Gary Sinise selling tickets for benefit concert

April 22, 2009 7:12:24 PM PDT
Local actor Gary Sinise was in west suburban Addison today to help kick off ticket sales for Rockin' for the Troops 2009.He welcomed returning soldiers and members of Operation Support Our Troops Illinois. The organization sends packages to troops in Afghanistan and Iraq.

Sinise and his Lieutenant Dan Band will headline the Rockin for the Troops benefit concert.

"This has become one of the special times of the year for me to come back play some music, try to give some people a good time, and support this great organization that's doing so much for our troops and sending so much over there," Sinise said.

The concert will be held July 18th at Cantigny Park in Wheaton.