EPIC EVENTS PRESENTS DWIGHT YOAKAM!
June 16, 2021
EPIC Events is excited to announce country artist Dwight Yoakam in concert on the MIDCO Stage at Essentia
Health Plaza at The Lights on Thursday, September 2nd at 7 p.m.
About Dwight Yoakam
Dwight Yoakam has sold more than 25 million albums worldwide, and he is a 21-time nominated, multiple
GRAMMY Award winner. He has 12 gold albums and 9 platinum or multi-platinum albums, with five of those
albums topping Billboard’s Country Albums chart and another 14 landing in the Top 10. Nearly 40 of
Yoakam’s singles have charted on Billboard, with 14 peaking in the Top 10. Yoakam is a recipient of the Artist
of the Year award from the Americana Music Association, the most prestigious award offered by the
organization, he was inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame in the Songwriter/Artist category at
the 49th anniversary Gala on October 14, 2019 in Nashville, TN.
In addition to his musical career, Yoakam is a formidable film and television actor who has appeared in over
40 feature films, including Sling Blade and Panic Room. In 2016, he recurred in David E. Kelley’s Amazon
series Goliath. Recently, he appeared in director Steven Soderbergh’s film Logan Lucky with Channing Tatum
and Daniel Craig. Yoakam is capable of seamlessly melting into his roles and impressively standing toe-to-toe
with some of the world’s top thespians over the course of his storied and successful acting career, including
Jodie Foster, Tommy Lee Jones, Jared Leto, Forest Whitaker and Matthew McConaughey.
Tickets for this performance will go on sale at 10:00 a.m. Friday at Ticketmaster.com. For more information on
the show, please visit www.epiceventsnd.com. Tickets for this performance are priced at $49 and $69 plus
fees. This event will be RAIN OR SHINE and tickets are non-returnable.
About EPIC Events
EPIC Events is an independent, entertainment promoter located in West Fargo, ND. Our goal is to bring live
events (concerts, comedians, speakers and more!) to the city of West Fargo and the surrounding region. We
are also committed to the arts and will strive to bring opportunity to artists to display their work publicly
throughout numerous partnerships we have in the area.
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