MINNEAPOLIS - The Major League Baseball (MLB) All-Star experience is about more than baseball.
The Twins announced Monday that Grammy Award winning artists Imagine Dragons will headline the 2014 Target All-Star Concert July 12, three days before the MLB All-Star Game. Twin Cities hip-hop legends Atmosphere are also on the bill. The rain or shine concert will take place at TCF Bank Stadium starting at 7:30 p.m. central standard time, with gates opening at 5:30 p.m.
Fans can obtain either a free General Admission Ticket or free On-Field Standing Room Ticket based on availability at the MLB All-Star Game website beginning June 19th at 10:00 a.m. Free tickets must be printed and brought with attendees, and may not be resold. There is a limit of four tickets per individual request. All ticket holders will be screened at security checkpoints before entering the stadium. No backpacks, alcohol, umbrellas, glass or metal containers, and other specified items are permitted.
A full list of prohibited and acceptable items is available at AllStarGame.com/Concert.
"Major League Baseball is committed to bringing the great fans of Minnesota an unforgettable week of events and activities leading up to the 2014 All-Star Game and we are thrilled to host Grammy Award winning artists Imagine Dragons for what will be an All-Star caliber concert," said Tim Brosnan, Executive Vice President, Business, Major League Baseball Properties.
"Atmosphere loves free stuff. So naturally we're excited to be part of the All-Star Concert's free show, celebrating the All Star Game taking place in the Twin Cities," said the group, Atmosphere." Come down and throw your hands in the air like you REALLY DO care."