If you're looking for advance tickets to see Josh Thompson at Tanyard Gardens Thursday night, July 3, Wednesday is your last chance.

Thompson joins local favorite Mad Hoss Jackson for a 7:30 p.m. showtime as the much anticipated kickoff to National Tom Sawyer Days.

Advance tickets are $15 and are available at the County Market stores in Hannibal, Palmyra and Quincy. Tickets at the door will be $20. Gates will open at 5:30.

The entertainment chairman for National Tom Sawyer Days is Chris Powell. He was a guest on KHMO's Talk Back: