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Seven-time GRAMMY award-winning trio Lady Antebellum has extended their headlining TAKE ME DOWNTOWN TOUR with 40 new dates scheduled for 2014, including a Friday, March 14th performance at Downtown Reno Events Center. Previously announced guests for the 2013 run, Kip Moore and Kacey Musgraves, will also continue with the group for the second leg of the tour and will open the show in Reno.

Pre Sale tickets for Lady Antebellum will be available on Thursday, October 3rd from 10am-10pm via

1_lady_a_tour_photo_2013Tickets for Lady Antebellum go on sale to the general public on Friday, October 4th at 10am via and

Tickets Go On Sale to the General Public October 4th at 10am

Last year, Lady A hosted over one million fans across the globe in 11 countries on their first headlining world tour, which earned them Billboard Touring’s “Breakthrough Award,” CMA’s “International Artists Achievement Award” and will accept the “Jim Reeves International Award” at this fall’s ACM Honors. For updates on tour dates and ticket info, visit

Click here for a special 2014 tour announce video:

Fans can visit for the most updated on-sale information for all tour dates and for VIP opportunities.

Reno Events Center Upcoming Concerts

Top artists know where to find a good time, Reno Tahoe USA.eventscenter

Dierks Bentley
Friday, August 31

Big Time Rush
Thursday, September 20

Crosby, Stills & Nash
Saturday, September 22

Mac Miller
Wednesday, September 26

Thursday, September 27

Lynyrd Skynyrd
Saturday, September 29

Carrie Underwood
Friday, October 12

Eric Church
Sunday, November 11

The Who
Saturday, February 2

2012 Reno Tahoe Summer Concerts

Reno Tahoe has a banging music scene, and headliners know this. Perhaps that’s why Don Henley is doing a special one-night show, only at the Reno Events Center! They love coming here, and we love having them. Get ready to raise the roof. Here’s the 2012 summer lineup:

Kix Brooks

May 24, at Cargo at CommRow

One half of the legendary duo, Brooks and Dunn, will perform at 8:30 p.m. Tickets cost $25. Details at, and at the second-floor box office, at CommRow.


June 8, at Reno Events Center

After four decades and 100 million albums, the SCORPIONS embark on The Final Sting Tour marking their last and final performances together ever. The tour includes a stop at Reno Event Center, on June 8th. Tickets are available for $35.50, $49.50 and $89.50, by calling 1-888-288-1833 or online at

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June 28, at Reno Events Center

Don Henley, both as solo artist and as a member of the Eagles, has received countless accolades, numerous gold and platinum records and performed sold-out concert tours worldwide. Don’t miss the chance to see Don Henley in concert at the Reno Events Center – currently his one and only tour stop. Tickets on sale for $55, $75 and $95, by calling 1-888-288-1833 or online at

MC Hammer

June 30, at Silver Legacy Resort Casino

The rapper known for the 1990 mega-hit “U Can’t Touch This” will perform at 8 p.m. Tickets cost $45-$59.50. Details at, and 800-687-8733 or 775-325-7401.

Love and Light

August 4, at The Knit Reno

The electronic band hailing from the Reno/Tahoe area will perform at 9:30 p.m. Tickets cost $12-$27. Details and tickets at

Van Halen

August 30, at Reno Events Center

The reformed ‘80s rock group known for hits such as “Jump” will perform at the Reno Events Center at 7:30 p.m. Tickets, which cost $69.50 to $149.50, go on sale May 14, on

Dierks Bentley

Carrie Underwood, Oct 12August 31, at Reno Events Center

Tickets available on for $49.

Crosby, Stills & Nash

September 22, at Reno Events Center

The music of David Crosby, Stephen Stills and Graham Nash is a cornerstone of rock ‘n roll.

Carrie Underwood

October 12, at Reno Events Center

Tickets available at, by phone, at 800.745.3000, and at the box office.

For a complete listing, please go to

Great Seats Released for Dane Cook Show in Reno

dane cookFresh on the heels of the announcement of his Comedy Central special and comedy album, ‘ISolated INcident,’ comedian Dane Cook is currently on the road with the ‘ISolated INcident – Global Thermo Comedy Tour.’ Touted as the largest comedy tour in history, Cook is traveling within the US, Canada, Africa, Brazil, Australia, UK and Germany.

Guess which city is his last stop on the tour? Of course, Cook has saved the best for last – Reno, Nevada!

Cook is performing at the Reno Events Center on Saturday, December 4 at 8:00 p.m.

Promoters announced today that they have released great, new seats starting at just $35.

For more information on getting your tickets to the show stop by the Silver Legacy Box Office, the Reno Events Center Box Office or Ticketmaster, or call 1-800-745-3000.

America’s Got Talent is Coming to Reno with Host Jerry Springer!

AGT Logo“America’s Got Talent,” NBC’s hit television talent show from American Idol producers FremantleMedia North America and Simon Cowell’s SYCO Television, will launch its first ever nationwide tour this fall, bringing the country’s most dynamic and diverse entertainers to 25 cities beginning October 1st, and the second stop is Reno!

Hosted by Jerry Springer (nothing can go wrong when he’s running the show), the spectacular live stage version will feature the Season 5 winner, who will be crowned during the show’s season finale on September 15th.  This phenomenal event, promoted by AEG Live, will also feature other dynamic finalists and fan favorites from the hit series.

Tickets to America’s Got Talent Live go on sale Friday, July 23rd at 10am and can be purchased via

America’s Got Talent has discovered some of the most amazing performers that this country has to offer,” said Debra Rathwell of AEG Live, in making the announcement.  “We’re proud to have the opportunity to tour this unique and explosive live stage show.” 

“After the huge success of both the television show and the live version of America’s Got Talent  in Las Vegas hosted by Jerry Springer, we’re thrilled for another opportunity to bring fans closer to one of their favorite shows, in what is sure to be an amazing tour,” said  Andy Felsher, Senior VP Entertainment, Games, and Live Events, FME.

America’s Got Talent returned this summer with the hottest performers from across the country competing in the blockbuster reality show’s fifth season.  Bringing the variety show format back to the forefront of American culture each week, the show features a colorful array of hopeful future stars — singers, dancers, comedic performers and unique acts of all ages.  While each contestant has the chance to strut and perform in front of a panel of celebrity judges including Howie Mandel, Sharon Osbourne and Piers Morgan, the eventual winner is chosen by the television viewing audience.  Since launching in 2006, America’s Got Talent has been sold to over 100 countries, with localized versions of the hit format being produced in 24 countries around the world. 


 DATE                          CITY                           VENUE

 Fri.    10/1/10               Oakland, CA               Paramount Theatre

Sat.   10/2/10               Reno, NV                    Reno Events Center

Sun.  10/3/10               Fresno, CA                    William Saroyan Theatre Fresno Convention & Entertainment Center

Wed. 10/6/10               Phoenix, AZ                Dodge Theatre

Thu.  10/7/10               Los Angeles, CA         Nokia Theatre L.A. Live

Fri.    10/8/10               Las Vegas, NV            The Colosseum at Caesars Palace

Sat.   10/9/10               San Diego, CA            San Diego Civic Theatre                               

Wed. 10/13/10             Grand Prairie              Verizon Theatre                                 

Fri.    10/15/10             Kansas City, MO         The Midland by AMC

Sat.   10/16/10             Minneapolis, MN         Northrop Auditorium

Sun.  10/17/10             Milwaukee, WI            Riverside Theater                              

Wed. 10/20/10             Rosemont, IL              Rosemont Theatre

Thu.  10/21/10             Saint Louis, MO          Fabulous Fox Theatre

Fri.    10/22/10             Indianapolis, IN           Clowes Memorial Hall

Sat.   10/23/10             Columbus, OH            Veterans Memorial Auditorium

Sun.  10/24/10             Detroit, MI                   Fox Theatre                           

Wed. 10/27/10             New York, NY             Beacon Theatre

Thu.  10/28/10             Richmond, VA             Landmark Theater

Fri.    10/29/10             Mashantucket, CT       The MGM Grand at Foxwoods

Sat.   10/30/10             Atlantic City, NJ          Trump Taj Mahal  – Mark Etess Arena                 

Wed. 11/3/10               Boston, MA                 Citi Performing Arts Center–Wang Theatre

Thu.  11/4/10               Washington DC           DAR Constitution Hall

Fri.    11/5/10               Greensboro, NC         Greensboro Coliseum

Sat.   11/6/10               Atlanta, GA                 Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre

Sun.  11/7/10               Orlando, FL                 Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre

Kung Hei Fat Choi!

tigerchineseHappy Chinese New Year!  The year of the Tiger will be celebrated in several locations throughout Reno Tahoe.

Join the Reno Pops Orchestra, Saturday, Feb. 6 at 7:00 PM, in a celebration of the Chinese New Year in UNR’s Nightingale Concert Hall. Follow Marco Polo along the Silk Road to China through music, and end with a Chinese New Year celebration. They will feature two young local soloists from the Huang family on a variety of Chinese folk instruments, as well as other performers. The Orchestra program includes “On the Steppes of Central Asia”, “Procession of the Sardar”, themes from “Mulan”, and some unique pieces for Chinese orchestra arranged for western orchestral instrumentation. The concert is Free, but they are always happy to receive donations to help cover the cost of the concert.

Come see a special Chinese Concert featuring Michael Tse, Jordan Chan and Alice Lau on Saturday, February 20, 2010 at the Reno Events Center.
Jordan originally entered the entertainment business as a backup dancer, before switching to a successful career as a comedian. In 1994 he released his debut Cantonese-language album and established his unique position in Hong Kong pop music for over a decade now.
Alice Lau is well known for her acting; people generally know her from her performance in “I have a date with Spring.” She is also known for her Cantonese-language music.
Michael Tse graduated from TVB’s Dance Training Class and worked with TVB as a dancer for 5 years. He then left TVB and formed a boy band called Wind Fire Sea with Jordan Chan and Jason Chu. Tse participated Hong Kong’s first modern musical Snow Wolf Lake in 1997.

The Silver Legacy will be ringing in the year of the Tiger with an authentic Lion/Dragon dance in celebration of Chinese New Year!
The lion and dragon dance symbolizes good luck and prosperity for the year to come and is an important ritual of Chinese culture. The Chinese consider Lions as guardians and are used to exorcise evil spirits and summon luck and fortune. Dragons are considered to be friendly and helpful creatures associated with strength, good fortune, wisdom and longevity.
The ceremonial lion and dragon dance will happen Feb 13-15 and 19-21Click here for all times. The Lion/Dragon will make its way through the mezzanine level of Silver Legacy Casino and the Mezzanine, spreading its good luck where ever it goes. The colorful spectacle will feature a parade of dancers and musicians dressed in elaborate costumes playing authentic music.


Mötley Crüe coming to Reno on Feb. 4

Big hair. Makeup. Tight leather pants. “Real men” walked to the beat of a different drummer in the 1980s.

Relive one of the golden eras of rock n’ roll, when Mötley Crüe takes the stage with Hinder, Theory of a Deadman and the Last Vegas on Feb. 4 at the Reno Events Center.

The Saints of Los Angeles 2009 Winter Tour features shows throughout North America – including a date at Madison Square Garden – with the final performance on March 18 in Portland, ME. Tickets are available at and

“It’s great to go back out on a tour like this where the bands are all about returning rock to the forefront of music today,” says Vince Neil of Mötley Crüe.

“On top of it, we get to introduce a new band who jumped the line to arenas through the Guitar Center: On Stage contest. Just like Ozzy gave us a chance and took us on tour at the start of our career, we’re looking forward to taking The Last Vegas on the road and giving them the same opportunity.”

For more information on Mötley Crüe, visit: and

Van Halen is Coming to Town

In case you have not already heard the great news, Van Halen will be doing a concert at the Reno Events Center on April 17th.

Reno was chosen as one of only a handful of West Coast locations for this reunion tour to play in.

Tickets will go on sale 3.30.08 at 10 am and can be purchased via Ticketmaster

View the Reunion Press Conference below.