'Bull Durham' star Costner to perform at DBAP

Posted May 28, 2008 11:17 a.m. EDT
Updated May 28, 2008 11:31 a.m. EDT

— "Bull Durham" star Kevin Costner will return to the scene of his success this summer to headline the city of Durham's Independence Day celebration.

Costner and his band, Modern West, will headline a concert at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park on July 4. The concert will be followed by the city's annual fireworks.

“Our season-long celebration of the 20th anniversary of 'Bull Durham' couldn’t have a better highlight than bringing Kevin Costner back to Durham,”Durham  Bulls General Manager Mike Birling said.

Tickets for the concert go on sale June 5 at 9 a.m. at the Durham Bulls Box Office, by phone at (919) 956-BULL or online at the Bulls' Web site.