CONTACT: MELVIN O. SHAW
100 Old Public Library
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0010; fax (319) 384-0024
Release: Jan. 28, 2000
Freezing temperatures lead UI to discourage overnight
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Tickets to the Red Hot Chili Peppers
and Foo Fighters' April 26 performance will go on sale at the University of
Iowa Memorial Union Box Office at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 29, but due to expected
frigid temperatures, the Office of Student Life is advising ticket seekers
not to form overnight lines.
Doors to the IMU will open at 7 a.m. Saturday, but
tickets will not go on sale until 10 a.m. Tickets for the April 26 concert
at Carver Hawkeye Arena are $30 and will also be available at Ticketmaster
outlets found at most area music stores and Hy-Vee Food Stores. Tickets can
also be purchased by phone through the IMU Box Office 319-335-3041 or toll-free
1-800-346-4401 or directly from Ticketmaster at 319-363-1888.
For more information on the Red Hot Chili Peppers'
scheduled UI performance sponsored by the Student Commission on Programming
and Entertainment, contact Ryan Barker, SCOPE Productions at 335-3395 or online