The biggest selling solo artist in American history is bringing the biggest selling tour in the world to the Entertainment Capital of the World. Garth Brooks has announced that he will return to Las Vegas for exclusive performances at the new Las Vegas Arena scheduled to open April 2016. Brooks, who in 2015 has sold more tickets than any other artist in the world, will create a live music experience unique to Las Vegas when he performs multiple shows for his fans July 2-4. The July 2nd show is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m., the July 3rd performances are at 7 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. and the July 4th show will begin at 5 p.m. These concerts further enhance the strong lineup for the city’s newest entertainment venue.
Lucky fans will have an opportunity to purchase tickets through a pre-sale offered by American Express and other selected partners Friday, December 4 at 10 a.m. PT through Thursday, December 10 at 10 p.m PT. All tickets priced at $85 inclusive of taxes and service charges go on sale to the general public Friday, December 11 at 10 a.m. PT via garthvegas.com or by calling (855) 411-4849. Ticket purchases are limited to eight (8) per person and subject to availability. All seats sold best available.
Brooks has committed to making the Las Vegas shows a fan experience unlike any other on his world tour. He will create artistic components for his performances utilizing the Las Vegas Arena’s advanced production elements while taking advantage of the venue’s many entertainment spaces, highlighted by the adjacent two-acre Toshiba Plaza. Additionally, the entire Las Vegas resort community will support Brooks’ return through a schedule of specially created promotional events to be announced in the near future.
“With the help of the city, itself, this run of shows will be a ‘once-in-a-lifetime’ experience.”
“We are truly honored that Garth Brooks will perform a unique series of live concerts during the Las Vegas Arena’s opening season,” said Rick Arpin, senior vice president of entertainment and development for MGM Resorts International. “Garth has delighted fans for years and we are thrilled that his loyal supporters in Las Vegas and around the world will have the opportunity to see this one-of-a-kind performance combined with a city-wide celebration. This announcement proves yet again that Las Vegas is the Entertainment Capital of the World.”
Garth Brooks said, “Vegas HAS to be different. The city, the venue and the people demand it. With the help of the city, itself, this run of shows will be a ‘once-in-a-lifetime’ experience.”
Bob Newman, president, AEG Facilities, said, “We are excited to bring one of the world’s most iconic artists to what has already proven to be one of the world’s most sought after venues. Knowing that Garth is planning something very special as part of our opening season will truly make his appearances even more unforgettable.”
Author: Buddy Iahn
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