American Idol: Live! 2018 Tour, Featuring Performances by This Season’s Winner Maddie Poppe, Comes to Orleans Arena July 29

LAS VEGAS—One of the nation’s best-loved television shows “American Idol” will bring the American Idol: Live! 2018 tour to the Orleans Arena on Sunday, July 29. 

The American Idol: Live! 2018 tour will feature performances from this season’s winner Maddie Poppe as well as this season’s top finalists, including Cade Foehner, Caleb Lee Hutchinson, Catie Turner, Gabby Barrett, Jurnee and Michael J. Woodard. Kris Allen, Season 8 winner of “American Idol” will also be a special guest on tour. 

The 2018 tour follows the hit show’s monumental return to television in 2018 and will span three months this summer. The tour will cover over 40 cities kicking off on Wednesday, July 11 in Redding, Calif. and wrap on Sunday, September 16 in Washington, D.C.

Showtime is 7 p.m. Tickets start at $39 plus tax and fees, and can be purchased by calling Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000; online at www.orleansarena.comwww.ticketmaster.com or www.AmericanIdolLive.com; or in-person at gift shops inside The Orleans, Suncoast, Gold Coast and Sam’s Town. Tickets may also be purchased the day of the show (depending upon availability) at the venue box office. VIP packages will also be available for sale at www.VIPNation.com.

About Orleans Arena

The Orleans Arena, a Boyd Gaming facility located just west of the Las Vegas Strip, is one of the nation’s leading multi-purpose sports and entertainment facilities and the 2014 recipient of the Venue Excellence Award from the International Association of Venue Managers. In addition, the Orleans Arena is one of only a handful of arenas in the United States to achieve LEED Gold Certification and is part of the largest company in Nevada to achieve SHARP Certification for commitments to safe venue operations. According to Venues Today magazine, the Orleans Arena, which hosts more than 200 events each year, consistently ranks in the Top 10 for ticket sales in the United States and internationally among venues of similar size. These events include nationally touring concerts, NCAA basketball conference tournaments, family shows, motorsports and other unique events. For more information, call 702-365-7469 or visit www.OrleansArena.com. Stay connected to the Orleans Arena on Facebook and on Twitter (@orleansarena). The Orleans Arena is a property of Boyd Gaming. Founded in 1975, Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE: BYD) is a leading geographically diversified operator of 24 gaming entertainment properties in seven states.  With one of the most experienced leadership teams in the casino industry, Boyd Gaming prides itself on offering its guests an outstanding entertainment experience, delivered with unwavering attention to customer service.  For additional Company information and press releases, visit www.boydgaming.com.

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