OVG Announces International Venue Alliance
The Oak View Group has announced the launch of the International Venue Alliance, which consists of a group of independent entertainment and sports venues. The development, advisory, and investment company, which was co-founded by the former AEG CEO Tim Leiweke and former Live Nation chairman Irving Azoff, launched its... Read more
Louisville FC’s New Stadium Surpasses 5,000 Ticket Sales For 2020
Louisville City FC is kicking-off the 2020 season at the new 11,700-seat Lynn Family Stadium and already, the team has sold more than 5,000 tickets and sold out of 11 sections. These numbers were reported during the same day that season tickets went on sale for the club’s 2020... Read more
Promoter Promises To Reduce Noise At Maine Venue As Season Ends
Earlier this year, Rock Row opened a new outdoor venue in Westbook, Maine, which led to complaints from people within the town. Now, as the season nears a close, the promoter has promised to reduce noise levels. At first, residents were excited about the Maine Savings Pavilion, but after... Read more
Ticketholders Seek Refunds For Cancelled Tesla Concert
The rockers of Tesla were slated to hold a show in Oshkosh last week, but the gig was cancelled. Now, ticketholders are hoping they’ll still receive refunds even though the arena’s owner is going through bankruptcy proceedings. The gig was set to take place at the Menominee Nation Arena... Read more
Caesars Colosseum Reopens with Two Sold Out Keith Urban Shows
The Colosseum at Caesars Palace showcased its new design upgrades this past weekend during two sold-out Keith Urban shows. The gigs, which took place on September 6 and 7, were a part of the country star’s Graffiti U World Tour and features the venue’s new general admission capability on... Read more
Alpine Valley Venue Sold, Live Nation To Continue Operating
East Troy, Wisconsin’s seasonal concert venue, Alpine Valley Music Theater, has been sold to Consolidated-Tomoka Land Co. for $7.5 million, but Live Nation will continue operations. The 42-year-old venue can hold 37,000 people and has 150 acres of land. Previously, it was owned by the Milwaukee-based Zilber Property Group... Read more
Canadiens Season Tickets Center Of Court Battle After Divorce
One man’s divorce led to his former brother-in-law missing out on six years-worth of hockey games. After a lengthy legal battle, a judge sided with one of the men, finding that he had every right to use the Canadiens season-tickets that his former brother-in-law denied him. According to The... Read more
Fans Cry Foul On Tickets After Concert’s Venue Change
The third Tailgate N Tallboys event this September in Illinois has switched venues with just a month before the concert, leaving fans upset with ticket prices and seating arrangements that come with the change. Tailgate N Tallboy’s two previous events, held in June and July, took place over three... Read more
Live Nation To Develop New Waterfront Concert Venue In Rhode Island
Promoter Live Nation is bringing a new waterfront concert venue to the Ocean State next year. Live Nation teamed up with both the city of East Providence and the East Providence Waterfront Commission to kick-start plans for the new amphitheater. It will be built upon a 45-acre mixed-use development... Read more
Madison Square Garden Scores No. 2 Spot On Top 200 Arena Ticket Sales List
New York City’s legendary Madison Square Garden took the No. 2 spot on the mid-year Top 200 Arena Venues Worldwide Ticket Sales list, conducted by Pollstar. According to the data, which was reported to Pollstar for shows played from November 22, 2018 to May 22, 2019, Lanxess Arena took... Read more