DALLAS — KISS rock legend Gene Simmons, star of A&E’s Reality Series Gene Simmons’ Family Jewels will host 1,000 Texas servicemen and women and more than 3,500 partygoers at the 2011 Aces and Angels Salute to the Troops, a benefit supporting The Wounded Warrior Project and the USO. It is the first major event of the big game week in Dallas and takes place at Fair Park’s Centennial Hall, Wednesday, February 2, 2011, 6 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.
Aces and Angels will feature live performances in part by multi-platinum Grammy-nominated artist Five for Fighting (“100 Years,” “Chances,” “Superman ”), ACM Vocal Group of the Year Little Texas (“God Bless Texas”), and many others. Aces and Angels Salute to the Troops will also play host the $100,000 Texas State Poker Championships where the winner will advance to represent the State of Texas at the World Series of Poker. The first 100 ticket purchasers will receive $100 off general admission. For more information or to purchase tickets, log on to www.aces-angels.org or call 214-440-3936.
“There is one man who will blow the roof off Dallas and that man is Gene Simmons. This is absolutely the one event that you definitely don’t want to miss,” said Executive Producer Michael Eakman.