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8 Summer 2018 Concerts You Can’t Miss

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Summertime is great for fun in the sun with family and friends.  It’s also a perfect time of year to enjoy live music.

At TicketsatWork, you can select from a line-up of more than 100 artists and bands for concert tickets. From hard rock, indie alternative and blues, to Latin, classical, jazz and family-friendly, we have all the best music artists on tour across the U.S.

Crank it up this summer with 8 of the best concerts to see now!

Bruno Mars
Bruno Mars displays an eclectic mix of pop, R&B and soul – set to get you up on your feet! The global superstar begins to perform and you are immediately up out of your seat. Currently blazing around the globe on his 24K Magic World Tour, this is a show that has summertime fun written all over it. The singer-dancer, who swept the top prizes at the 2018 Grammy Awards, has performed everywhere from the Super Bowl to the Grammys. Get tickets here to see Bruno Mars

Tim McGraw & Faith Hill: Soul2Soul The World Tour
Following 80 sold-out shows across the country, Grammy Award-winning superstars Tim McGraw and Faith Hill are no slowing down. The incomparable duo extend their hit tour Soul2Soul with 25+ new dates in 2018. Get tickets here to see Tim McGraw & Faith Hill

Billy Joel
Billy Joel is awesome. That’s a fact. His music fits perfectly with any summer soundtrack. A Billy Joel concert is non-stop energy and lots of fun. And the songs! He has hit tunes for miles. The Piano Man is one of the best-selling musicians of all time and has the accolades to prove it, including six Grammy Awards and an induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

From “Big Shot,” “Scenes From An Italian Restaurant” and “Allentown,” to “New York State of Mind, “My Life” and “She’s Always A Woman,” Joel delivers all the big hits on this tour. Get tickets here to see Billy Joel

Chris Stapleton
Chris Stapleton is a country music superstar who is well-deserving of all the accolades bestowed on him these past few years. The singer-songwriter mixes classic country and bluegrass with a little bit of rock and roll, creating an enchanting new style of southern music. His soulful voice draws comparisons to everyone from Otis Redding to Merle Haggard. Don’t miss the chance to see this Grammy Award-winning artist on his latest tour. Get tickets here to see Chris Stapleton

Luke Bryan
Country music mega-star Luke Bryan is back on the road, taking his What Makes You Country XL stadium tour across America. Bryan, known for such hits as “Country Girl, Shake It For Me,” “Drink a Beer,” “Crash My Party” and “Play it Again,” named this latest tour after his current album, which debuted at #1 on both the Billboard Top 200 and Top Country Albums charts. Bryan’s live shows are as hot as his songs – don’t miss Luke Bryan on tour this summer. Get tickets here to see Luke Bryan

Ed Sheeran
Insanely popular singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran is in the midst of his Divide Tour, which follows the release of his record-breaking, third studio album Divide. Sheeran continues his rise as one of the world’s most successful and talented musical talents, selling-out stadiums across the globe, and cranking out hit song after hit song. Get tickets here to see Ed Sheeran

Drake
Drake is a definite must-see on his own as one of the most popular rappers to date, but this summer he’s on tour with Atlanta trio Migos. Together they hit the road for an epic tour, made for hip-hop lovers nationwide. Bring your best dance moves to a stadium near you. Get tickets here to see Drake with Migos

Elton John
Still rockin’ after all these years, Elton John is the definition of a living legend. The global superstar has been showered in awards – Grammy, Golden Globe, Tony and many more – and is as famous for his beloved ballads as for his dazzling shows and splashy costumes. Don’t miss the chance to sing along to the one and only Elton, who performs all his classic hits, from “Tiny Dancer” to “Rocket Man.” He’s not going to tour forever, so if an Elton John concert is on your bucket list, now is the time to see this music icon in person. Get tickets here to see Elton John

There’s more – lots more! TicketsatWork has 100+ artists and bands for concert tickets at incredible rates. Get out there this summer and enjoy live music with family and friends.

By Jeff Hyatt

10 Fun Ways to Celebrate the 4th of July

Save up to 50 percent on 4th of July deals from TicketsatWork.com (Photo: iStock)

When it comes to celebrating summer, look no further than TicketsatWork.com for sensational savings. We’re your springboard to fun with family and friends.

If you’re still thinking about where to go and what to do for the 4th of July, TicketsatWork.com is featuring outstanding savings up to 50% on all the best theme parks, attractions, tours and special events coast to coast. The backyard barbecue is always a solid choice, but this year, let’s experience something new and exciting for the holiday.

Here’s a roundup of 10 of our favorite options for a memorable July 4th holiday:
Washington DC Unveiled
On Washington DC Unveiled, you will jump aboard a lean, green eCruiser to see DC in a sustainable way: Explore the famous monuments and war memorials of Washington DC from a local perspective; learn local history through a narrative of stories from your expert guide; take a peek at the legendary, world-famous White House; and venture through Capitol Hill, the Smithsonian museum areas and other hotspots. Save over 20%.

Las Vegas Explorer Pass®
Grab your very own Las Vegas Explorer Pass® and explore Sin City with maximum savings and flexibility. Choose from a list of over 10 top attractions and shows, including Big Bus Day Tour, Madame Tussauds, Vegas Rockstar Club Tour, High Roller at The LINQ, The Stratosphere and more. Save up to 55%.

Movie theater
No need to travel any further than your local movie theater for some 4th of July fun. Now is a great time to catch up on the latest Hollywood hits. Purchase your discount movie tickets now from 15 different theater companies featuring hundreds located around the country, from AMC and Regal, to the Angelika and Cinemark.

Broadway
In the Big Apple, nothing screams New York City good times like enjoying a show on Broadway. TicketsatWork.com features tickets to more than 50 shows across Broadway and Off-Broadway, each featuring super discounts on seats. From the hot new shows to the long-running performances you definitely need to see, one of these shows will make it a special July 4th getaway.

Knott’s Berry Farm
With more than 165 rides, shows, attractions, restaurants and shops in five themed areas, Knott’s Berry Farm is a phenomenal option for the holiday weekend! For fans of roller coaster thrills, Knott’s Berry Farm debuted the first dive coaster on the West Coast. HangTime towers 150 feet over the Boardwalk area showcasing a vertical drop that is the steepest in California. Save up to 45%.

City Sightseeing New Orleans
City Sightseeing New Orleans is the most entertaining and informative tour that offers transportation approximately every 30 minutes on an exhilarating open-top, double-decker bus. Experience a complete city tour: three centuries of history, architecture and culture narrated live by your very own tour host. See the Garden District, French Quarter and more. Hop off at any stop along the way and explore New Orleans’ most popular neighborhoods, attractions and shopping districts. Save over 20%.

Kennedy Space Center
The 4th of July is a perfect time for a trip to the Kennedy Space Center, an engaging and educational full-day experience of the space program. Visit NASA’s launch complex, the astronaut hall of fame or maybe even see a rocket launch. It’s a thrilling space adventure – right here on earth! Save over 20%.

Biltmore Estate
Head over to Asheville, North Carolina, to explore the lovely Biltmore Estate. The luxurious family home of George and Edith Vanderbilt is a marvel of elegance and charm, as magnificent today as it was more than a century ago. Your self-guided house visit spans three floors and the basement. You’ll see displays of vintage clothing, accessories, art, furniture and more that illustrate the lives of the Vanderbilt family and their guests. You can also take a stroll through the grounds of the estate that include the grand garden, trails through the forests and a walk along the French Broad River or over the meadows of Deer Park. Save up to 30% on daytime admissions.

SEA LIFE Kansas City
A fun and interactive aquarium located in Kansas City, Missouri, SEA LIFE Kansas City offers a wave of underwater adventures with sea animals from around the globe, including fish, sharks, rays, sea turtles and more, within an immersive environment featuring interactive display habitats and a 360-degree ocean tunnel. SEA LIFE provides an interactive journey into the diversity of marine life while promoting conservation efforts. Save up to 35%.

Codzilla! – Boston Harbor Cruise
Hop aboard Codzilla! – Boston Harbor Cruise and you’ll speed out to Stellwagen Bank Marine Sanctuary, a rich feeding ground for whales, dolphins, sea birds and other marine creatures. You’ll have a good chance to view several different species of large whales, including humpbacks, pilot whales and the critically endangered right whales. You’ll also learn about these animals from New England Aquarium naturalists who are always on board to share knowledge, answer your questions and explain the behaviors of these truly magnificent mammals. Save up to 20%.

There are so many amazing tours and attractions, events and shows featured on TicketsatWork.com – plus all the great savings to make your holiday adventure even better!

Plan your July 4th weekend with savings up to 50% off at TicketsatWork.

– Jeff Hyatt

The Wait is Over! Toy Story Land Opens this Weekend

Toy Story Land opening June 30th 2018 at Disney's Hollywood Studios (Photo: Disney Parks Blog)

Toy Story Land is just days away from opening on Saturday, June 30, and Tickets at Work has the best ticket deals to enjoy all the new attractions soon to be unveiled at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.

With TicketsatWork, you can save on tickets to Toy Story Land and enjoy a wonderful experience with Woody, Jessie, Buzz, Slinky Dog, Green Army Men and other Toy Story characters.

Inspired by the Toy Story films, the highly-anticipated toy-filled land covers eleven acres, featuring two all-new attractions and one expanded favorite. Guests will whoosh along on a family-friendly roller coaster, take a spin with flying saucers in toy spaceships and score high on the midway.

TicketsatWork.com offers super specials for Walt Disney World ® Resort Theme Park Tickets. Buy any 4 Day Park Hopper® or Park Hopper® Plus Ticket, and Get the 5th Day FREE!

With great adventures for kids and grown-ups alike, now is the time to make plans to visit Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Celebrate Pixar’s famous movies and all the terrific new attractions at Toy Story Land.

Here’s a quick peek at what you can expect when you visit the new Toy Story Land:

Slinky Dog Dash Roller Coaster
The Slinky Dog Dash coaster will delight riders of all ages as you twist around curves, hills, bridges and drops in this coaster-style attraction. Riders will zip around and above Toy Story Land, soaking up panoramic views of all that the new land has to offer.

Alien Swirling Saucers
Families at Toy Story Land can to take a spin on Alien Swirling Saucers, a galactic play set. Here, adorable little green aliens swirl about in their flying saucers with guests in tow in their rocket ship toys, while “The Claw” hangs overhead.

Toy Story Mania!
At Toy Story Mania, guests ride and blast moving targets at this midway-style, 4D shootin’ game starring some of Toy Story’s favorite characters. Recently updated with a third track, the popular attraction will put even more guests in the carnival playset action taking aim at 3D objects – using everything from baseballs to cream pies – in a variety of whimsical, fast-paced games.

Woody’s Lunch Box
When it’s time for on-the-go refreshments, Woody’s Lunch Box serves up tasty meals and old-fashioned soda floats from a walk-up window in a setting surrounded by Andy’s favorite toys and a giant vintage thermos.

This summer, get ready to play big in the brand new land at Disney’s Hollywood Studios!

By: Jeff Hyatt

Top 10 Tony-Winning Shows to See Now

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There’s no better time than now to see the best of Broadway. New York theater offers a wide range of options for all tastes and preferences – many of which have nabbed coveted Tony Awards during their runs. Discover these 10 shows on Broadway that have won Tony Awards – it’s show time!

Angels in America
This year, Angels in America took home Best Revival of a Play, Best Actor in a Play and Best Featured Actor in a Play. The show by Tony Kushner takes place in two parts, and tickets must be purchased separately for each show. Though the storyline in full takes around four hours to complete, the timeless pathos and ethos of this script prove why it won Best Revival in 2018. Run – don’t walk – to the Neil Simon Theatre to catch Angels in America, starring Tony Award winners Nathan Lane and Andrew Garfield.

The Band’s Visit
“Welcome to Nowhere!” Winner of Best Musical, The Band’s Visit finds inspiration from the 2007 film of the same name. Receiving the most Tony Award wins of any show this season, The Band’s Visit explores the intersection of two diverse cultures when an Egyptian band gets lost in the middle of the dessert in the tiny Israeli town of Betah Tikva. Helmed by Tony winners Katrina Lenk, Ari’el Stachel and Tony Shalhoub, this beautiful show celebrates the way music brings us together.

Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Carousel
Winner of Best Choreography for Justin Peck and Best Featured Actress in a Musical for Lindsay Mendez, Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Carousel brings the classic musical back to the stage through a new lens. Lovers of the Golden Age of Broadway will rejoice as they witness Peck’s magnificent and ethereal choreography come to life and see a legendary story revived in New York.

Once On this Island
Parables of love and resilience are always relevant, no matter the year. In 2018, this idea rings true, notably with the Tony Award-winning revival of Once On This Island. The one-act musical explores the tale of Ti Moune, a young, island-dwelling peasant girl whose life spins out of control when she saves the life of one of the island’s richest inhabitants. Follow as this powerful production – staged in the round – pulls at your heartstrings as the gods of the island help Ti Moune find her way.

SpongeBob SquarePants: The Musical
There’s a reason this 2017-premiering musical garnered 12 Tony nominations. SpongeBob SquarePants: The Musical crafts an imaginative retelling of the beloved cartoon with poignant themes, magnificent pageantry and clever stage design. Plus, each song from this show features a different author of gigantic acclaim, including: John Legend, Sara Bareilles and Cyndi Lauper, to name three. (David Zinn took home Best Scenic Design for his remarkable reimagining of Bikini Bottom on a theatrical stage.)

Beautiful: The Carole King Musical
In 2014, Jessie Mueller received the Tony Award for her portrayal of Carole King in this two-time Tony-winning musical (the second going to Sound Design). As its title suggests, this show explores the fascinating, inspiring, and – at times – tumultuous life and career of legendary singer-songwriter Carole King. For over four years, this story of overcoming the odds and pursuing one’s passion has delighted longtime fans of King – and newcomers to her tunes. Looking for a toe-tapping, ear-pleasing musical? This one’s for you.

The Book of Mormon
The Book of Mormon is known across the globe for its raunchy humor and plot lines. This musical, penned by the minds behind the acclaimed television series South Park, won Best Musical in 2011 – among numerous other nods, like Best Book, Best Original Score and Best Direction of a Musical. The story has stood the test of time, selling out nightly on Broadway seven years after it landed those coveted awards.

Come From Away
On September 11, 2001, tragedy struck America – and one particular community in Canada responded with an outpouring of love and hospitality to thousands of stranded travelers. Come From Away unearths that story of Gander, Newfoundland, and its selfless community members who offered up their homes, belongings and hearts to house those travelers whose planes were grounded after the attacks of 9/11. Winner of Best Director for Christopher Ashley last year, Come From Away weaves a tale of emotion and truth that should not be missed.

Hello, Dolly!
“Put on your Sunday clothes” and see the 2017 winner of Best Revival of a Musical, Hello, Dolly!, before it closes this fall. Currently starring Broadway legend Bernadette Peters in the seminal role of Dolly Levi, this revival brings back that classic “Golden Age of Musicals” pizzazz, complete with magnificent costumes, remarkable vocals and unreal choreography – including the iconic “Waiter’s Gallop.”

Kinky Boots
A message of staying true to your own heart and embracing your genuine passions. Is there a better show for 2018? Kinky Boots – Best Musical of 2013 – takes the narrative explored in the film of the same name and expands it into an all-out rock ’n’ roll concert, with music written by Grammy Award and Tony Award winner, Cyndi Lauper.

By Amy Sapp

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