Palmdale, CA Concert Rescheduled

LeAnn Rimes Concert Rescheduled

for September 25 at the Palmdale Amphitheater

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale has announced that the concert for country star LeAnn Rimes, which was postponed on Aug. 23 due to the effects of the Sand Fire, has been rescheduled for Sunday, Sept. 25 at 7:30 pm at the Palmdale Amphitheater, located at 2723 Rancho Vista Blvd.

Tickets that were purchased for the Aug. 23 concert will be valid for the Sept. 25 show. For questions regarding the Aug. 23 tickets, please email parksrec@cityofpalmdale.org.

“We are thrilled that LeAnn Rimes will take the Amphitheater stage for what promises to be an excellent show on a beautiful Sunday evening,” said Director of Recreation and Culture Keri Smith.

To show appreciation for all their efforts in fighting the Sand Fire, members of the U.S. Forest Service, Los Angeles County Fire Department and Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department will receive free admission for themselves and a guest to the concert, simply by showing their ID or badge at the gate.

“Not only will we be treated to an amazing performance by LeAnn, but we’ll also get to say ‘thanks’ to the brave men and women who protect us from disasters such as the Sand Fire,” Smith said.

General admission tickets are available at www.palmdaleamphitheater.com for $20. Save by purchasing tickets in advance as tickets at the gate the day of the show will be $25. VIP seating is sold out.

Gates will open at 6 pm. Food, soft drinks, beer and wine will be available for purchase. Bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on.

Rimes has had 42 singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart, 13 of which are Top 10 hits, and has scored numerous hit singles in her career, including “Can’t Fight the Moonlight” which went #1 in 11 countries, and “How Do I Live,” which is the second longest charting song ever on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. With more than 44 million albums sold, two Grammy® Awards, three Academy of Country Music Awards and 12 Billboard Music Awards, Rimes is also the youngest recipient ever of a Grammy® Award, and the first country recording artist to win in the “Best New Artist” category.

The Summer Concert Series, now in its 12th year, will also feature Super Soul Saturday: A Party for the Decades featuring DJ Streak, Bump City and Stone Soulon July 30; Get Jazzed at the Amp with The Herbie Kae & Tony Capko Band, Gina Eckstine and The Bill Fulton Band on August 6, and R&B legends The Commodores on Sept. 10.

Tickets are available at www.palmdaleamphitheater.com and start at $8 for Super Soul Saturday and Get Jazzed, and $16 for The Commodores.

For more information, please visit www.palmdaleamphitheater.com or call 661/267-5611.

The Summer Concert Series at Palmdale Amphitheater is generously sponsored by American Medical Response, AVTA, Waste Management, Coca-Cola, Antelope Valley Mall, Valleywide Dental, Opportunities for Learning, Sierra Medical Group, AV Furniture & Mattress, Hilton Garden Inn, Lancaster JetHawks, Ventura Graphix and Vince’s Pizza & Pasta – Palmdale.