Toby Keith Headlining Illinois Inaugural Concert
The event on Monday, January 12 will be held at the Prairie Capital Convention Center in downtown Springfield from 8:30 p.m. to midnight. Doors open at 8:00 p.m. The concert hall floor will be standing room only and filled on a first come- first served basis.
Tickets to the show are on sale now online. General admission price is $125 per ticket. Blocks of 25 or 50 tickets can be purchased at a discounted rate. Student and military discounts are $75.
The Boat Drink Caucus, made up of Representative Chad Hays, Representative Mike Tryon and Senator Don Harmon, will open the concert. The trio combine a Jimmy Buffett-like tropical style with classic rock favorites.
Legendary blues artist Buddy Guy will then play, ahead of Toby Keith.