Sunday, June 24, 2018
News Roundup

Ticket window: Dave Matthews Band, UB40, Tokyo Police Club, Country Megaticket

Tickets for the following events go on sale this week:

Dave Matthews Band, 7 p.m. July 27 at the MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre, Tampa, $31.50-$76, on sale at noon Friday at the box office, 4802 U.S. 301 N, or by calling (813) 740-2446, and through Ticketmaster online at Ticketmaster.com, or by calling toll-free 1-800-745-3000.

Tampa Bay Rays single game tickets, all home games for 2016 on sale Friday online only at raysbaseball.com.

UB40, 7 p.m. Aug. 14 at Mahaffey Theater, St. Petersburg, $49.50-$69.50, on sale at noon Friday at the box office, 400 First St. S, or by calling (727) 893-7832.

Maksim and Valentin Chmerkovskiy, 8 p.m. June 17 at Ruth Eckerd Hall, Clearwater, $41.75-$81.75, on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, through the box office, 1111 McMullen-Booth Road, or by calling (727) 791-7400.

Jason Bonham's Led Zeppelin Experience, June 7 at 8 p.m. at Ruth Eckerd Hall, Clearwater, $43.25-$63.25, on sale at noon Saturday at the box office.

Dawes, 8 p.m. April 10 at State Theatre, St. Petersburg, $25, on sale at 10 a.m. Friday through Ticketmaster.

Tokyo Police Club, 9 p.m. April 29 at State Theatre, St. Petersburg, $18, on sale at 10 a.m. Friday through Ticketmaster.

Trampled by Turtles and the Devil Makes Three, 7 p.m. May 12 at Jannus Live, St. Petersburg, $25, on sale at 10 a.m. Friday through Ticketmaster.

Millencolin, 7 p.m. May 22 at State Theatre, St. Petersburg, $19, on sale at 10 a.m. Friday through Ticketmaster.

2016 Country Megaticket, various dates and times at the MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre, Tampa, $169-$949, on sale at 10 a.m. Friday at the box office and through Ticketmaster.

NCAA Men's Frozen Four, 5 and 8:30 p.m. April 7 and 8 p.m. April 9 at the Amalie Arena, Tampa, $54.25-$214.25, on sale at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the box office, 401 Channelside Drive (walk-up only), and through Ticketmaster.

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