News release from the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum:
Dierks Bentley coming to the Memorial Coliseum
Thursday, October 13th at 7:30 p.m.
With special guests Randy Houser and Drake White and the Big Fire
Tickets go on sale Friday, August 19 at 10 a.m.
Cash ticket prices: $34.75 & $54.75*
*additional fees may apply
(August 15, 2016) – As “he sells out enormous tours, is a perennial favorite of format radio stations, and earns critical acclaim without compromising his artistic vision” (Entertainment Weekly), multi-PLATINUM entertainer Dierks Bentley has announced the extension his 2016 SOMEWHERE ON A BEACH TOUR with the addition of arena dates following two nights at Colorado’s Red Rocks Amphitheatre (9/26 & 9/27). Beginning Oct. 13 in Ft. Wayne, IN, the “full-throttle party” (Oakland Press) will continue through the end of October with Randy Houser and special guest Drake White & The Big Fire. Fans can purchase presale tickets to first announced dates beginning tomorrow (7/26) at Dierks.com. Citi is the official credit card of Bentley’s 2016 SOMEWHERE ON A BEACH TOUR. Citi cardmembers will have access to presale tickets beginning Wednesday (7/27) through Citi’s Private Pass Program at www.citiprivatepass.com.
“We’re about 30 shows in so far, and I feel like we are just getting startedâ€¦the songs from the new album are really connecting like nothing I’ve experienced before, the band and crew are in a great groove and we’re having the time of our lives out there,” said Bentley. “I love having Randy out there with us, and I’m looking forward to picking up Drake and his guys for the rest of the Fall. We’re going to make summer last as long as possible out here on the â€˜Beach.'”
With a “reputation as one of the hardest-working entertainers in country music” (Music Row) the “bluegrass picker, the love song singer and the stadium rocker all packaged together” (Associated Press) continues to connect with fans on his 2016 SOMEWHERE ON A BEACH TOUR raking in stellar reviews.
“He has developed a rapport with his fans as a live performer that artists possessing 10 times as much headlining experience can’t boast.” – Charlotte Observer
“In an era in which country music seems to embrace only the newest and youngest stars, Bentley is enjoying his greatest popularity – 15 years after recording his first album.” – News & Observer
“The tour comes with Bentley at arguably a career pinnacle.” – The Oakland Press
Multi-Platinum singer/songwriter Dierks Bentley’s latest album BLACK ranks as the best selling release of Bentley’s career, debuting at the No. one position on Billboard’s Top Albums Chart and Top Country Albums chart. Continuing the
narrative behind his eighth studio album, the singer along with 2x Grammy nominated Elle King, move through the Top 20 this week with “Different For Girls,” which follows the multi-week GOLD No. One song of the summer, “Somewhere
On A Beach.” For more information and a full list of tour dates, visit Dierks.com.
Tickets can be purchased online atFriday, August 19 at 10 a.m. Tickets can also be purchased at the Memorial Coliseum Ticket Office or charge by phone at (800) 745-3000.
About the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum
The Allen County War Memorial Coliseum is the tri-state area’s leading sports, entertainment and tradeshow facility, hosting over 1,000,000 visitors annually. Serving northeast Indiana, northwest Ohio and southern Michigan, the 80-acre Memorial Coliseum and Expo Center complex is host to the Fort Wayne Komets (ECHL), the Fort Wayne Mad Ants (NBADL) and the Fort Wayne Derby Girls (WFTDA). The facility also hosts national concerts, family shows, business and consumer events, the area’s largest tradeshows and private gatherings. For more information, visit .