Garth Brooks Adds Second Minneapolis Tour Stop at State Governor’s Request
Garth Brooks has satisfied thousands of fans in Minnesota by adding a second stop in Minneapolis on his upcoming 2019 stadium tour.
The Garth Brooks Stadium Tour was set to hit Minneapolis on May 4, but after the concert date sold out in under an hour, Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton asked Brooks to add a second show at U.S. Bank Stadium. During a conference call on Dec. 17, Brooks confirmed to Governor Dayton that he will extend his stay for a second show in Minneapolis on May 3 at 7PM.
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Nearly 50,000 Brooks fans who tried to purchase tickets to the first show may now have a chance to see the country legend live in-the-round next year. Tickets for the May 3 show will cost $94.95 and will go on sale Dec. 20 at 10AM CT via Ticketmaster.
The Minneapolis dates are part of a massive stadium tour that will find Brooks performing in 10-12 stadiums each year for the next three years. The country icon revealed his plans for the tour at a press conference at the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville in October. He'll launch the tour with a concert at the Dome at America's Center in St. Louis on March 9. Previously, he announced dates for Pittsburgh and Gainesville, with additional dates to be revealed in the coming months.
Garth Brooks' Stadium Tour Dates:
March 9 — St. Louis @ Dome at America's Center
March 23 — Glendale, Ariz. @ State Farm Stadium
April 20 — Gainesville, Fla. @ Ben Hill Griffin Stadium
May 3 — Minneapolis, Minn. @ U.S. Bank Stadium
May 4 — Minneapolis, Minn. @ U.S. Bank Stadium
May 18 — Pittsburgh, Pa. @ Heinz Field
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