THE HIGH COST OF ENTERTAINING
When you're new, you've got to make a good first impression ? but in the world of show business, it'll cost you. Just ask Big & Rich. On their first trip to the ACMs as a duo, the flashy twosome pulled out all the stops. They arrived on the orange carpet on horseback. The cost to rent two horses and a trainer for half a day? Two thousand dollars. But even established stars occasionally go all out. According to The Tennessean, Sara Evans racked up a $1500 bill when she arranged to have four bubble machines on stage during her performance of "Suds In The Bucket."