$20 ticket sale starts Tuesday

Select seats for many shows at DTE Energy Music Theatre, Meadow Brook, Freedom Hill and The Palace are just $20 Tuesday through May 9

Melody Baetens
The Detroit News

Score a ticket to a summertime concert this week for $20 when Live Nation launches its “Kickoff to Summer Ticket Promotion,” Tuesday through May 9.

Certain seats to more than 50 concerts at DTE Energy Music Theatre, Meadow Brook Amphitheatre, Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre at Freedom Hill and The Palace of Auburn Hills will be a flat $20 with no extra fees. For some shows, this means up to half off the original ticket price.

Starting at 9 a.m. Tuesday and through 11:59 p.m. May 9, the discounted tickets can be purchased at Livenation.com, Palacenet.com, the Palace Ticket Store, all Ticketmaster locations, or by calling (800) 745-3000.

Here’s a list of concerts included in the $20 ticket sale:

The Palace of Auburn Hills

Enrique Iglesias and Pitbull, June 28

Queen + Adam Lambert, July 20

DTE Energy Music Theatre

Eddie Money, May 26

Train with O.A.R. and Natasha Bedingfield, June 25

99.5 WYCD Hoedown with Lady Antebellum, Kelsea Ballerini, Brett Young and more, June 30

Third Eye Blind with Silversun Pickups and Ocean Park Standoff, July 7

Boston with Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, July 9

Chicago and the Doobie Brothers, July 16

OneRepublic with Fitz and the Tantrums and James Arthur, July 19

Jim Gaffigan, July 21

Incubus with Jimmy Eat World and Judah & the Lion, July 23

REO Speedwagon and STYX with Don Felder, July 25

Korn with Skillet, Yelawolf and DED, July 30

Rod Stewart with Cyndi Lauper, Aug. 1

TLC with Color Me Badd, All 4 One, Biz Markie and more, Aug. 6

James Taylor & His All-Star Band with Bonnie Raitt and her band, Aug. 8

Brantley Gilbert, Aug. 13

YES with Todd Rundgren and Carl Palmer, Aug. 17

Earth, Wind & Fire and Chic featuring Nile Rodgers, Aug. 22

Jeff Foxworthy and Larry the Cable Guy with the Marshall Tucker Band, Foghat and more, Aug. 25

Depeche Mode, Aug. 27

Deep Purple and Alice Cooper with the Edgar Winter Band, Sept. 3

Matchbox Twenty and Counting Crows, Sept. 23

Meadow Brook Amphitheatre

Steve Martin and Martin Short, May 20

Wilco with Kacy & Clayton, June 7

Four Voices: Joan Baez, Mary Chapin Carpenter and Ingido Girls Amy Ray and Emily Saliers, June 9

John Legend, June 16

Dispatch with Guster and Marco Benevento, July 2

Buddy Guy and Jonny Lang, July 8

MercyMe and more, July 9

Kenny Rogers, July 14

Postmodern Jukebox and Straight No Chaser, July 15

Violent Femmes and Echo & the Bunnymen, July 18

Tedeschi Trucks Band, July 23

Amos Lee and Lake Street Drive, July 24

Demetri Martin, July 28

Lifehouse and Switchfoot, July 30

Goo Goo Dolls with Phillip Phillips, Aug. 3

Jay’s 80s Summer Bash with Howard Jones, English Beat, Men Without Hats, Modern English and more, Aug. 4

Idina Menzel, Aug. 11

The Music of Prince with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Aug. 25

Wine & Craft Beer Festival, Aug. 26-27

“Prairie Home Love and Comedy Tour” with Garrison Keillor and more, Sept. 3

Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre at Freedom Hill

Second Annual Jazz Spectacular with Pieces of a Dream, Avery Sunshine, Eric Roberson and more, June 19

Steve Miller Band with Peter Frampton, July 1

Hank Williams Jr., July 3

105.9 Kiss-FM KISS Fest 2017 with Guy featuring Teddy Riley and Aaron Hall, Tony! Toni! Tone!, Dru Hill, Jagged Edge and After 7, July 8

Salute to the Legends of Motown featuring the Temptations, the Four Tops, the Spinners and the Stylistics, July 23

The Beach Boys with the Righteous Brothers, July 27

Rancid and Dropkick Murphys with the Bouncing Souls and Jake Burns, July 31

89X Birthday Bash with Young the Giant, Cold War Kids and Joywave, Aug. 3

Santana, Aug. 9

Ted Nugent, Aug. 25

Sublime with Rome and the Offspring, Sept. 9


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