(Cleveland) - Get ready for a weeklong celebration in Cleveland, April 7-14, culminating with the 33rd Annual Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, presented by Klipsch Audio. Activities at the Rock Hall and around town include the Induction Ceremony with a star-studded red carpet, grand opening of the newly transformed Hall of Fame Experience, which includes the 2018 Inductee Exhibit, live music, programming and more. Book your travel and make plans now at rockhall.com.
Tickets to the Induction Ceremony will go on sale to the public February 8 at 10 a.m. EST. The Ceremony will take place on April 14 at Public Auditorium in Cleveland. It will honor this year's inductees: Bon Jovi, The Cars, Dire Straits, The Moody Blues, Nina Simone, and Sister Rosetta Tharpe. Tickets can be purchased at ticketmaster.com or by calling 800-745-3000. A two-ticket limit applies to all purchases.
To celebrate the class of 2018, the City of Cleveland, Inductees, partners, fan clubs, and local organizations are helping the Rock Hall amplify its mission to engage, teach and inspire through the power of rock and roll.
Rock Week promises to be an exciting time and more details will be revealed soon, but here are a few of the highlights:
- Dozens of local restaurants, music venues and shops hosting Induction-themed events and specials during the week.
- *NEW* Grand opening of an all-new Hall of Fame Experience. Updates are part of an on-going multi-year, multimillion dollar transformation of the visitor experience at the Museum.
- Official Simulcast at the Rock Hall.
- Live music and performances at the Rock Hall and throughout the City.
- Added Stories of Rock, education programs, films and more to enhance your Museum visit.
- And, of course, the Induction Ceremony with a star-studded red carpet!
Visit rockhall.com, follow @rockhall on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram or signup for the Rock Hall newsletter to find out about added events, special guest appearances, and more.
Tickets for the official Simulcast at the Rock Hall are priced at $26 and will go on to the public on February 15 (Members on February 13) at 10 a.m. EST at ticketing.rockhall.com. Outside of Public Auditorium, the Simulcast at the Rock Hall is the only place to see the Ceremony in its entirety, live and uncensored.
The Rock Hall generates over $100 million for the city, and the Inductions are projected to generate an additional $15 million.
The return of the ceremony to Cleveland would not be possible without generous support from sponsors and supporters, including Klipsch Audio, PNC Bank, Destination Cleveland, City of Cleveland, the State of Ohio, J.P. Murphy Foundation, Medical Mutual of Ohio, Greater Cleveland Partnership, Downtown Cleveland Alliance, Forest City Charitable Enterprises, and many other generous supporters.
Make your travel reservations now for Rock Week and purchase your Rock Hall admission tickets in advance and save atrockhall.com.
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