Garth Brooks crashes ticket system for Fargo shows

Today (March 18th), the ticket system in Fargo, ND basically melted! Due to tremendous demand the ticketing system was overloaded. Sales have been suspended at this time but tickets will go back on sale Thursday, March 24th at 10 am CDT. Please note if you have already purchased tickets, your tickets will be honored.

The Garth Brooks World Tour with Trisha Yearwood has been steamrolling the records set nearly 20 years ago on the last tour. Just last week, Brooks surpassed his old Iowa record by 200 percent. The previous record was 42,391 tickets sold and its now over 90,000 tickets sold.

“This has been quite an emotional morning for people trying to get tickets and for people trying to sell tickets,” Brooks says in a statement. “This show will be on Mother’s Day Weekend, I think that adds a huge amount of emotion to the mix. I would like to thank the people that showed up today to buy tickets. You have all of my love and gratitude and please accept my apologies for the frustration. I would also like to thank the people that tried to sell tickets today, you have all of my love and gratitude and I sympathize with your frustration.”

The concerts on sale for the FARGODOME will be:
Friday, May 6th at 7 pm
Saturday, May 7th at 7 pm

There will be an eight ticket limit per purchase. Tickets can only be purchased at or 1-844-4-GarthB (1-844-442-7842). Please note there will be no ticket sales at the venue box office on March 24th.

Tickets will cost $63.24 plus a $4.74 tax, a $1.50 facility fee and a $5.50 service charge for a total of $74.98.


Author: Buddy Iahn

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