Ben, Willie, Darrell Present Links & Lyrics

    Ben, Willie, Darrell Present Links & Lyrics

    09/5/2014 | Friday | 8:00 am - 10:00 pm

    ACL Moody Theatre
    310 W Willie Nelson Blvd
    Austin,TX 78701

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    Two-time CMA Entertainer of the Year and multi-Grammy Award winning country artist Vince Gill is joining his long time friends Edith Royal and Ben Crenshaw in support of the Darrell K Royal Research Fund for Alzheimer’s Disease with the “Links & Lyrics” songwriters showcase performance. Ben-Willie-Darrell present Links & Lyrics 2014 is this year’s signature gala event for the DKR Fund and will be an integral part of the fundraising efforts for AD research.

    The Links event includes a golf tournament at Barton Creek Country Club’s Crenshaw Cliffside Course, hosted by Honorary Golf Chairman Ben Crenshaw. The Lyrics follows that evening with performances by Vince Gill & Friends at the spectacular ACL Live at the Moody Theater.

    2014 table sponsorships
    $25,000 – National Champion – 2 premiere tables for 10 cocktails & seated dinner in honored guests designated area, Patron’s post show champagne reception, 2 golf teams of 4 with forecaddies and lunch al fresco, Attendance at The W Super Sponsor after party
    $15,000 – All-American – 1 premiere table for 10 cocktails & seated dinner in honored guests designated area, Patron’s post show champagne reception, 1 golf team of 4 with forecaddies and lunch al fresco, Attendance at The W Super Sponsor after party
    $7,000 – All-Conference – 1 table for 10 cocktails & seated dinner in VIP designated area, 1 golf pairing with shared forecaddie and lunch al fresco
    $5,000 – All-State – 1 table for 10 cocktails & seated dinner (limited quantity 6 available)

    2014 Event Sponsorships
    B-W-D Vince Gill Stage Sponsor – $100,000
    Legacy Council* After Party Sponsor – $25,000 – (sold to Ava and Steve Late, BMW and MINI of Austin)
    Super Sponsor After Party – $15,000
    VIP Cocktail Hour Sponsor – $10,000

    *The DKR Fund Legacy Council is a state-wide membership organization of 200 young professionals between the
    ages of 24 and 38 who are committed to funding Alzheimer’s research in honor of Coach Darrell K Royal.

    Links: Barton Creek Country Club – Crenshaw Course
    Lyrics: Austin City Limits – Moody Theater
    Vince Gill & Friends

    Honorary Event Chair – Eloise DeJoria
    Honorary Golf Chairman – Ben Crenshaw

    Henry Hortenstine – Dallas
    “The best event ever – the song writers are up close and personal, great Texas food and lot’s of beer! What’s not to like?”

    Mike Reynolds – Austin
    “Once you hear a song’s actual author sing it and tell the story behind it… you’ll never listen to those songs the same way again.”

    Ben Crenshaw
    “I don’t think I have ever watched someone wear the crown of a champion any better than Darrell Royal.”

    Willie Nelson
    “He was a super guy… the kind of guy you want to be like when you grow up – be like Darrell Royal.”

    Greg Abbott
    Beau Armstrong
    Mack Brown
    Ben Crenshaw
    Lisa Dawson
    Eloise DeJoria
    Frank Denius
    Melissa Edwards
    Larry Gatlin
    Angie Harmon
    Rita Hortenstine
    Alfred Jackson
    Joe Jamail
    David Kazen
    Margaret Krasovec
    Ava Late
    Red McCombs
    Matthew McConaughey
    Jim Bob Moffett
    Laurée Moffett
    Kit Moncrief
    Mike Myers
    Willie Nelson
    Mack Rankin
    Corby Robertson

    The DKR Fund is a component fund of The Dallas Foundation,a 501(c)(3), publicly supported charity,
    Federal Tax ID 75-2890371. Funds donated to this event will be tax deductible to the extent permitted by applicable law.
    Certain items that are considered benefits to the donor will reduce the value of the charitable deduction accordingly.