May 13, 2016

To mark beginning of the 2016 summer concert season, Palace Sports & Entertainment (PS&E) and Live Nation are offering big savings on concerts at The Palace, DTE Energy Music Theatre, Meadow Brook Amphitheatre and Freedom Hill Amphitheatre beginning this Friday, May 13 through Friday, May 20 with the “$20 Kickoff to Summer Sale.”  The offer includes 60-plus shows and music from every genre – from SEAL to Blues Traveler to Don Henley to Iggy Azalea to Rascal Flatts.  All tickets are $20 and provide savings of up to 50%, giving concert fans the opportunity to experience some of the hottest shows visiting metro Detroit this concert season.

While supplies last, the specially discounted $20 tickets will be available for purchase beginning on Friday, May 13 at 10 a.m. and running through Friday, May 20 at 11:59 p.m. at Livenation.com, Palacenet.com, The Palace Ticket Store and all Ticketmaster locations.  Tickets may be also charged by phone to American Express, Discover, Visa and MasterCard by calling 800.745.3000. There is a four-ticket limit per transaction. All ticket purchases are subject to the Purchase Policy found here.  Ticket delivery fees for shipping, print at home, etc. are not included.

“The $20 ticket offer is a great way to kick off an incredible summer of live music tours,” said Adam Schneider, Senior Vice President of Entertainment at PS&E.  “This is a great opportunity for concert fans to experience thrilling entertainment and create lasting memories all summer long.”

The complete list of shows participating in the “$20 Kickoff to Summer Sale” at The Palace, DTE Energy Music Theatre, Meadow Brook Amphitheatre and Freedom Hill Amphitheatre can be found at www.palacenet.com and are listed below.


Date          Venue                 Event
May 21      Meadow Brook    The 1975 with The Japanese House
May 22      DTE                     Dierks Bentley with Randy Houser, Cam and Tucker Beathard, “Somewhere On A Beach Tour”
May 27      DTE                     Eddie Money with Dez Money & The Faze and Crashing Cairo
June 4       Freedom Hill        Dashboard Confessional with Taking Back Sunday, Saosin with Anthony Green and The Early November, “Rockstar Energy Drink Presents Taste of Chaos”
June 8       DTE                     Steely Dan with Steve Winwood, “The Dan Who Knew Too Much Tour”
June 10     DTE                     Barenaked Ladies with Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark and Howard Jones, “Last Summer on Earth 2016”
June 18     Freedom Hill        AWOLNATION with Death From Above and IRONTOM
June 22     DTE                     Bad Company / Joe Walsh with Steve Rodgers, “One Hell Of A Night”
June 24     DTE                     Steve Miller Band with Peter Wolf & the Midnight Travelers
June 25     Meadow Brook    George Thorogood & The Destroyers with Mark Farner, formerly of Grand Funk Railroad, “Badder Than Ever Tour”
June 25     Freedom Hill        Iggy Azalea, Charlie Puth, Bebe Rexha, Troye Sivan, Daya, Melanie Martinez and Bebe Rexha, “98.7 AMP Live 2016”
July 11       DTE                     Duran Duran with CHIC, “The Paper Gods Tour”
July 12       Meadow Brook    89x and 93.9 The River present Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds & Ryan Adams and The Shining
July 12       Freedom Hill        311 with Matisyahu
July 14       DTE                     Heart, Joan Jett & The Blackhearts and Cheap Trick, “The Rock Hall Three For All”
July 14       Freedom Hill        Sublime with Rome with Dirty Heads and Bleeker
July 17       Meadow Brook    Boy George and Culture Club
July 18       DTE                     Daryl Hall & John Oates with Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue
July 22       Freedom Hill        89X Time Warp presents Jane’s Addiction with Dinosaur Jr. and Living Colour, “Sterling Spoon Anniversary Tour”
July 23       Meadow Brook    Bryan Adams, “Get Up Tour”
July 23       Freedom Hill        Crest Lincoln presents Yanni
July 24       Freedom Hill        Crest Ford Center Line presents Bush and Chevelle
July 26       DTE                     Disturbed / Breaking Benjamin with Alter Bridge and Saint Asonia
July 28       DTE                     Lynyrd Skynyrd / Peter Frampton
July 29       DTE                     Slipknot with Marilyn Manson and Of Mice & Men
July 30       The Palace          Demi Lovato & Nick Jonas with Mike Posner, “Honda Civic Tour: Future Now”
July 30       DTE                     Boston with Dennis DeYoung: The Music of STYX, “40th Anniversary Tour”
July 30       Meadow Brook    Jeff Beck and Buddy Guy
July 31       DTE                     Brad Paisley, Chris Young and Brandy Clark with Chris Lane, Drew Baldridge, Jordan Rager, Lindsay Ell, Runaway June, Gunnar & the Grizzly Boys and more, “99.5 WYCD Hoedown”
July 31       Freedom Hill        Michigan Lottery presents Tedeschi Trucks Band with Los Lobos and North Mississippi Allstars, “Wheels of Soul Tour”
August 2    DTE                     Gwen Stefani with Eve, “This Is What the Truth Feels Like Tour”
August 4    Freedom Hill        The Australian Pink Floyd Show, “The Best Of The Best Tour”
August 5    Freedom Hill        McLaren Macomb, Michigan Lottery and FORD present Kool & The Gang with Bootsy Collins and Doug E. Fresh
August 6    Meadow Brook    KIDZ BOP Kids, “The Life Of The Party Tour”
August 6    Freedom Hill        Public Enemy, Ice T, Naughty By Nature, Grandmaster Melle Mel & Scorpio, Sugar Hill Gang, Mobb Deep, EPMD, Kurtis Blow and hosted by Chief Rocker Busy Bee, “SiriusXM Backspin presents The Art of Rap Festival”
August 7    DTE                     Boyz II Men with En Vogue
August 7    Freedom Hill        FORD presents Goo Goo Dolls with Collective Soul and Tribe Society
August 8    Meadow Brook    Meghan Trainor with Hailee Steinfeld and Common Kings, “The Untouchable Tour”
August 10  Freedom Hill        Entertainment Cruise Productions, McLaren Macomb, Michigan Lottery and FORD present Boney James, Marcus Miller & Marsha Ambrosius
August 11  Freedom Hill        Michigan Lottery presents Rick Springfield with Night Ranger
August 12  Meadow Brook    Phillip Phillips and Matt Nathanson with A Great Big World
August 12  Freedom Hill        Deftones with Refused
August 13  DTE                     Josh Groban with Sarah McLachlan, “Josh Groban: On Stage”
August 13  Freedom Hill        Flogging Molly with Frank Turner & The Sleeping Souls
August 16  Meadow Brook    Blues Traveler and The Wallflowers with G. Love & Special Sauce and Howie Day
August 17  DTE                     ZZ Top / Gregg Allman
August 18  DTE                     Shinedown with Halestorm, Black Stone Cherry and Whiskey Myers, “2016 Carnival of Madness Tour”
August 19  Meadow Brook    Gov't Mule with Blackberry Smoke, “Smokin' Mule 2016 Summer Tour”
August 19  Freedom Hill        Crest Lincoln presents YES, “The Album Series Tour”
August 20  Meadow Brook    Don Henley
August 20  Freedom Hill        FORD presents The Beach Boys and The Four Tops
August 21  DTE                     Rob Zombie / Korn
August 23  DTE                     Counting Crows / Rob Thomas with K Phillips
August 25  DTE                     Darius Rucker with Dan + Shay and Michael Ray, “Good for a Good Time Tour”
August 26  DTE                     Crest Ford Center Line presents Ted Nugent with Brownsville Station, “Sonic Baptizm Tour”
August 27  Meadow Book     16th Annual Wine & Food Festival presented by Kroger
August 27  Freedom Hill        “Weird Al” Yankovic, “Mandatory World Tour”
August 28  Meadow Brook    16th Annual Wine & Food Festival presented by Kroger
August 28  Meadow Brook    NEEDTOBREATHE with Mat Kearney, John Mark McMillan and Welshly Arms, “Tour De Compadres 2016”
August 31  DTE                     Black Sabbath with Rival Sons, “The End Tour”
August 31  Meadow Brook    Seal
Sept. 15     DTE                     Rascal Flatts with Kelsea Ballerini and Chris Lane, “Rhythm & Roots Tour”

Shows at DTE Energy Music Theatre and Meadow Brook Amphitheatre are part of the Belle Tire Concert Series.  Shows at Freedom Hill Amphitheatre are part of the Fifth Third Bank Concert Series.
        - There is a four-ticket limit per transaction.
        - All offers are subject to availability.
        - Programs and data are subject to change.