PBR Announces All-Star Music Lineup to Perform During PBR Finals Week

By: Andrew Giangola
August 16, 2016

George Thorogood, Rick Springfield and Lita Ford will be among the All-Star acts performing at PBR Finals week.

George Thorogood, Rick Springfield and Lita Ford will be among the All-Star acts performing at PBR Finals week.

PUEBLO, Colo. – PBR (Professional Bull Riders) has announced a star-studded musical lineup that will perform for fans during PBR Finals Week in Las Vegas (Oct. 29 – Nov. 6). The headliner for Finals Week will be announced soon.

The concerts, which will be held throughout the week that PBR crowns its World Champion, will comprise of both free shows on Toshiba Plaza outside T-Mobile® Arena as well as special performances for fans attending the PBR Built Ford Tough World Finals in the new venue and the PBR BlueDEF Tour Finals earlier in the week at South Point Casino.

The announced artists performing during PBR Finals Week are:

Toshiba Plaza (free for all fans)
Nov. 2: Colt Ford
Nov. 3: Lita Ford
Nov. 4: Jerrod Niemann
Nov. 5: Warrant
Nov. 6: Kyle Park

T-Mobile Arena
Nov. 2: George Thorogood
Nov. 3: Rick Springfield
Nov. 4: Special Guest TBA
Nov. 5: Headliner, TBA

Additionally, leading up the Built Ford Tough Finals, two artists will be performing inside South Point Arena, home of the PBR BlueDEF Tour Finals after each night’s competition. Casey Donahew Band is performing Sunday, October 30 at 9:30 p.m. following the BDT Finals and Neal McCoy will hit the stage Monday, October 31 at 9:30 p.m. after the action on the dirt concludes.

“PBR is throwing a party to match the biggest and most successful World Finals in our history, as we celebrate a thrilling, action-packed season and welcome fans to the new state-of-the-art T-Mobile Arena,” said PBR CEO Sean Gleason.

PBR Finals Week offers fans an expanded, enhanced, eight-day competition, from Saturday, Oct. 29 through Sunday, Nov. 6, including the sport’s top two tour championships and featuring more than 70 of the world’s top bull riders and roughly 700 of the best bulls in the business. More than $3.5 million in prize money will be awarded to the athletes and bulls, including $1 million for the 2016 PBR World Champion.

Tickets for the 2016 PBR World Finals range in price from $36 to $250 and can be purchased at or by calling the PBR’s customer service department at (800) 732-1727. Tickets for the BlueDEF Finals, which will begin at 7 p.m. each day, Saturday, Oct. 29, through Monday, Oct. 31 and can be purchased online at and by telephone at 800-745-3000.  Tickets are available for $25 (general admission), $40 (reserved seating) and $100 (three-day reserved seating package).

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