Rupp Arena sets record for most events on sale in one month

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Rupp Arena announced Monday that a new venue record has been set for the largest number of events to go on sale in one month. 

Seven events will go on sale in the month of November:  Sturgill Simpson with very special guest Tyler Childers (on sale Nov. 8); Journey and the Pretenders (on sale Nov. 8); No Limits Soldier Reunion Tour with Master P (on sale Nov. 15); and WWE presents Monday Night Raw, Kiss, Zac Brown Band and JoJo Siwa (on sale Nov. 22.)

“The Lexington Center/Oak View Group and Live Nation Arenas partnership, which began in 2018, continues to produce outstanding results,” said Bill Owen, Lexington Center president and CEO. “As Rupp Arena enters its 44th year, it’s very exciting to continue to break venue records. We are looking forward to ending 2019 on such a high note with an unprecedented number of shows on the calendar. We are anticipating a prosperous new year in 2020!”

“We are beyond thrilled to announce these 7 outstanding shows this month,” said Oak View Group Facilities’ Brian Sipe, director of booking for Rupp Arena. “Our team has been working diligently to expand the event calendar so being able to announce all of these shows is great. Our mission is to keep this trend going for many more years. We thank Lexington Center for trusting us with the responsibility to book events for the historic Rupp Arena and we appreciate their partnership in this great city.”

November On Sales – Concert Dates/Times

Jan. 13 – WWE Raw @ 7:30 p.m.

Feb. 13 – Kiss @ 7:30 p.m.

Feb. 28 – Sturgill Simpson with special guest Tyler Childers @ 7:30 p.m.

March 1 – No Limits Soldier Reunion Tour with Master P @ 7:30 p.m.

March 6 – Zac Brown Band @ 7 p.m.

April 26 – JoJo Siwa @ 7 p.m.

Sept. 9 – Journey and the Pretenders @ 7 p.m.

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