Posted in TV | To Do | music on September 20, 2009

National Parks

On 9.23.09, we invite you to New York City's Central Park, East Meadow for Feel Free, an event that celebrates and pays tribute to the National Parks. Feel Free is designed to engage you in celebrating what has been described as one of America's best ideas. Join Ken Burns, Alison Krauss, Carole King and [Eric Benet, Gavin DeGraw, Jose Feliciano and Union Station featuring Jerry Douglas] for an evening of song and film. NO TICKETS REQUIRED. JUST ADDED: COUNTING CROWS AND AUGUSTANA
The event is the public premiere of Ken Burns's upcoming film The National Parks: America's Best Idea, and will be broadcast "via satellite to PBS affiliates and other partners assembled in various locations around the country." A video preview of the movie, and the event flyer, below...

Feel Free Flyer

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Comments (17)

¡I hope Jose Feliciano performs "Feliz Navidad"!

Posted by Anonymous | September 20, 2009 5:39 PM

Huh...

Posted by Anonymous | September 20, 2009 5:56 PM

Thanks for posting about this!

Posted by Anonymous | September 20, 2009 6:25 PM

Shouldn't the premiere be at a National Park. not a city park?

Posted by Anonymous | September 20, 2009 9:31 PM

They are going to tell Jose Feliciano that he is singing at the Grand Canyon.

Posted by Anonymous | September 20, 2009 9:32 PM

Fucking Counting Crows!! FUCK YEAH!!

Posted by Anonymous | September 21, 2009 9:49 AM

This is going to conflict with the HipHopHonors at BAM.

Posted by Anonymous | September 21, 2009 10:22 AM

why is eric benet there?

Posted by halle berry | September 21, 2009 11:02 AM

Eric Benet is there because bitches need discipline

Posted by Anonymous | September 21, 2009 11:34 AM

can we ban hipsters from attending this event?
if you think about it, they are helping to destroy our environment!
JUST SAY NO!

Posted by Anonymous | September 21, 2009 4:00 PM

^ Amen Brother

Posted by CNC | September 23, 2009 12:08 PM

new york hipsters, and all new yorkers for that matter, have one of the lowest carbon footprints in the US- generally 1/3 that of the average American. hipster grifters however have a slightly higher one due to frequent car and plane trips in search of hotdogs for her hallway.

Posted by heady hipster | September 23, 2009 7:15 PM

why is eric benet there?

Posted by luis vuitton | October 17, 2009 12:33 PM

You're questioning the integrity of the organization that was first to report on the tsunami's xxxxxxxxxxxx to Oprah?

Posted by lv sale | October 18, 2009 9:07 AM

A video preview of the movie, and the event flyer, below...

Posted by uggs outlet | December 3, 2009 1:36 AM

Fucking Counting Crows!! FUCK YEAH!!

Posted by يوتيوب | October 19, 2010 1:00 PM

can we ban hipsters from attending this event?
if you think about it, they are helping to destroy our environment!

Posted by abercrombiefitch | May 4, 2011 9:12 PM

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