“A Mötley Crüe show is not to be missed,” says Adam Oppenheim, President, Stampede Entertainment Inc.
December 04, 2023 - Calgary – One of the world’s most iconic and celebrated rock bands, Mötley Crüe is bringing their electrifying live show to the Saddledome on Thursday, July 11 for Stampede 2024. Known for their high-energy live shows and chart-topping singles, such as the iconic "Kickstart My Heart," "Dr. Feelgood," "Girls, Girls, Girls," and "Home Sweet Home," experience the legendary rock band's electrifying performance firsthand at this celebrated annual event.
“A Mötley Crüe show is not to be missed,” says Adam Oppenheim, President, Stampede Entertainment Inc. “This iconic band boasts a stage presence and energy that is second to none. Their countless multi-platinum hits promises a Stampede night that will not disappoint.”
Tickets for this unforgettable show go on sale to the general public on Friday, December 8 at 10 a.m. (MST), with prices starting at $65, plus applicable fees and taxes. Concert tickets include admission to the Calgary Stampede on the day of the concert so fans can experience all the fun Stampede has to offer before and after the show. Tickets are available here, by phone, or in-person at Ticketmaster.
Calgary Stampede Insiders have an opportunity to pre-purchase tickets beginning Tuesday, December 5 at 10 a.m. Become a Stampede Insider and get the inside track on all the experiences planned for Stampede 2024 here!
Tickets are also now on sale for the 2024 Stampede Rodeo and Evening Show, July 5-14. For the best seats in the house, get yours today by visiting CalgaryStampede.com/tickets
About Mötley Crüe
Hailing from Los Angeles, CA, Mötley Crüe — Vince Neil (vocals), Nikki Sixx (bass), Tommy Lee (drums) and Mick Mars (guitars) — has commandeered the rock pantheon for 40+ years and continues to do so with John 5 on guitar. The band has sold over 100 million albums worldwide, garnered 7 USA platinum and multi-platinum albums, 22 Top 40 mainstream rock hits, 6 Top 20 pop singles, 3 Grammy nominations, 5 New York Times best-selling books, a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and a Netflix hit movie. Mötley Crüe continues touring the world with John 5 on guitar as they push the visual limits of live performance.
The quartet has amassed over 5 billion streams across digital platforms and the band has over 8 million followers on social media. Known for their iconic live performances, the band has sold out countless tours across the globe in front of millions of fans with groundbreaking production highlights such as Tommy Lee's drum-rollercoaster and Nikki Sixx's flame-throwing bass. They pioneered the Las Vegas rock residency with a sold-out run in 2012. Mötley Crüe's hit songs such as “Kickstart My Heart” and “Home Sweet Home” are frequently licensed by major brands such as NASCAR, Dodge, Coldwell Banker, Carl's Jr., and KIA to name a few and their music can be heard on TV hit shows such as Stranger Things and Cobra Kai amongst many others.
The band’s biography “The Dirt: Confessions of the World’s Most Notorious Rock Band” became a New York Times best-seller in 2001 and has sold over 1 million copies worldwide. Members of the band have authored 4 additional New York Times best-selling books since. In 2019 Netflix premiered “The Dirt” biopic based on the bestselling book which became a global hit movie scoring a 94% positive audience score on Rotten Tomatoes. As a result, Mötley Crüe gained an entire new generation of young fans who discovered the band through the movie and further solidified their iconic status, relevance, and the timelessness of their songwriting.
Mötley Crüe remains a huge global draw 40+ years into their career and, in the summer of 2022 co-headlined a nearly sold-out North American stadium tour with Def Leppard. The tour continued around the world in 2023 with legs in Latin America, Europe, Japan and Australia before concluding in Melbourne, Australia on November 14, 2023. Mötley Crüe just announced a very special “Crüe Year’s Eve” show to round out the year in Palm Springs, CA at the brand new Acrisure Arena on December 31, 2023.
About the Calgary Stampede
The Calgary Stampede celebrates the people, the animals, the land, the traditions and the values that make up the unique spirit of the west. The Calgary Stampede contributes to the quality of life in Calgary and southern Alberta through our world-renowned Stampede, year-round facilities, western events and several youth and agriculture programs. Exemplifying the theme We’re Greatest Together, we are a volunteer-supported, not-for-profit community organization that preserves and celebrates our western heritage, cultures and community spirit. All revenue is reinvested into Calgary Stampede programs and facilities.
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