‘Ticket Blitz’ offers discounts at Palace, DTE concerts
Kelly Clarkson can be yours for a 20-spot. Robert Plant, Run-D.M.C. and Van Halen too.
Tickets to more than two dozen summer concerts at the Palace of Auburn Hills, DTE Energy Music Theatre and Meadow Brook Music Festival will be sold for $20 during Palace Sports and Entertainment’s annual Summer Ticket Blitz, Palace officials announced Tuesday. The discount is in some cases up to half-off the face value of the tickets.
Also a part of the deal are shows from Neil Young, Mötley Crüe, Steely Dan, Slipknot and Chris Brown. A full list of participating shows is below.
The sale runs Wednesday-Sunday via Ticketmaster, Livenation.com, Palacenet.com and the Palace and DTE Energy Music Theatre Ticket Stores. Tickets may be charged by phone at (800) 745-3000.
Not all of the venue’s upcoming shows fall under the sale. Absent from the list are concerts by Shania Twain, Fall Out Boy and Wiz Khalifa, Foo Fighters, Jason Aldean and 5 Seconds of Summer.
As for Kid Rock’s 10-night stand at DTE, those tickets are already sold out, and were only $20 in the first place.
2015 Summer Ticket Blitz
July 9: H.O.R.D.E. Festival featuring 311, Blues Traveler, Big Head Todd and the Monsters, The Verve Pipe (DTE)
July 11: Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival featuring Slayer, King Diamond, HELLYEAH and more (DTE)
July 12: Peter Frampton and Cheap Trick (DTE)
July 14: Neil Young and Promise of the Real with Band of Horses, “Rebel Content Tour” (DTE)
July 19: Run-D.M.C., Naughty By Nature, Sugar Hill Gang, Whodini, DJ Jazzy Jeff & GrandMaster’s Furious 5 (DTE)
July 22: Incubus and Deftones with Death From Above 1979 and The Bots (DTE)
July 23: Bryan Adams, “Reckless 30th Anniversary Tour” (DTE)
July 25: Sublime with Rome with Rebelution, Pepper and Mickey Avalon (Meadow Brook)
July 26: Kelly Clarkson with Pentatonix and Eric Hutchinson, “2015 Piece By Piece Tour” (DTE)
July 27: Steely Dan with Elvis Costello & The Imposters, “Rockabye Gollie Angel Tour” (DTE)
July 28: Slipknot with Lamb Of God, Bullet For My Valentine and Motionless In White (DTE)
July 29: Australian Pink Floyd with Led Zeppelin2 (DTE)
July 31: Diana Krall, “Wallflower World Tour” (Meadow Brook)
Aug. 5: The Smashing Pumpkins and Marilyn Manson, “The End Times Tour” (DTE)
Aug. 6: Uncle Kracker, Sugar Ray, Better Than Ezra and Eve 6, “Under The Sun Tour” (DTE)
Aug. 9: Mötley Crüe with Alice Cooper, “Final Tour” (The Palace)
Aug. 15: Umphrey’s McGee with Lettuce (Meadow Brook)
Aug. 16: Chris Brown with Kid Ink, Omarion, Fetty Wap and Teyana Taylor, “One Hell of a Nite Tour” (DTE)
Aug. 18: Needtobreathe with Switchfoot, Drew Holcomb & the Neighbors and Colony House (Meadow Brook)
Aug. 26: Chicago and Earth, Wind & Fire “Heart and Soul Tour 2015 (DTE)
Aug. 28: Santana, “The Corazon Tour” (DTE)
Aug. 29: Lynyrd Skynyrd with Chris Stapleton (DTE)
Aug. 29: O.A.R. with Allen Stone and Brynn Elliott, “The Back to Rockville Tour” (Meadow Brook)
Sept. 4: Van Halen with Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band (DTE)
Sept. 6: Jackson Browne (Meadow Brook)
Sept. 10: Robert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters (Meadow Brook)
Sept. 11: The J. Geils Band with Ian Hunter & The Rant Band (DTE)