Nothing epitomizes summer more than catching a local baseball game at the ballpark or attending one of the many outdoor music festivals or concerts. However, what is becoming even more popular is melding these two summerime activities. More and more professional baseball teams are opening up their stadiums to host concerts, other sporting events, and even boxing. One of these shows that is generating a lot of buzz is the upcoming Jay Z and Eminem concert that will take place at Yankee Stadium in New York and Comerica Park in Detroit. Tickets haven’t even officially gone on sale but many tickets are already available on the market thanks to some recent presales. Boxing will also return to the Bronx as Yankee Stadium will also host the BIG Miguel Cotto vs Yuri Foreman fight this Saturday June 5th. But it doesn’t stop there- Yankee Stadium will also host the Notre Dame vs Army Football Game. If you live in the Bronx or will be traveling there anytime in 2010 you might want to check out some of the great prices on tickets we have at Free Ticket Classifieds.
Also generating a lot of interest is the anticipated Dave Matthews Band Concert at Wrigley Field. Wrigley Field has been home to sold out Jimmy Buffett, Elton John and Billy Joel concerts, and even the 2009 NHL Winter Classic in recent years and legions of DMB fans will be surely migrating to Wrigleyville this September for this highly anticipated concert. In addition to the DMB concert Wrigley Field will also host a college football game between Northwestern and Illinois this fall. The Northwestern vs Illinois Wrigley Field game will be on November 20th and will be the first football game at Wrigley Field in decades! Other hot baseball stadium summer concerts include the Eagles, Dixie Chicks, and Keith Urban playing at Citizens Bank Ballpark in Philadelphia on June 14thand the Aerosmith concert at Fenway Park on August 14th in Boston.