Friday, May 17, 2013
DJ Pauly D, of Jersey Shore-fame, will be one of two supporting acts to the Backstreet Boys. The concert is set for Aug. 3 at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Maryland Heights.
Backstreet Boys, one of the most popular boy bands of the late 1990s and early 2000s, will be performing at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater Aug. 3 as part of their "In A World Like This" tour. Tickets go on sale May 18 at 10 a.m. and can be purchased at Ticketmaster.com or at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater box office. The concert will support the band's new album, which is expected to be releasead July 30. "All five of us are thrilled to be back together and have the opportunity to play for the greatest fans in the world," said Nick Carter in a release. Supporting acts for the show include Jesse McCartney and DJ Pauly D of Jersey Shore-fame. Join Maryland Heights Patch for more community news or join us on Facebook and Twitter. Other …
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
According to a marijuana law reform news site, a Missouri group was denied a booth at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater's Pointfest because the booth could have strained the concert venue's relationship with the city and its police force.
Marijuana reform activists from Missouri were denied vending space during a weekend event at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, citing concerns that a booth promoting marijuana legalization could strain the venue’s relationship with the city and its police force, The Daily Chronic reports. The report says Show-Me Cannabis, a Missouri organization that advocates for the reform of marijuana laws, had submitted a vendor application for Pointfest, but the application was denied over concerns that allowing a booth advocating marijuana legalization would strain the amphitheater’s relationship with the city and its police force. Join Maryland Heights Patch for more community news or join us on Facebook and Twitter. The Daily Chronic is a news …
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
Police and fire officials spent part of Sunday searching a creek near the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater.
The Maryland Heights Police Department is relieved a call about two women being abducted was a false alarm. Chief of Police Bill Carson said law enforcement responded to the scene where a woman said her sister in she were in grave danger, following Sunday's Pointfest concert at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater. "We had a very, very intoxicated young woman report that she had been abducted along with her sister," Carson said. "(She said) that her sister had been thrown into the creek near the amphitheater and that she had last seen her floating away down the creek." Join Maryland Heights Patch for more community news or join us on Facebook and Twitter. Carson said his department, along with the Maryland Heights Fire District made attempts to …
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Summer is right around the corner, which means music fans will be flocking to Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Maryland Heights. Here's a list of concerts that will be held this summer.
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Saturday, April 13, 2013
The two bands will be coming as a part of their North American tour.
Two multiplatinum alternative rock bands have been added to the summer concert line-up for the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater. Matchbox Twenty and Goo Goo Dolls will hit the amphitheater’s stage July 9 as a leg on their North American tour. Their tour kicks off June 25 in New Hamphsire. Matchbox Twenty will be playing hits from their latest album, NORTH, while Goo Goo Dolls will release an album May 7. Ticket sales for the concert opened Friday at Ticketmaster, and have a special price of $15 on lawn seats without box office service fees for the first week of sales. Other concerts scheduled for the amphitheater this summer, include John Mayer, Lil Wayne, Ted Nugent and Dave Matthews. For a complete list of concerts at the Verizon Wireless …
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
In an effort to make the concert-going experience more affordable, Kid Rock will charge just $20 for tickets all summer.
Kid Rock, ZZ Top and Uncle Kracker are coming to Maryland Heights' Verizon Wireless Amphitheater on Aug. 24 and they're making it relatively cheap for fans to go. Kid Rock announced his summer tour this week and in an effort to give those without tons of disposable income a break, he'll be selling tickets for just $20, a steep cut from the normal summer concert fare. “Everyone knows the economy is still hurting people across the country, but I didn’t want that to be a reason why everyone couldn’t get out and enjoy themselves on a summer night," Kid Rock said in the release. Beer, food and even parking—where applicable—will also be cheaper, the release said. Tickets can be purchased at a LiveNation.com. For a complete list of concerts …
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
Phillip Phillips, the American Idol winner, will support John Mayer at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Maryland Heights, MO, on July 7. Meanwhile, T.I. and Future will support Lil Wayne on August 11.
John Mayer will play a show in St. Louis early-on during his latest concert tour, which breaks a three-year hiatus from touring. That's according to Billboard, which says Mayer will stop in 40 cities in four countries, including Maryland Heights' Verizon Wireless Amphitheater. From Billboard: In this week's Billboard, Mayer tells of his harrowing journey in the past year to repair his vocal cords after unsuccessful surgery. He's calling his recovery a dream come true, especially since it means he can sing for his fans again. "The greatest gift I have in my life is the opportunity to play again, which is also the opportunity to dream again," he says. "My dreams were in escrow, but when I found out this thing in my throat had receded, the …
Thursday, February 21, 2013
Alice in Chains will headline Pointfest for the first time, coming to Verizon Wireless Amphitheater May 12. Also on the bill are Three Days Grace and nine other acts.
That sound you hear in the back of your ear, it's calling. Pointfest has announced its lineup for this years festival and Alice in Chains will headline for the first time. Pointfest is coming to Verizon Wireless Amphitheater May 12. Other big names on the bill include Three Days Grace, Papa Roach and Bullet for My Valentine. Local bands will be announced including the winner of Pop's Nightclub and Concert Venue's Battle for Pointfest. Pointfest tickets start at $29. Select lawn tickets are four for $99. The first 105 ticket purchasers at the box office on the first day of sales receive a 105.7 the Point T-shirt. Tickets go on sale Saturday at 10 a.m. You can purchase them at any Ticketmaster outlet, ticketmaster.com, by calling (800) 745-…
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, the popular concert venue in St. Louis, is looking to hire several seasonal positions and will host a job fair in March for interested applicants.
Although winter weather remains abundant, the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater has begun planning for those hot days of summer. The amphitheater has begun hiring for multiple part-time positions for its 2013 concert season. The amphitheater is hiring for a number of positions, including: For security positions, people must be 21 years of age or older and must pass an extensive background check. Verizon Wireless Amphitheater will host a job fair March 16, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Wingate Hotel in Maryland Heights. Interested applicants can apply at the fair, where on-site interviews will be conducted, or apply online at www.rocknrolljobs.com. Orientations and trainings for those hired will take place in mid-April, according to the job …
Tuesday, February 19, 2013
Dave Matthews Band will play at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater on July 10.
The Dave Matthews Band is the latest musical act announced to play at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater this summer. The band will play at the Maryland Height's concert venue on July 10. Tickets go on sale to the general public March 22 at 10 a.m.—pre-sale for the event begins Feb. 21 at 10 a.m. A supporting act has been announced at this point. Dave Matthews Band has made Verizon Wireless Amphitheater a regular summer stop on their tours. This year, they'll be playing in support of their latest album, Away From the World. For a complete list of concerts at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, read Maryland Heights Patch's Concerts at Maryland Heights' Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in 2013. More on Verizon Wireless Amphitheater: