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Reckless Kelly Softball Jam set for May 11 at Dell Diamond

Peter Blackstock

Editor’s note: This article was originally published February 12, 2014

The Reckless Kelly Celebrity Softball Jam returns to Round Rock’s Dell Diamond on May 11, with Roger Creager, Turnpike Troubadours, Wade Bowen, Cody Canada & the Departed, Charlie Robison, Micky & the Motorcars and Uncle Lucius joining the host band.

More acts will be announced soon, according to a statement issued Wednesday. This is the sixth annual installment of the benefit event, which has raised more than $150,000 for youth sports programs. This year’s event proceeds will help renovate Mabson Field in East Austin.

Musicians and local media celebrities compete in a 1 p.m. softball game, with a concert following at 3 p.m. on two stages in the ballpark’s outfield. Tickets are $20 at