Veteran Garth Brooks Concert Promoter, Ben Farrell, passed away at 76

Veteran Garth Brooks Concert Promoter, Ben Farrell, passed away at 76

Ben Farrell, a well-known concert producer, has worked with celebrities including Elvis Presley and Elton John with Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame event planner Lon Varnell. Among the most well-known artists from Nashville, Farrell was also the president of Varnell Enterprise.

What Caused the Death of Concert Promoter Ben Farrell?

Longtime Concert promoter Ben farrellof Varell Enterprise, based in Nashvill, passed away on AUGUST 10th at the age of 76. He worked for the same company throughout his whole 52-year career, rising to the position of President. Most notably, he promoted country music icon GARTH BROOKS for over 30 years, starting in 1989.

His reason of death, however, is uncertain. According to a statement made by his family, his funeral and celebration of life ceremonies will both take place at Woodmont Christian Church in Nashville.

The visitation is scheduled for August 23 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. CT, and the celebration of life ceremony is scheduled for August 24 at 11 a.m. CT.Farrell worked for Varnell Enterprises, assisting Lon Varnell with event promotion, on-site management, and marketing.

He worked for Varnell Enterprises throughout his whole career, rising through the ranks to become president. Brian Jones, a partner at WME’s Nashville office, stated in a statement to Billboard, “I was lucky to meet Ben early in my career at a conference in Nashville. He gave me assurance and confidence as I learned the business. For both me and many other individuals, Ben was an excellent mentor. We will never forget his gracious demeanor, moral principles, and humorous stories.

Ben Farrell Age, Family, and Early Life

Ben Farrell was born in Jackson, Tennessee, on July 17, 1946. His father, Kerby Farrell, played and managed baseball professionally. We are currently having trouble providing any precise information about him due to the fact that his personal and professional information is not properly documented on any websites like Wikipedia or Linkedin.

Ben Farrell Family

So, we are unable to provide you with any specific details regarding his life. As new information on him and his life becomes available, we will update everything pertinent to him. was selected by the Philadelphia Phillies in the 1966 draft. He advanced to playing for the Chicago White Sox and Houston Astros affiliate teams. His two years of active duty in the American Army, where he trained soldiers for Vietnam, began in 1968.

Ben Farrell Career, What was his profession?

Following a stint in minor league baseball and two years of U.S. Army service, Farrell entered the concert industry in 1970. He started his career working with clients like Elvis Presley and Elton John alongside Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame event planner Lon Varnell. He spent 52 years working at Varnell Enterprises, rising through the ranks to become president.

Farrell developed a fondness for Tennessee Volunteer football and hockey games. Over the course of a five-decade career, Farrell collaborated with numerous artists, including Merle Haggard, Charley Pride, Alan Jackson, Ricky Skaggs, George Strait, Ronnie Milsap, Luke Bryan, and Miranda Lambert.

Which school and college did he go to?

He was a graduate of Lipscomb University with a Bachelors’s degree in Arts.

Ben Farrell’s Net Worth, How much does he earn?

The net worth of this person is currently unclear due to the lack of publicly accessible personal information.

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Several online sites claim varying amounts of his net worth, leading us to believe that he had an average net worth of $4 to $5 million.

Ben Farrell’s Wife, What about his relationship?

He was a married man and he was married to his wife Autumn. They married in 2001 and they both had a daughter named Ella Grace in 2003.

Was he available on any social media platforms?

We did not find him on other social media platforms like Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram as we assume he might not be available on it or might be available with a different username.

We will update this section if we get any lead in the future regarding his social media presence on Twitter, Facebook or  Instagram, or any other platforms.

Physical Appearance of  Ben Farrell’s Height, Weight

HeightN / A
WeightN / A
Hair ColourSalt and pepper
Eye ColourHazel
Body typeFit
Sexual OrientationStraight

Interesting facts about Ben Farrell’s should be known

NationalityAmerican
EthnicityWhite
Zodiac Sign N / A
Net Worth$ 4 to $5 million
Single/ In a relationship/Married/DivorcedMarried
Current Spouse Autumn
ChildrenDaughter

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