Thomas Rhett, Old Dominion to perform on 16th hole
SCOTTSDALE, Arizona – The Waste Management Phoenix Open has added a concert at the Coliseum to its live music lineup for 2022.
Thomas Rhett and Old Dominion will take the stage at the iconic 16th hole for the inaugural concert at the Coliseum on Saturday, February 5, giving fans an earlier start date for the festivities.
The Phoenix Open week runs from Monday February 7 to Sunday February 13.
General admission tickets for the Colosseum concert cost $ 150 and will go on sale at 9 a.m. on Monday, November 1 on WMPhoenixOpen.com.
A limited number of suites with all-inclusive meals and drinks are also available. The Concert at the Colosseum is an event for those 21 and over.
Doors open at 3 p.m. Old Dominion will kick off at 5:00 p.m., with Thomas Rhett taking the stage around 6:30 p.m.
The concert will take place on a stage built in the middle of the fairway of the 16th hole strictly for this show.
In a press release, Tournament President Dr Michael Golding said, “We have all seen the energy the fans bring to cheering on the PGA Tour players on the 16th hole. We can’t wait to see and feel that buzz overnight for Thomas Rhett and Old Dominion.
Bird’s Nest concerts for 2022
Live music will of course continue at the festival’s popular Coors Light Birds Nest.
The Birds Nest will bring Sam Hunt, Macklemore and Kygo to the big tent when the popular concert series returns on the weekend of February 9-12, 2022, for the golf tournament. Tickets are on sale at coorslightbirdsnest.com.
Wednesday’s headline and remaining Birds Nest lineup will be announced as more performers are confirmed.
In a statement, Golding said, “We are absolutely delighted to welcome music fans back to Coors Light Birds Nest and to start with an incredible lineup of musicians.”
Headlining the Thursday, February 10 show, American country music star Sam Hunt with special guest multi-platinum artist Russell Dickerson.
Learn more about Sam Hunt, Macklemore, Kygo
A former college football quarterback, Hunt has topped the country broadcast charts eight times since his breakthrough with “Leave the Light On” in 2014, including multi-platinum smashes “Take Your Time,” “House Party,” ” Make You Miss Me ”and“ A body like a side road ”.
Four-time Grammy winner Macklemore will headline Friday, February 11. Macklemore won his four Grammys in 2014: Best New Artist, Best Rap Album (“The Heist”), and Best Rap Performance and Best Rap Song for the single “Thrift Shop”. “, one of his two No. 1 singles that year.
He also won two American Music Awards in 2013 for Favorite Rap / Hip-Hop Artist and Favorite Rap / Hip-Hop Album as well as Billboard Music Awards in 2013 and 2014 for Rap Song of the Year (“Thrift Shop”) and Best Rap Song. (“I can’t hold back”).
To complete the lineup, Norwegian-born producer / DJ Kygo, as well as special guests Sam Feldt and Forester on Saturday February 12.
Kygo has built his career on popular remixes, sold-out shows in North America and Europe, and signature performances at Coachella and Ultra Music Festival with 15 billion streams worldwide. Multiplatinum “It Ain’t Me” (feat. Selena Gomez) broke into the Top 10 of the Billboard Hot 100 with over 2.5 billion streams worldwide.
This is Kygo Birds Nest’s second appearance, following its successful debut in 2020.
Changes are coming
The Bird’s Nest will see some changes this year in the outdoor patio.
The live performances will still take place inside the 48,000 square foot tent, but the area outside the tent will provide an enhanced experience for fans with a festival atmosphere.
In a press release, President Eric Brandt said: “We wanted to examine how we might improve the overall fan experience, especially before the headliners take the stage.”
Brandt said ticket holders “can expect a much more fan-friendly atmosphere where they can meet friends for a drink after golf, come early for a bite to eat in food trucks, play golf. outdoor board games and enjoy the various bars and outdoor seating areas. “
Birds Nest general admission tickets start at $ 75. VIP tickets are available from $ 285, which includes exclusive access to an upgraded VIP area where guests are treated with free food and drink and access to a premium viewing area for shows.
Organizers are encouraging fans to purchase their tickets early as ticket prices will increase as the event draws closer.
The Bird’s Nest is located directly in front of the main entrance to the Phoenix Open tournament. The entertainment venue opens at 3:30 p.m. and closes at 10:30 p.m. from Wednesday to Saturday.
The headliners will take to the main stage each evening at around 8:30 pm Le Nid d’oeil is a venue for ages 21 and over.