TOSTI: Nationally Acclaimed Artist Joe Everson Partners with Swamp Rabbits
Joe Everson paints his wildly famous “Battle of Iwo Jima” tribute while singing the Star-Spangled Banner for the very first time at the Swamp Rabbits Heroes Night on March 5, 2016. Joe has traveled the country for over a year, dazzling fans with his rendition of the National Anthem.
BY: Brian Tosti, Greenville Swamp Rabbits
Greenville, SC – The Greenville Swamp Rabbits, proud ECHL affiliate of the New York Rangers and AHL’s Hartford Wolf Pack, are pleased to announce that nationally recognized artist Joe Everson has returned as the team’s Official Artist for the 2017-18 season.
Joe’s famous rendition of the National Anthem, which involves him singing the Star-Spangled Banner, while simultaneously painting the iconic scene at the Battle of Iwo Jima, has been seen across the country both live and on the internet. His viral videos have amassed more than 140 million views.
The Taylors Mill, South Carolina resident debuted his anthem performance with the Swamp Rabbits nearly two years ago and has traveled the country with his unique presentation ever since.
In addition to creating a painting for Star Wars Night tomorrow at 7 p.m., Joe has plans to design a Smash Car for the annual Stick it to Cancer Night Presented by Bon Secours on Friday, Jan. 19, 2018. Joe is also planning to unveil a brand new National Anthem painting at the Swamp Rabbits Heroes Night on Saturday, Mar. 10, 2018.
For more information on Joe Everson and his collection of work available for purchase online, please visit JoeEverson.com.
STAR WARS NIGHT | TOMORROW, November 17 | 7 p.m.
Don’t be the last Jedi to get tickets to the Swamp Rabbits annual Star Wars Night! Get four tickets to the game, hot dogs, chips, drinks, and a Swamp Rabbits souvenir by purchasing a Bon Secours Family Fun Pack for $60. Meet your favorite Star Wars characters at the game as the Swamp Rabbits take on the Orlando Solar Bears.
POST GAME SKATE | Sunday, November 19 | 3 p.m.
Skate with the pros on Sunday after the Swamp Rabbits take on the Orlando Solar Bears. Join the team on the ice after the game for a free skate when you bring your skates to the game. Skate rentals are also available for fans at the game. To grab a Bon Secours Family Fun Pack or get more information, head to SwampRabbits.com.