Willie Nelson And Dwight Yoakum Come To Memorial Auditorium Oct. 21

Tickets On Sale Friday

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Willie Nelson & Dwight Yoakum will play at Memorial Auditorium on Saturday, Oct. 21.  Doors open at 7 p.m. with the show at 8 p.m. 

Tickets are $125, $85, $65 and $49 plus applicable fees and are available at the Tivoli Theatre Box Office, tivolichattanooga.com or by phone at 800-745-3000.  

Tickets go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. 



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Roy Exum: 2018 Ig Nobel Awards

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