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Mobile, Ala (Sept. 30, 2015) – The GoDaddy Bowl announced today that Christian evangelist and author, Franklin Graham, will be joining TobyMac as a special guest speaker for the event, “A Christmas Experience,” on Saturday, Dec. 19, 2015, at the Mobile Civic Center.

Franklin Graham is president, CEO, and a member of the board of directors of both Samaritan’s Purse and the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. He is a well-known author from works such as his autobiography, Rebel with a Cause, and his latest work with co-author Donna Lee Toney, Operation Christmas Child: A Story of Simple Gifts.

Graham graduated from Appalachian State University in 1978, and was ordained a minister at Grace Community Church in Tempe, Ariz., in 1982. As a Christian leader, Graham addresses current moral and social issues that call Christians to stand up and make a difference for the sake of Christianity.

This family night concert event kicks off GoDaddy Bowl week on Dec. 19. “A Christmas Experience,” presented by Coca-Cola and Manning’s Food-4-Less, will be held at the Mobile Civic Center with doors opening at 6:00 pm and entertainment starting at 7:00 pm. This concert features 6-time Grammy award-winning artist TobyMac and special guest speaker, Franklin Graham.

Ticket prices are $15, $25 and $35. Group ticket sales are available now through the GoDaddy Bowl website at General admission ticket sales begin this Friday, Oct. 2, at 10:00 am and can be purchased through Ticketmaster.

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