David J. Prior Convocation Center hosts two upcoming concerts

The University of Virginia’s College at Wise’s David J. Prior Convocation Center is host to two concerts, Casting Crowns and Travis Tritt.

 C. Group Productions will present an evening with Casting Crowns on Thursday, Aug. 28. The concert begins at 7 p.m. with doors opening at 5 p.m. Ticket prices are $15 and up.

Travis Tritt, will perform at the Prior Center on Sunday, Sept. 28. Doors open at 6 p.m. with the concert beginning at 7 p.m.  Ticket prices are $32.50 and up

A country artist, Tritt is known for his renditions of “T-R-O-U-B-L-E” and “Anymore.” He will be promoting his latest album, “The Calm After.” Mountain Legacy Financial is sponsoring the performance.

Pound native Kaitlyn Baker, and Matt Mason, winner of CMT’s Next Superstar in 2011, will be opening acts open for Tritt.

Tickets for both events may be purchased through Etix online at http://www.etix.com/ticket/online/venueSearch.jsp?venue_id=8651. Tickets purchased at the door must be made with cash or check.

For more details, visit the David J. Prior Convocation Center online at http://www.uvawise.edu/convocationcenter/.