Cyber Monday ticket deals on concerts at Ruth Eckerd Hall, Straz Center, Mahaffey Theater and more
Cyber Monday is here, and with it comes an array of concert ticket deals around Tampa Bay and beyond -- especially at the area's three biggest performing arts halls. Let's run them down:
Ruth Eckerd Hall and the Capitol Theater: Through midnight, save 50 percent on concerts and productions including Donny and Marie Osmond (Dec. 6), Peter White (Dec. 8), Martina McBride (Dec. 9), John Tesh (Dec. 11), Garrison Keillor (Dec. 12), Jackie Evancho (Dec. 20), Bret Michaels (Dec. 29), Butch Trucks Freight Train Band (Dec. 31), Los Lobos (Jan. 14), Michael Bolton (Jan. 17), Tom Segura (Jan. 22), Adam Trent the Futurist (Jan. 29), Gladys Knight (Jan. 30), Boz Scaggs and Robert Cray (Feb. 1), Gallagher (Feb. 3), Dennis DeYoung (Feb. 24), Paul Anka (March 12), Kristin Chenoweth (March 13), Michael Amante (March 19), Carrot Top (March 22), Jim Brickman (April 1), Little River Band and Firefall (April 8) and more, incluing stage productions like Kinky Boots and The Nutcracker. Click here for details.
Mahaffey Theater: Through 10 p.m. Monday, the St. Petersburg theater is offering an array of deals on shows, ranging from 25 percent off to BOGOs and package deals. Shows offered include: Windham Hill Winter Solstice (Nov. 29), Melissa Etheridge (Dec. 1), Lauryn Hill (Dec. 6), Mix 100.7's Mistletoe Show (Dec. 9), Michael Carbonaro (Dec. 29), the Fifth Dimension (Jan. 6), Billy Gardell (Jan. 13), Ethan Bortnick (Jan. 15), the Five Irish Tenors (Jan. 20), Jack Hanna (Jan. 22), Pat Metheny (Feb. 1), Smokey Robinson (Feb. 9), Dionne Warwick (Feb. 12), Loretta Lynn (Feb. 17), BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet (Feb. 18), Masters of Illusion (Feb. 20), Benise (Feb. 24), the Yardbirds and Vanilla Fudge (March 5), Brain Candy Live with Adam Savage and Michael Stevens (March 15), Chubby Checker (March 23), One Night of Queen (April 21) and more. Click here for details.
Straz Center for the Performing Arts: Tampa's theater is offering up to 50 percent off on a variety of shows, including dance and Broadway offerings like Into The Woods, Finding Neverland and Disney's The Little Mermaid. Among the concerts and special events offering deals: Hasan Minhaj (Dec. 11), the Capitol Steps (Jan. 12), Hypnotic Brass Ensemble (Feb. 1), Pablo Sainz Villegas (Feb. 25), Carl Hiaasen (March 5), Tiempo Libre (March 10), Cheyenne Jackson (March 26), Home Free (March 29), Alton Brown (April 21) and Aaron Tveit (April 30). Click here for details.
Amalie Arena: There are a few ticket deals in place for Amalie Arena, though none for concerts, except for the Comedy Get Down featuring Cedric the Entertainer, George Lopez and more on Jan. 20. Other deals are for Cirque Musica, the Harlem Globetrotters and other events. Click here.
Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall: In Sarasota, two shows have Cyber Monday deals: Joel McHale (April 15) and Alton Brown (April 20).
There are other deals to be found if you know where to look, including discounted four-packs for the 93.3-FLZ Jingle Ball on Dec. 17, discounts on tickets to the Tampa Bay Margarita Festival on May 27 or select deals through Ticketmaster and Live Nation. Start shoppin'.
-- Jay Cridlin