Garth Brooks Announces Salt Lake City Stadium Show
Country superstar Garth Brooks is returning to the road! The legendary entertainer just announced a massive stadium show set to…
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Country superstar Garth Brooks is returning to the road!
The legendary entertainer just announced a massive stadium show set to take place at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City, Utah. The show, which is part of The Garth Brooks Stadium Tour, will be Saturday, July 17th, 7:00 PM.
Brooks‘ stadium show will mark the first concert at the University of Utah’s Rice-Eccles Stadium in 10 years.
Tickets for the event go on sale Thursday, May 6th at 10:00 AM MDT. According to a press release, the show will feature in-the-round seating and there will be an eight ticket limit per guest. Tickets will be available via Ticketmaster for $94.95.
The Garth Brooks Stadium Tour initially launched in March of 2019 and has broken stadium attendance records at every stop on the tour so far.
Brooks is a seven-time CMA Entertainer of the Year. The Oklahoma native is the first and only artist in history to receive nine Diamond Awards for the now nine albums certified by the RIAA at over 10 million album sales each. He’s the No.1 selling solo artist in U.S. history.
His latest project, FUN, was released last year along with the live album, Triple Live Deluxe.
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