Country Cares for St. Jude Kids

 

St. Jude Country Cares Seminar Agenda

January 11-14, 2018

 

Thursday, January 11

When

What

Where

10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Registration

The Peabody Bert Parker Room

11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Artist Signing Room

The Peabody
Hernando DeSoto Room

6:30 p.m.

Meet for Dinner

The Peabody Lobby

7:00 p.m.

Regional Dinners

Beale Street

 

 

Friday, January 12

When

What

Where

7:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Registration

The Peabody Bert Parker Room

7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Artist Signing Room

The Peabody
Hernando DeSoto Room

7:30 – 8:30 a.m.

Welcome Breakfast

The Peabody Grand Ballroom

8:30 a.m.

Board Buses for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Buses on Union Avenue

9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Tour Experience

St. Jude

9:00 – 9:45 a.m.

Veterans’ Welcome Breakfast

The Peabody Louis XVI Room

10:00 a.m.

Veterans Board Buses for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Buses on Union Avenue

10:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Veterans’ Tours

St. Jude

11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Lunch/Corky’s BBQ Café

St. Jude – Danny Thomas/ALSAC Pavilion

12:00 – 2:00 p.m.

Veterans’ Lunch

St. Jude – Domino’s Event Center

2:00 p.m.

Radio Buses Depart for The Peabody

St. Jude

2:30 p.m.

Veterans Buses Depart for The Peabody

St. Jude

3:30 – 5:00 p.m.

Opening Session

The Peabody Continental Ballroom

6:30 – 7:00 p.m.

Artists/Labels/Radio Reception

The Peabody Grand Ballroom

7:00 – 10:00 p.m.

Casino Night

The Peabody Grand Ballroom

 

 

Saturday, January 13

When

What

Where

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Information Desk Open

The Peabody
Bert Parker Room

8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Radio to Pick up Artist-Signed Merchandise

The Peabody
Hernando DeSoto Room

8:00 – 9:30 a.m.

Breakfast Program

The Peabody
Grand Ballroom

9:45 – 10:40 a.m.

Breakout Session – Block One
Select one session to  attend

  • Building a Successful St. Jude Broadcast (Programming)
  • Radio Event Sponsorship (Sales/Promotions)

The Peabody

  • Continental Ballroom
  • Venetian Room

10:50  – 11:45 a.m.

Breakout Session – Block Two
Select one session to  attend

  • Building a Successful St. Jude Broadcast (Programming)
  • Radio Event Sponsorship (Sales/Promotions)

The Peabody

  • Continental Ballroom
  • Venetian Room

12:00 – 1:30 p.m.

Lunch Program

Special Thanks to our Lunch Sponsor USA+

The Peabody
Grand Ballroom

1:30 – 2:30 p.m.

General Session

The Peabody
Grand Ballroom

2:45 – 3:45 p.m.

Special Guest Speaker

The Peabody
Continental Ballroom

4:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Meet the Patients

The Peabody
Continental Ballroom

6:30 p.m.

Cocktail Reception

The Peabody Grand Ballroom Foyer

7:00 p.m.

Songwriters’ Dinner

The Peabody
Grand Ballroom

 

 

Sunday, January 14

When

What

Where

4:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Complimentary Shuttle to Memphis International Airport

Buses begin running at 4:30 a.m. and run every half hour until 1:30 p.m.

The Peabody Lobby

9:00 a.m.

Memphis Tour Experience:
Visit Graceland or National Civil Rights Museum
Attendees must have requested this experience during pre-event registration.

Depart from The Peabody Lobby

 

 

About Country Cares for St. Jude Kids

Country Cares for St. Jude Kids is one of the most successful radio fundraising events in America. Since the program was founded in 1989 by Randy Owen, nearly 200 radio stations across the country have participated and raised over $700 million in pledges for the children of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Country music artists who support St. Jude and its mission include Darius Rucker, Kelsea Ballerini, Jake Owen, Thomas Rhett, Brett Eldredge, Keith Urban, Brad Paisley, Luke Bryan, Tim McGraw, Maren Morris, John Rich, Florida Georgia Line, and many more.