Garth Brooks Set To Celebrate His 3 Year Wynn Engagement With Two Upcoming
LAS VEGAS, May 2, 2013
LAS VEGAS, May 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- After spending 3 years together at the
Encore Theater in Las Vegas, Steve Wynn and Garth Brooks are proud to announce
that they are planning to film the upcoming Memorial Day and July 4th weekend
concerts to memorialize his time on the Encore Theater stage, the special will
also then be available on DVD.
"Any day that Garth is in the Wynn is a good day for the hotel and a great
night for the audience," said Steve Wynn. Garth began his run at the Encore
Theater in December of 2009 and played the final show there in November of
On Memorial Day weekend there will be 2 shows on Friday night May 24 and 2
shows on Saturday night, May 25 at 7:30 PM and 10:30 PM. Tickets will go on
sale this Monday, May 6 at (10:00 a.m. PST) for ($125 plus a $7.50 service
charge and a $13.25 tax to equal a total of $145.75). Tickets will be
available at www.wynnlasvegas.com or by calling 702.770.1000 or
www.ticketmaster.com or 1-800-745-3000.
On July 4th weekend there will be one show on Friday night, July 5 and one
show on Saturday night July 6 at 8:00 PM. Tickets for the July 4th weekend
will not go on sale until June 3.
About Garth Brooks
Certified by the RIAA in 2000 as the #1-selling solo artist in U.S. history,
Garth Brooks has sold in excess of 128 million albums and has received every
accolade the recording industry can bestow on an artist.
In 2001, Garth retired and moved back to Oklahoma to raise his children. In
2008 The President Elect, himself, requested that Garth headline President
Obama's Inaugural Celebration at the Lincoln Memorial. A crowd of over 300,000
did the "wave" to Garth's performance of "Shout" while the President sang
along. That same year the Governor of California asked Garth to help the
State. Garth performed 5 concerts in 2 days with the proceeds from 83,000
tickets sold donated to efforts to prevent fire catastrophes. Portions of the
live concerts were shown as a TV special, "Garth Brooks: Live in L.A."
allowing viewers to donate as well.
In December 2010, Garth finished an astonishing 9 sold out concerts in 6 days
to raise money for the flood relief efforts in Tennessee. ABC World News
Tonight declared Garth The Person of the Week and the Mayor of Nashville
announced that this was a record December for downtown Nashville merchants due
to the over 145,000 who attended the concerts.
In January, 2012 he was named the best selling artist of the last two decades
by Billboard, Nielson and Soundscan, with a whopping 68.5 million
sales.Brooks also sold out his recent appearance at the 100th anniversary of
the Calgary Stampede. The sell out 15,000+ seats happened in less then a
minute. Garth was recently inducted into the International Songwriters Hall of
Fame in New York as well as the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame. In October
he was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame. Performing for his
induction were his heroes George Strait, James Taylor and Bob Seger.
SOURCE Wynn Las Vegas
Contact: Garth Brooks, Nancy Seltzer, Nancy Seltzer & Associates,
323.938.3562, email@example.com; or Wynn Las Vegas, 702.770.2120,
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