September 28, 2009 — Thursday evening, more than 50,000 people will head to the University of Virginia's Scott Stadium as rock band U2 brings its 360° Tour to Charlottesville, the first concert at Scott Stadium since the Rolling Stones played there four years ago.
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March 19, 2008
March 19, 2008 — The twice-postponed Van Halen concert at John Paul Jones Arena has been rescheduled for Tuesday, March 11 at 8 p.m. Tickets and parking passes for the February 22 and March 11 rescheduled dates will be honored for this event.
March 11, 2008
March 10, 2008 — The Van Halen concert Tuesday, March 11, has been postponed. The rescheduled date will be announced shortly. Ticket holders should retain their tickets, which will be honored at the rescheduled concert.
February 13, 2007
Feb. 13, 2007 -- University of Virginia’s John Paul Jones Arena has been named Pollstar’s Best New Concert Venue. Larry Wilson, General Manager, accepted the award at the 18th Annual POLLSTAR Concert Industry Awards Ceremony, held in Los Angeles on Feb.
September 21, 2006
Sept. 21, 2006 — The University of Virginia’s John Paul Jones Arena will host Dave Matthews Band for two sold-out performances as part of the building’s “Grand Opening” on Friday, Sept. 22, and Saturday, Sept. 23, 2006.
March 01, 2006
SMG Announces Dave Matthews Band as Grand Opening Event at University of Virginias John Paul Jones Arena
March 1, 2006 -– Larry Wilson, general manager of the University of Virginia’s John Paul Jones Arena, today announced that Dave Matthews Band will be the Grand Opening event for the 16,000 seat facility, appearing on both Friday, September 22 and Saturday, September 23, 2006.
February 24, 2006
February 24, 2006 — Larry Wilson, general manager of the University of Virginia’s John Paul Jones Arena, today unveiled several of the facility’s first scheduled events which will take place in the new 16,000 seat sports and entertainment arena starting in August 2006.