The first official day of fall is today, but it is just starting to heat up at The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion. This weekend, some of the hottest touring groups are scheduled to perform in The Woodlands including Def Leppard tonight, Maroon 5 and Train tomorrow, Journey with Foreigner and Night Ranger Sunday and blink-182 and My Chemical Romance Monday.
“This weekend will be one of the busiest weekends in The Pavilion’s 22-year history,” said Jerry MacDonald, president and CEO of The Pavilion. “We are on tap for four days of back-to-back concerts including two sold-out shows – Maroon 5 and Train on Saturday and Journey with Foreigner and Night Ranger on Sunday. We are expecting more than 55,000 concertgoers to come through our gates between Friday and Monday.”
So far this season, The Pavilion has had nine sold-out concerts including Arcade Fire May 4, Jimmy Buffett & the Coral Reefer Band May 5, Stevie Nicks Aug. 13, 94.5 The Buzz/Bud Light Weenie Roast Aug. 28, Kid Rock with Sheryl Crow Sept. 3, Maroon 5 and Train Sept. 24, Journey with Foreigner and Night Ranger Sept. 25, Adele Oct. 18 and Buzzfest XXVII Oct. 22.
The Pavilion’s remaining fall schedule includes Incubus Sept. 30, Judas Priest Oct. 15, Chris Brown Oct. 16, Adele Oct. 18, Buzzfest XXVII Oct. 22, Houston Symphony’s Hocus Pocus Pops Oct. 28, Zac Brown Band Oct. 30 and the 16th Annual Children’s Festival Nov.12 and 13.
Tickets for these performances are available at all Ticketmaster outlets, including Fiesta, select H-E-B and Walmart locations and Media Magic, by calling 800-745-3000 or online at www.ticketmaster.com. Prepaid, preferred parking is available in the on-site Town Center Garage located along Six Pines Drive. Parking is $5 per vehicle for most performing arts events and $15 per vehicle for most contemporary events. Tickets for on-site parking can be purchased in advance at all Ticketmaster locations and The Pavilion Box Office. The free, color-coded lots are connected to The Pavilion by corresponding pathways with signs leading across The Waterway. The Box Office is open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m.–5 p.m. and on event days through the start of the show.
For more information on The Pavilion, visit www.woodlandscenter.org or find us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Flickr.
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The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion is part of The Center for the Performing Arts at The Woodlands, a nonprofit 501 (c)(3) organization that provides diverse, high-quality performing arts events for the entertainment and enrichment of a broad regional audience. Through numerous educational and community outreach programs, The Center is a catalyst for attracting new audiences to the performing arts and building strong ties between the arts and educational institutions.