke.

Reserved seats are SOLD OUT! CLICK HERE to purchase $10 tickets to this star-studded event (lineup below) before tickets are gone.

Some notable items include a two-night stay at the luxurious Rough Creek Lodge & Resort, complete with a 3-course dinner and breakfast for two. Another item includes a Diamond Oaks Country Club golf package with PGA Professional Ryan Miller, which includes a Flight Scope Golf Lesson and Foursome Gold Game as well as a Miller Light Golf Bag and set of Titleist Golf Balls.

Additional silent auction items:

- FN America .40 caliber pistol, donated on behalf of Mark Wills and FN America

- One-Year diamond tanning package from Palm Beach Tan

- Aaron Watson Signed Guitar with Meet-N-Greet Passes and Private Concert for 6 Guests at Aaron Watson's next concert at Billy Bob's Texas

- Gift card to The Woodhouse Day Spa in Fort Worth for the The Woodhouse Experience Package which includes Aromatherapy Bath Cure, Signature Four Handed Massage, The Woodhouse Signature Minkyti Facial, The Woodhouse Signature Hand Retreat, The Signature Seaweed Lead Pedicure. This package also includes one blow-out from The Dry Bar in Fort Worth.

- Two-night stay at Omni Fort Worth Hotel with breakfast for 2 in cast iron each morning in addition to two 2017 Weekend Grounds passes for the Dean & Deluca Invitational

- Signed Charlie Daniels Guitar

- Signed Troy Aikman helmet with certificate of authenticity

- Signed Emmitt Smith football with certificate of authenticity

- 2 Tickets to the opening night of Sound of Music on Wednesday, August 17th 2016 at the Bass Performance Hall and 1 Complimentary night stay at the Embassy Suites Fort Worth

- Complimentary Two Night Stay at the Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center - Smith & Wesson 642. .38 Special Revolver. Special Features Include: Stainless Steel, Small Feature, Internal Hammer, Made in the USA, Backed with Smith & Wesson lifetime service policy. Must be picked up at Nations Best Sports Office

- 1 Night Stay and Breakfast for 2 at the Marriott DFW South

- Signed Davey O'Brien Winner Football. Signed by Trevone Boykin, Jim McMahon, Marcus Mariota, Warren Moon, Dak Prescott, Vince Young and many others.

- Authentic Sam Ettleman Cowhide Ivory Leather Purse

- TX Rangers Neon Light

- 4 Tickets to the Case/Lang/Veirs featuring Andy Shauf on Thursday, August 4th 2016 at 8:00pm at Winspear Opera House. Certificate includes access to Circle Member Lounge an hour before the show and 1 Self Parking Ticket

- Star wars Collectables: 1 Plush Yoda Collectible, 1 Plush BB8 Droid Collectable, 1 Plush Chewbacca Collectible, 1 Plush Darth Vader, 2 Collectable Books

- Tailgate Package: 4 TX Rangers Tickets and a Stainless Steel Budweiser Cooler. Ranger tickets are good for up to a corner box value for any home game Monday-Thursday during the 2016 Regular Season

- Golf Tec at Montgomery Plaz Gift Voucher for One Driver or Iron Fitting and 1 Gift Voucher good for 1 Swing Evaluation

- J'McLaughlin Canvas Weekend Bag

- 4 Reserved Seats to the PRCA Rodeo at the 2017 Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo, Complimentary Dinner for 4 at Chuy's Fort Worth

- American West Leather Purse

- 50 Minute Couples Massage at Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa with Peppermint Scalp Treatment Massage or Foot Treatment

- 4 Tickets to the Kimball Art Museum Special Exhibition the Brother Le Nain: Painters 17th Century France. Must be Used before September 11th 2016. $100 gift card to Terra Fort Worth

- 4 Tickets to The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth with 4 Tickets to a Film Screening at The Modern. The Modern Coffee Table Book and Andy Warhol Tote.

- TX Whiskey Gift Box; Includes Bottle of TX Whiskey, Dry

- 2 Tickets to the Texas Star Dinner Theater. 90 minute, 3 course murder mystery dinner in downtown Grapevine

- Blazen Roxx Purse & Candle Set

- Golf Game for 2 with Cart at Waterchase Golf Club

- 2 Complimentary Painting with a Twist Vouchers, 1 Longhorn Steer Painting and Woodbridge Wine. Redeemable only at Painting with a Twist Fort Worth.

- Cabela's Trail Camera

- Collectible Coors Banquet 12 Can Dispenser

- Blazen Roxx Purse and Matching Wallet

- Thomas Kinkade Painting 14x14 print "Light of Freedom" Limited Edition Art

- $100.00 Gift Voucher for the Cowtown Electric Bike Tour in Fort Worth

- Pink Mossy Oak Camo Purse and Matching Wallet

- Fort Worth Logo Rolling Travel Bag and Blanket

- Unique Texas Map Plaque with Barbed Wire

- William Sonoma Jalapeno Drink Mixer with 2 rocks glasses and jigger

STARS BEHIND THE STARS features country music icons Tanya Tucker, The Oak Ridge Boys, Mark Wills, Collin Raye, Janie Fricke, T.G. Sheppard, Kelly Lang,The Bellamy Brothers, T. Graham Brown, Johnny Lee, Gene Watson, John Conlee, Ronnie McDowell, Mickey Gilley and Moe Bandy at the world-famous Billy Bob's Texas this Wednesday, July 27. Randy Travis will also make a special appearance during the event. General Admission tickets are still available. Doors will open at 5 p.m. CT.

STARS BEHIND THE STARS will donate 100% of all proceeds to Dallas Police Association's Assist the Officer Foundation. The Assist the Officer Foundation provides immediate financial assistance to an officer's family in the event of the death of an active officer.

For those wanting to donate to STARS BEHIND THE STARS can do so by visting or by calling 1-888-691-6995. STARS BEHIND THE STARS will donate 100% of all proceeds to Dallas Police Association's Assist the Officer Foundation, which provides immediate financial assistance to an officer's family in the event of the death of an active officer.

The event is produced by Kirt Webster and Scott Adkins of Nashville-based Webster Public Relations in association with Concho Minick of Billy Bob's Texas. Billy Bob's Texas is donating the facility and providing staffing and marketing for the event. Advanced Aviation Team will provide private charter airfare to make it possible for artists to travel and participate in STARS BEHIND THE STARS.

STARS BEHIND THE STARS has partnered with Cumulus Dallas/Ft. Worth to be the official radio partner of the event. 99.5 The Wolf (KPLX-FM), 1310/96.7 FM The Ticket (KTCK-FM), 820 WBAP-AM, their other 4 stations will all participate in creating awareness for this event and the Assist the Officer Foundation.

T.G. Sheppard will serve as host and performer and the Texas Country Music Hall of Fame Band will provide their talent to back all of the artists. Texas Country Music Hall of Fame Band members include Mitchell Smithey, Wes Taylor, Charlie Shearer, Scott Moody, Curtis Randall, John Martinez, Angie McWhirter, Kyle Harris and Shawnda Rains.


The Dallas Police Association's Assist the Officer Foundation (ATO) is a 501(c)3 non-profit, charitable organization that was formed in 1999 to provide peace of mind to Dallas' men and women in blue and their families by offering financial assistance to officers who are facing the loss of income due to a serious injury, life-threatening illness, or other catastrophic event, and immediate assistance in the event of a line of duty death. For more information, visit


Billy Bob's Texas, the world's largest honky tonk, hosts over 300 live music concerts annually, is home to live bull riding, a 4-Star restaurant and retail store; all in a world class, authentic Western venue. There is something for everyone at Billy Bob's Texas. For additional information and ticket purchases contact Billy Bob's at 817-624-7117 or


Advanced Aviation Team is a full service provider of private charter aircraft. AAT offers any type of aircraft, anywhere in the world. With an emphasis on high-level and personal customer service, Advanced Aviation Team works closely with music groups, political campaigns, elected officials, government agencies, sports teams, VIPs and anyone with aviation needs. For additional information:, Twitter: @adavteam; Contact: or 202-813-9287.


Cumulus Media (NASDAQ: CMLS) combines high-quality local programming with iconic, nationally syndicated media, sports and entertainment brands in order to deliver premium choices for listeners, provide substantial reach for advertisers and create opportunities for shareholders. Cumulus provides exclusive content that is fully distributed through approximately 460 owned-and-operated stations in 90 U.S. media markets (including eight of the top 10), more than 10,000 broadcast radio affiliates and numerous digital channels. Cumulus is well positioned in the widening digital audio space through a significant stake in the Radio digital music service, featuring 25 million songs on-demand in addition to custom playlists and exclusive curated channels. Cumulus is also the leading provider of Country music and lifestyle content through its NASH and NASH Icon brands, which serve Country fans through radio programming, NASH magazine, concerts, licensed products and television/video. For more information, visit


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