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Garth Brooks Announces New Concert Dates Through November 2012 at Wynn Las Vegas

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Garth Brooks Announces New Concert Dates Through November 2012 at Wynn Las Vegas11:00 EDT Wednesday, May 30, 2012Tickets for New Concert Dates on Sale Saturday, June 9 at 10 a.m. PTLAS VEGAS, May 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Garth Brooks has performed to sold-out crowds and rave reviews inside the intimate Encore Theater at Wynn Las Vegas since December 2009. Tickets for the highly anticipated concerts will be available for purchase through November 2012 and will go on sale Saturday, June 9 at 10 a.m. PT. Tickets are $225 plus tax and service charge and are available exclusively at Ticketmaster.com or by calling 1-877-65-GARTH. For more information about Garth Brooks at Wynn Las Vegas, visit www.wynnlasvegas.com.(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120530/LA15125)(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/LA97761LOGO-b)Concert Dates Going On SaleSeptember 21, 22October 5, 6October 26, 27November 16, 17Current Concert Dates On SaleJune 8, 9June 22, 23July 19 (one show at 8 p.m.)July 20, 21August 17, 18Concert TimesFridays: 7:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.Saturdays: 7:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.Package InformationFor the ultimate Garth Brooks experience, guests may indulge in the "Garth Weekend Package," which includes three nights in a Wynn or Encore Tower Suite King, two premium Garth Brooks tickets, Garth merchandise valued at $100, dinner at Switch, choice of spa treatments for two and Sunday Jazz Brunch for two at The Country Club. To book this package call 866-770-7929 and mention package code UNFGB. Packages are priced from $839 per night and are subject to availability.About Garth BrooksCertified by the RIAA in 2000 as the #1-selling solo artist in U.S. history, Garth Brooks has sold in excess of 128 million albums and has received every accolade the recording industry can bestow on an artist.In 2001, Brooks retired and moved back to Oklahoma to raise his children. In 2008, The President Elect, himself, requested that Brooks headline President Obama's Inaugural Celebration at the Lincoln Memorial. A crowd of over 300,000 did the "wave" to Brooks' performance of "Shout" while the President sang along. That same year, the Governor of California asked Brooks to help the state. He performed five concerts in two days with the proceeds from 83,000 tickets donated to efforts to prevent fire catastrophes. Portions of the live concerts were shown as a TV special, "Garth Brooks: Live in L.A." allowing viewers to donate as well.In December 2010, Brooks finished an astonishing nine sold out concerts in six days to raise money for the flood relief efforts in Tennessee. ABC World News Tonight declared Brooks "The Person of the Week" and the Mayor of Nashville announced that this was a record December for downtown Nashville merchants due to the over 145,000 who attended the concerts.In January 2012, he was named the best-selling artist of the last two decades by Billboard, Nielsen and SoundScan, with a whopping 68.5 million sales. Brooks was recently inducted into the Songwriters' Hall of Fame and will be inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame this fall. Brooks also sold out his upcoming appearance at the 100th anniversary of the Calgary Stampede. All 15,000+ seats sold out in less than a minute.For more information visit www.GarthBrooks.com. SOURCE Wynn Las VegasFor further information: Nancy Seltzer, Nancy Seltzer & Associates for Garth Brooks, +1-323-938-3562, nseltzer@nsapr.com; Deanna Pettit, Director of Public Relations, +1-702-770-2121, deanna.pettit@wynnlasvegas.com, or Wendy Zamaripa, Public Relations Manager, +1-702-770-3726, wendy.zamaripa@wynnlasvegas.com, both of Wynn?Encore