Country artists Chris Young and Backroad Anthem will perform for the sixth annual Cox Community Concert at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 3 at the Fort Smith River Park, River Park Way.

The free event benefits Mercy Foundation and the Fort Smith Boys & Girls Clubs. Those attending must obtain a free ticket, which can be obtained at Cox Communication stores in Fort Smith, Van Buren, Bentonville, Fayetteville, Siloam Springs, Harrison and Berryville. Young currently is touring to support his new single, "Tomorrow," and new CD, "Neon."

Those attending can bring lawn chairs and blankets; no seating will be provided and no outside food or beverages will be allowed. Food and drinks will be sold inside the park.

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