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Garth Brooks hosting concert event at 300 drive-in theaters across the U.S.

Garth Brooks hosting concert event at 300 drive-in theaters across the U.S.
Posted at 11:17 AM, Jun 11, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-11 12:08:09-04

Country superstar Garth Brooks is bringing a concert to people in their cars across the U.S. later this month.

Brooks will hit the stage on June 27 for a special performance that will simulcast in 300 different theaters. He revealed the news during an appearance on Good Morning America on Thursday (June 11).

"I am so excited to get to play again. I have missed it so much and want to get back to it," Brooks said in a statement. "This drive-in concert allows us all to get back to playing live music without the uncertainty of what would be the result to us as a community. This is old school, new school, and perfect for the time we are in."

Tickets cost $100 per car and will go on sale June 19.

"Families need safe entertainment options that they can enjoy together this summer," said Walter Kinzie, Encore Live's founder and chief executive officer. "We're excited to partner with Garth, who's already done so much to help the entertainment industry during these tough times, to provide a truly unique and incredible concert that will do a whole lot of good for local businesses and communities."

Brooks has had to cancel several upcoming concerts amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

In February, he played to a sold-out Ford Field with more than 70,000 tickets sold in just 90 minutes.

Here is where he will be broadcasted in Virginia:

Park Place Drive-In
301 Park Boulevard, Marion, VA, 24354

Family Drive-In
5890 Valley Pike, Stephens City, VA, 22655

Goochland Drive-in Theater
4344 Old Fredericksburg Rd, Hadensville, VA, 23067

Central Drive-in
5113 Kent Junction Rd,
Norton, VA, 24273

This story was first published on WXYZ.