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Art Van Furniture

October 26, 2009 16:00 ET

CALENDAR LISTING Art Van Furniture Presents The Art Van Michigan Legends Concert to Benefit Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan

WARREN, MI--(Marketwire - October 26, 2009) - The Art Van Michigan Legends Concert celebrates the 50th anniversary of three important Michigan Icons: Art Van Furniture, Motown and the 1959 Corvette. Hosted by another Michigan Legend -- Dick Purtan -- the concert features live performances by famous Motown groups, the grand prize drawing for Art Van's 1959 Corvette convertible and a special Art Van birthday cake. All proceeds benefit Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeast Michigan.

WHO:            Art Van Furniture.
WHAT:           50th Anniversary Charity Concert and 1959 Corvette Drawing.
WHERE:          Art Van Furniture, 6500 E. 14 Mile Road, Warren, Michigan.
WHEN:           Wednesday, November 11, 2009.
TIME:           7 PM.
ENTERTAINMENT:  Live performances by The Miracles, The Vandellas and The
                Contours with Joe Billingslea.
 CEREMONIES:    Dick Purtan, 104.3 WOMC.
 TICKETS:       $10 per ticket available at all 31 Art Van store locations
                or visit  Attendees are also asked to
                donate 1 can of food.

Through the generosity of Art Van Furniture, all event expenses will be underwritten and 100% of the ticket sales will benefit Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan.

About Art Van Furniture

Celebrating its 50th anniversary, Art Van Furniture is Michigan's largest furniture retailer and America's largest independent furniture retailer, operating 31 stores in 29 communities throughout Michigan, a full service e-commerce website plus a new freestanding bedding store in Canton Michigan, 'Art Van Pure Sleep.' The company was recently named "2009 Furniture Retailer of the Year" by Furniture Today. The company is family-owned and headquartered in Warren, Michigan. For more information, visit

Contact Information

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    Diane Charles
    Director of Corporate Communications
    Art Van Furniture
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