For seventeen years Sonny Hess has gathered a handful of her best friends to present the annual Northwest Women R&B Christmas concerts. Two shows are scheduled this year with another amazing group of ladies performing as Musicians for the Cure to benefit Kids with Cancer and The Candlelight Organization.

The first concert will be held on Thursday, December 10 at St. Phillip Neri-Carvlin Hall, 2408 SE 16th in Portland. Tickets are $20.00 – $37.50, showtime is 6:00 pm. The line-up for this night will include Sonny Hess, Vicki Stevens, Lady True Blue, Sarah Clarke, Lisa Mann, LaRhonda Steele, Ellen Whyte, Katherine Grimm, Theresa Lowe and Rae Gordon.

The second concert will be held at The Trails End Saloon, 1320 Main Street, Oregon City, on Sunday, December 13 at 5:00 pm. Tickets are $20.00 and the line-up for this night will feature Sonny Hess, Vicki Stevens, Lady True Blue, Sarah Clarke, Lisa Mann, Ellen Whyte, Katherine Grimm, Rae Gordon and Tarshene Pinney.

Tickets for both shows are available in advance through nwwomenblues.com. Please plan on attending one show or the other, or maybe even both, and help bring holiday joy for Kids with Cancer.