Singer, Songwriter & Musician Toby Keith to Perform at MGM Grand Garden Arena
Friday, December 9
Tickets on Sale Friday, Oct. 7 at Noon PDT
LAS VEGAS (October 6, 2016) – Superstar Toby Keith will bring his Interstates & Tailgates Tour presented by Ford F-Series to the MGM Grand Garden Arena Friday, Dec. 9. The singer, songwriter and musician will perform a variety of his chart-topping songs including his latest single, “A Few More Cowboys,” “Made In America,” “Red Solo Cup” and his first No. 1 single “Should’ve Been A Cowboy,” among others. The concert also will feature country music duo Big & Rich. It is scheduled to begin at 9 p.m.
Tickets priced at $35, $50, $65 and $100, not including applicable service charges, go on sale Friday, Oct. 7 at noon PDT and can be purchased at MGMGrand.com, AXS.com or at any MGM Resorts International box office or Concierge desk. Tickets also can be purchased through the MGM Resorts Call Center at 866.740.7711.
From the moment Keith’s debut single “Should’ve Been A Cowboy” powered up the charts to become his first No. 1 song, he has proven to be one of the most consistent hit makers of his era. He writes, arranges, produces and releases all of his music on his record label, Show Dog Nashville, with his album sales topping more than 40 million copies. At the core of Keith’s unparalleled success is his songwriting, which has produced an astounding succession of hit songs to the tune of more than 87 million BMI (Broadcast Music, Inc.) performances on commercial radio stations worldwide.
In June 2015, Keith was inducted into the Songwriters Hall Of Fame in New York City. He also has been honored by the Nashville Songwriters Association International with its Songwriter/Artist of the Decade distinction and is a three-time BMI Country Songwriter/Artist of the Year. He was recently named the Artist of the Decade by both Billboard and the American Country Awards and also was recognized by the Academy of Country Music, receiving its Career Achievement award.
In addition to writing music and touring, Keith frequently gives back to the community thru the Toby Keith Foundation and OK Kids Korral, a cost-free home for families of children dealing with critical illnesses. Recently, his Toby Keith & Friends Golf Classic raised another $1.175 million to aid sick children and their families in Oklahoma. Keith also has participated in 11 USO Tours to date and was presented the Spirit of the USO Award in 2014.
ABOUT GRAND GARDEN ARENA:
The Grand Garden Arena is home to concerts, championship boxing and premier sporting and special events. The Arena offers comfortable seating for as many as 14,000 with excellent sightlines and state-of-the-art acoustics, lighting and sound.
The Grand Garden Arena is known for hosting legendary events such as world championship boxing featuring the legends of the sport – Floyd Mayweather, Evander Holyfield, Mike Tyson, Oscar de la Hoya, Manny Pacquiao and many more. The venue also has been home to many premier UFC fights. Music lovers have experienced some of the industry’s biggest stars at the Grand Garden Arena including performances by The Rolling Stones, Madonna, Elton John, Bruce Springsteen, Paul McCartney, Bette Midler, George Strait, Justin Timberlake, Beyonce, U2, Lady Gaga, Bruno Mars, Coldplay, Alicia Keys, Jimmy Buffett and the Barbra Streisand Millennium Concert. The Grand Garden Arena also hosts a variety of special events and sporting events annually including major awards shows, college basketball, pre-season NHL and NBA games, among others. The Grand Garden Arena is operated by a joint venture, the interest of which is owned 50% by a subsidiary of MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) and 50% by a subsidiary of AEG that also owns and operates T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.