Guns N’ Roses coming to Arrowhead
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Legendary American hard rock group Guns N’ Roses will play at the Home of the Chiefs as part of the ‘Not In This Lifetime Tour’ on Wednesday, June 29.
The Guns N’ Roses concert is the ninth concert date for Arrowhead Stadium since 2011 and the 49th music concert or festival in the stadium’s history.
The show will mark the group’s second visit to iconic Arrowhead Stadium, with its first stop coming on September 17, 1992, when the group was joined by Metallica. Guns N’ Roses confirmed that they will embark on a massive North American summer stadium tour as founder Axl Rose and former members Slash and Duff McKagan regroup for what will be one of the century’s most anticipated musical events. The Not In This Lifetime Tour spans 20 cities, kicking off Thursday, June 23, at Ford Field in Detroit, Mich.
“We are excited to welcome Guns N’ Roses back to Arrowhead for the first time since 1992,” Chiefs President Mark Donovan said in a news release. “Guns N’ Roses is one of the most iconic rock groups of all time, and we are thrilled to host these legendary performers in the unrivaled concert atmosphere at Arrowhead Stadium.”
Tickets will go on sale to the public on Friday, April 8 at 10 a.m. Once on sale, fans can purchase tickets through www.ticketmaster.com, by phone at (800) 745-3000, in person at any Ticketmaster outlet or at the Arrowhead Stadium Ticket Office located between Founder’s Plaza and the Hy-Vee Gate on the northwest side of the stadium during normal business hours.
Special presales will take place before the public on-sale with an eight-ticket limit applying to all presales. Jackson County residents will be the first to access the presales at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, April 6. Arrowhead Stadium suite holders and Chiefs corporate partners will have a presale beginning on Thursday, April 7 at 10 a.m. Also on Thursday, April 7, tickets will go on sale to Chiefs Season Ticket Members at 10 a.m. and Chiefs Kingdom Rewards Members at 11 a.m. All presales will end at 10 p.m. CT on April 7.
Kansas City is the only concert in the six-state region of Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa, Oklahoma and Arkansas. It is the third stop on the 20-stop tour. The show is one of two announced concerts for Arrowhead Stadium in 2016, and marks the ninth concert for the venue since 2011.