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Hurricane Heroes benefit concert honors community members who helped during Hurricane Ian

Posted at 7:37 AM, Oct 06, 2023
and last updated 2023-10-06 14:12:28-04

LEE COUNTY, Fla. — This weekend you can help honor some of the people who made a huge difference since Hurricane Ian.

An all-star concert called Hurricane Heroes will be at Hammond Stadium on October 7 at 6 p.m. All the money raised during the concert will help support local musicians throughout southwest Florida who lost their homes, cars or income due to Hurricane Ian.

Grammy award-nominated Matchbox Twenty will headline the event and will include special guests such as Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Don Felder.

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FK Your Diet, Beach Baptist Church, Lee County Sheriff Carmine Marceno, Fort Myers Beach Mayor Dan Allers, Beach Talk Radio and Operation BBQ Relief are just a few of the businesses and members of the community being honored.

Ticket prices start at $69 and parking is $25.

Tickets can be found at