For Immediate Release
December 7, 2017
Hilarie Szarowicz (616) 742-6397
The Eagles Announce 14 Additional 2018 Tour Dates
“An Evening with the Eagles” Comes to SMG-managed Van Andel Arena® March 15
Grand Rapids — Due to the overwhelming response for the announced Eagles’ 2018 tour dates, 13 more “An Evening with the Eagles” concerts have been added to the band’s 2018 tour, which kicks off on March 12 in Indianapolis, Indiana, and comes to Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids on Thursday, March 15 at 8:00 PM. In addition, a stadium concert has been added on Friday, June 15 in Houston, Texas at Minute Maid Field with Chris Stapleton sharing the bill.
Tickets go on sale to the general public beginning Friday, December 15 at 10:00 AM. Ticket prices are $99.50, $229.50 and $399.50 (VIP) and will be available at the Van Andel Arena and DeVos Place® box offices, online at Ticketmaster.com, and charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000. A purchase limit of eight (8) tickets will apply to every order and prices are subject to change.
American Express® Card Members will have the opportunity to purchase tickets before the general public beginning Monday, December 11 at 10 AM through Thursday, December 14 at 10 PM local time. Additional presale opportunities will be available beginning Thursday, December 14 at 10 AM, including the venue presale. Click here to join the Van Andel Arena e-mail list for access to the venue presale information. For complete ticket information, visit Eagles.com.
Media have raved over recent concerts -
“…this recent tour's set list has leaned heavily on the group's mighty catalog of familiar and, based on the crowd's wildly enthusiastic response, beloved singles.” – Rolling Stone
“…as expected, musically it was almost perfect throughout the night.” - Forbes
“…impeccable harmonies and musicianship all night long…” – Elmore Magazine
“…the powerful performance felt like a proper celebration of Frey and the legacy of one of the most successful bands of all time.” – Time Out
“The Eagles understand that getting fans to fall in love with a band …requires songs that make listeners believe they belong too.” – Los Angeles Times
The EAGLES are one of the most influential and commercially successful American rock bands of all time. With their profound lyrics, harmonies and country-tinged melodies, they created a signature Southern California sound. The Eagles have sold more than 120 million albums worldwide, have scored six #1 albums and have topped the singles charts five times. The band has been awarded six GRAMMY® Awards. The Eagles have performed sold-out concert tours worldwide throughout their career. The band’s 2014 History of the Eagles Tour broke numerous U.S. box office records and included five sold-out concerts at Madison Square Garden in New York, NY and six sold-out concerts at the Forum in Inglewood, California. The Eagles were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1998 in their first year of eligibility and received the Kennedy Center Honors in 2016.
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