Contemporary Christian band “Big Daddy Weave” will perform at the Honeywell Center 7:30 p.m. Friday, July 24 on the Ford Theater stage. Big Daddy Weave’s opening act will be Christian singer/songwriter Cody Collier. Collier, an Indiana native, will perform “Sing Glory” and other songs from his new album Breaking Free. Corporate Sponsorship for this concert is provided by Plevna Implement Co., Inc. Associate Sponsorship is provided by Metronet.
Big Daddy Weave is composed of Mike Weaver (lead singer), Jay Weaver, Jeremy Redmon, Joe Shirk, and Brian Biehl. Through more than a decade of hits like “In Christ,” “Audience of One,” “You’re Worthy Of My Praise,” “Every Time I Breathe,” What Life Would Be Like,” and “You Found Me,” they have shared the journey in a way that has won the ongoing respect of fans, press and industry alike.
Big Daddy Weave’s musical journey began with a Dove Awards nomination as New Artist of the Year in 2002 and includes a 2010 Dove Award for the album Christ Has Come. They have been honored at ASCAP’s Christian Music Awards, were chosen for the WOW Hits compilations in five of the last six years and are one of the 10 most played artists at Christian radio over the past decade.
The band met while in college at the University of Mobile. Mike Weaver had been serving as worship leader of a Pensacola, Florida church and attending community college in the area. He came to the university at the urging of his pastor, and studied voice.
Tickets are $25 (orchestra pit and main floor), and $18 (balcony). A special VIP add-on package is also available for $25 which includes Q&A with Big Daddy Weave, a VIP laminate and a Big Daddy Weave poster. For more information on the VIP package or to purchase tickets, contact the Honeywell Center box office from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, by calling (260) 563-1102, or by visiting www.honeywellcenter.org.
The Honeywell Center is north central Indiana’s premier arts and entertainment facility with more than 3,000 events and 150,000 visitors annually. Concerts, conferences, charity galas, art exhibits, and educational outreach programs are among the diverse events at the Honeywell Center. All programs and activities are supported by gifts from individuals, businesses, the Indiana Arts Commission (a state agency) and the National Endowment for the Arts (a federal agency). The Center is located at 275 W. Market St., Wabash, Indiana, 46992. For a complete program listing, visit the Honeywell Center Web site at www.honeywellcenter.org or call (260) 563-1102.