Nov 26, 2012

Bon Jovi - Because We Can Tour Comes to the KFC Yum! Center

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Louisville, KY (November 26, 2012) – Blazing a trail across the globe, all-American rock icons Bon Jovi are hitting the road in 2013 for their “BON JOVI Because We Can – The Tour.” Kicking off in North America, the tour makes its way to Louisville, KY for a one-night-only performance at KFC Yum! Center on Thursday, March 14. Tickets for the Louisville show will go on sale on Monday, December 3 at 10:00AM.

Ensuring that there is truly something for every fan, Bon Jovi is offering a wide range of ticket options for the show, starting at $19.50 (plus service charges). Tickets can be purchased at the KFC Yum! Center Box Office, all Ticketmaster locations, through Ticketmaster charge-by-phone at 1-800-745-3000, Ticketmaster Express at 866-448-7849 (automated only self service line) or online at Tickets are subject to applicable service charges and event time and date are subject to change. Visit for up-to-date information. #BecauseWeCan

View U.S. tour announcement video here.

The tour, promoted by AEG Live in the U.S., Canada and the U.K., will debut brand new songs from Bon Jovi’s upcoming album What About Now, to be released in Spring 2013, loading even more ammunition into the band’s huge arsenal of hits. The group’s return to the road in 2013 will launch the latest chapter in an ongoing blockbuster run which has already secured Bon Jovi’s status as the essential live rock band – having performed more than 2,700 concerts in over 50 countries for more than 35 million fans. “BON JOVI Because We Can – The Tour” will make its way across the globe with dates in Europe, the Far East, Africa, Latin America and Australia.

In other Bon Jovi news, tomorrow night only NCM Fathom Events will present BON JOVI Inside Out in local movie theatres at 8:00pm. In a first-ever interactive theater event, Bon Jovi fans from across the country will have the opportunity to submit their questions for a very special Q&A with Bon Jovi, hosted by Allison Hagendorf of The CW's "THE NEXT: Fame Is At Your Door Step." The Q&A will be broadcast LIVE from Times Square and fans can submit questions now via Twitter using the hashtag #AskBonJovi or text in questions during the event. Featuring a hand-selected set list from their catalog of hits, BON JOVI Inside Out includes the groups best performances from three historic concerts. Tickets for BON JOVI Inside Out are available now at participating theater box offices and online at For a sneak peek, click here to watch the band performing their classic hit, “Livin’ on a Prayer."


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About the KFC Yum! Center
Operated by AEG Facilities, the KFC Yum! Center is Louisville’s newest multi-purpose arena that boasts a total of 721,762 square feet while offering an arena bowl exceeding 22,000 seats and four meeting rooms spanning approximately 34,000 square feet all within walking distance of more than 4,200 hotel rooms in downtown Louisville. It is home to the University of Louisville men’s and women’s basketball programs and is ideal for concerts, conventions, corporate events, family shows, ice shows, wrestling and more. The KFC Yum! Center is a state of the art facility with advance technology capabilities that is owned by the Louisville Arena Authority and managed by AEG Facilities, a global sports, entertainment and venue organization that owns, operates or consults with more than 100 of the most elite venues in the world. For more information, visit