Rupp Arena Concerts

Rupp Arena, the home of the men’s and women’s basketball team of the University of Kentucky Wildcats, opened back in 1976 and is located in downtown Lexington, KY. In its history, the venue has hosted more than just NCAA basketball. It has been the site for conventions, concerts, professional wrestling and numerous other forms of live entertainment.

Bands and artists that have played Rupp Arena in recent years include the following: AC/DC; Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band; Aerosmith; Metallica; George Strait; The Avett Brothers; The Black Eyed Peas; Carrie Underwood; Nickelback and Kings of Leon.

This spring and summer, the following bands and artists will be visiting Lexington and will play a gig at Rupp Arena: Taylor Swift on April 27; Blake Shelton on September 21 and later on in the year, Luke Bryan on October 19.

Tickets for all concerts as well as all other events at Rupp Arena this spring and summer can be found right here at SeatGeek.

Rupp Arena Tickets

Rupp Arena Concert Seating Chart

For a look at the seating chart for concerts at Rupp Arena, check out the image below. The venue seats 23,500 patrons for concerts.

Rupp Arena concert seating

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