LAS VEGAS (AUGUST 21, 2017) – March 11 (“311 Day”) is a holiday to 311 fans around the globe. Every other year, 311 plays an arena show on March 11 that attracts its biggest fans from around the world who come together to celebrate the band, its music and the 311 community. For the 2018 celebration, the band is extending the holiday over one explosive weekend in Las Vegas, which has not hosted the traditional event since 2012.
Billed as “The Ultimate 311 Concert Experience," the special Las Vegas shows will include an extended set list and state-of-the-art production Saturday, March 10 & Sunday, March 11 at Park Theater at Monte Carlo Resort and Casino. 311 Day typically attracts over 10,000 fans from all 50 U.S. states and 15+ countries. This year’s venue is half the size of recent 311 Day arena shows, making it an intimate and immersive experience from any seat in the house.
Tickets include access to both shows and start at $150, not including applicable service charges, and go on sale to the public Thursday, Aug. 31 at 10 a.m. PST. Tickets can be purchased online at ParkTheaterLV.com or Ticketmaster.com. Tickets also can be purchased through the MGM Resorts Call Center at 877-795-2564. For more information, visit 311.com/311day2018 or ParkTheaterLV.com.
Over the course of their amazing career, 311 has sold over nine million albums in the U.S. alone. 311’s last ten consecutive albums reached the Top 10 on the Billboard Top 200 Album Charts and they have had nine Top 10 radio hits, including three No. 1s. Their list of hits includes “Down,” “All Mixed Up,” “Amber,” “Love Song,” “Come Original,” “Beautiful Disaster,” “Don’t Tread On Me,” “Hey You” and “Sunset In July.” 311’s new album MOSAIC debuted at #6. The album was produced by John Feldmann (Blink 182, Panic! at the Disco) and Scotch Ralston, who produced 311’s Transistor, Soundsystem & Stereolithic albums. 311’s celebratory live shows & incessant touring schedule have earned them a massive grassroots following nationwide. 311’s annual summer headlining run, the Unity Tour, has become one of the most anticipated concerts of the summer. They have headlined this U.S. summer tour for the past 18 consecutive years. Previous 311 Unity Tours have included Sublime with Rome, The Offspring, Snoop Dogg, Slightly Stoopid, Cypress Hill, The Roots, Matisyahu, Ziggy Marley, and more. The band recently returned from their fifth sold-out 311 Caribbean Cruise. The 311 Caribbean Cruise has sailed on 5 adventures to date: Cozumel (2017), Jamaica (2015), The Bahamas (2013 & 2012) and Turks & Caicos (2011). The four-night adventure aboard a luxury Norwegian Cruise Lines ship sees some 3,000 passionate 311 fans (from all 50 U.S. states & 15 countries), with 311 playing three shows along the way. In 2016, the group launched 311 Amber Ale in conjunction with Rock Brothers Brewing, Cigar City Brewing & Nebraska Brewing. 311 also launched their Grassroots Uplifter brand vape pen. 311 was formed in 1990 in Omaha, Nebraska by singer/guitarist Nick Hexum, singer S.A. Martinez, guitarist Tim Mahoney, drummer Chad Sexton and bassist P-Nut. The band now resides in Southern California.
About Park Theater
Park Theater, Las Vegas’ newest entertainment venue, serves as the gateway to The Strip’s vibrant entertainment district, The Park, and complements the recently opened T-Mobile Arena and the adjacent two-acre Toshiba Plaza. The 5,200-seat venue, with its cutting-edge audio and visual technology, provides artists of diverse talents with a dynamic space to create one-of-a-kind productions where every seat allows guests to feel up close and personal. From comedy shows and live concerts, to sporting events and award shows, Park Theater is specially designed with the ability to transform seamlessly for any occasion. Park Theater is the first step in the recently announced reimagination of Monte Carlo. The transformation, taking place over the next two years, will include two distinct hotel experiences – a Las Vegas version of the Sydell Group’s famed NoMad Hotel and the launch of a new luxury hotel named Park MGM. Each hotel will feature fully redesigned hotel guest rooms and innovative food & beverage offerings, highlighted by Eataly, a vibrant Italian marketplace with cafes, to-go counters and full-service restaurants interspersed with high-quality products from sustainable Italian and local producers.
About AEG Presents
AEG Presents is one of the largest live music companies in the world. The company is dedicated to all aspects of live contemporary music performances, including producing and promoting global and regional concert tours, music events and world-renowned festivals. AEG Presents operates in North America, Europe and Asia through 16 regional offices that support its tours which include such artists as Taylor Swift, Paul McCartney, The Rolling Stones, Justin Bieber, Katy Perry and Kenny Chesney; produce or support over 25 music festivals, including the iconic Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival; and owns, manages or books more than 60 clubs and theaters. AEG Presents offers more than 8,000 shows annually worldwide and conducts business under such globally renowned brands as AEG Live, Goldenvoice, Concerts West, Messina Touring Group, Marshall Arts LTD, and Madison House Presents. The company operates The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas and produces residency shows there including Celine Dion, Mariah Carey, Rod Stewart, Reba, Brooks & Dunn, Jerry Seinfeld and The Who (opening July 2017) and is the exclusive promoter at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas. For more information visit www.aegpresents.com.