Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St. Louis

Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St Louis

Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St. Louis History

If you're looking for a show that will get your blood pumping, you're definitely in the right spot, as this renowned St. Louis-based theater tends to have all types of options for entertainment seekers. The Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St. Louis first opened in the early 1990s as the Riverport Ampitheater, and since then, the magnificent amphitheater has drawn thousands of fans each year to the St. Louis area. Though we all know that St. Louis has plenty of great forms of entertaining going down, it doesn't get any better than a top-tier outdoor venue that routinely puts together major shows featuring some of the most popular musicians in the world. Over the years, this is a venue that has drawn in some of the very best musicians on the scene, and that list only grows steadily every single year. Musicians like Sting have come to town to rock the stage, as have superstars like Toby Keith, Tim McGraw, Jason Aldean, Styx, Foreigner, James Taylor, Motley Crue, Journey and the Steve Miller Band, just to name a few. No more than ever, the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater continues to bring together some of the very best musical acts around, making it one of the best places for live entertainment that you're going to find anywhere in the Midwest.


Verizon Wireless Amphitheater Events

One look at the calendar of events and you'll pretty much get the idea for this one, as it has all different types of musical genres that provide options for concert-goers of many different kinds. You could catch a concert featuring the Zac Brown Band, or maybe a show featuring Bastille, Switchfoot and more. Thousands of fans also descend upon this phenomenal outdoor venue each year to take in a variety of events like Crue Fest, Farm Aid, H.O.R.D.E. Festival, Lollapalooza and others as well. With a mix of lawn and regular seating, this is the type of venue that has the perfect backdrop for an exciting show, though you're not really going to figure that out sitting at home when you could be right in the middle of the action.


Verizon Wireless Amphitheater Trivia

Did you know that the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater opened with a concert featuring Steve Winwood? Rock legend Winwood was a major musician on the rock scene by the time that he hit the stage to open the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in 1991, helping to make the venue instantly one of the top places around St. Louis to see a big concert.


Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St. Louis Experience

The Verizon Wireless Ampitheater is equipped with 7,000 seats as well as an additional 13,000 lawn seats, making it a 20,000 person capacity venue that is perfect to provide the atmosphere for a big concert event. The amphitheater is operated by Live Nation – a concert company whose mission is to bring the hottest talent to the St. Louis area. Though we know there are all different types of ways to experience music these days, the live experience simply can't be touched, as you'll end up with a completely different level of appreciation for your favorite bands. Once the show gets rolling at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, you'll definitely be glad that you're not sitting anywhere else.

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The Point Big Summer Show with Bastille, Capital Cities, Switchfoot, J Roddy Walston and the Business and more Tickets Sep 21, 2014 7:00 PM
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