Lynyrd Skynyrd BBQ Grand Opening
Iconic, Grammy-Award winning, trumpeter and pianist, Arturo Sandoval, baseball's, Jose Canseco, CarlosFuente, jr., president of Tabacalera A. Fuente y Cia, championship bull riders Beau Hill and Rocky McDonald, Playmate and star of E!'s "Holly's World" and Excalibur's Night School 4 Girls, Laura Croft, and the casts of FANTASY, including headliner, Lorena Peril, and Thunder From Down Under, took in theSouthern rockers as they played "Sweet Home Alabama," "Free Bird," "Gimme Three Steps," and more.
Jack Daniel's hosted an "Eat 'N' Greet" lunch with Johnny Van Zant, Rickey Medlocke and Gary Rossington from Lynyrd Skynyrd, as well as the rest of the band, at 12:30 p.m. yesterday afternoon. Also in attendance was Jeff Arnett, the 17th Master Distiller in history for the iconic bourbon. Guests enjoyed photos and conversation with the band as they dined on ribs, jalapeno cheddar sausage, chicken, mashed potatoes and more. Van Zant's favorites were the brisket and mac & cheese, as Medlocke noted that the pecan pie was the best he's ever had.