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First Avenue Tickets

First Avenue Event Tickets

Secure First Avenue tickets today from TicketSmarter and catch the next live event. First Avenue and 7th St Entry are two live music spaces located in the same building. Located at  , this building once began in 1937 as an art deco-style Greyhound bus depot. The Depot opened in 1970 when the bus station was transformed into a music venue. It’s first show included the debut of Joe Cocker’s album “Mad Dogs and Englishmen.”

A name change in 1981 transformed the venue into First Avenue and brought about popularity and recognition. The featured song in Prince’s “Purple Rain” was recorded on location, as well, additional tracks from the movie. Increased interest continued as the venue was mentioned in Rolling Stone, Playboy and Time magazines. 

First Avenue tickets give you access to the best performers every year. First Avenue is one of the largest independently-owned and operated clubs in the United States. Known around Minneapolis as the Mainroom and the Entry, the venue encourages and promotes musical arts in the city. Celebrating its 50-year mark, you don't want to miss out on experiencing the excitement at this Minneapolis hotspot.  

Many bands started out playing in this nightclub, like The Revolution, Theory of a Deadman, and U,. It has been a hub for introducing and supporting local music, all while delighting fans with the many different genres booked each year. Buy tickets today online at TicketSmarter and avoid the hassle of going to the ticket office.

First Avenue Seating Chart

Tickets are general admission for all musical and comedy events. First Avenue has two unique spaces in one building. The mainroom can have 1,500 fans, while the smaller and more intimate space can host 250. Our convenient delivery options make it easy to instantly download and print  your tickets. First Avenue is a nightclub so dancing to live DJs, in addition to live music and comedy events, has made this spot very popular for downtown Minneapolis.

First Avenue Schedule

First Avenue and 7th St Entry present 600 live events a year between the two stage areas. You can find artists like The Brevet and Kim Gordon on the schedule. With a range of musical offerings, you're sure to find something that fits your taste.

When live events are not taking place at the nightclub, you can dance to the music provided by a DJ. Either way, you will have a grand time with your friends.

F1RST Wrestling also has a home at First Avenue, presenting professional fights at the venue. See big name fighters in the ring like Colt Cabana, Jerry Lynn and Sean Waltman.

Event tickets are easy to find when you buy them from TicketSmarter. Quickly navigate the above event schedule to find your tickets. We have the best selection for every live event in Minneapolis.

How much are First Avenue tickets?

Ticket prices will fluctuate depending on the event and where your seats are located. On average, the cost to attend a live event at First Avenue is $100.85. Seats located in the back of the venue are always the cheapest option and can cost as low as $20.99 a ticket. Premium seating with unobstructed views of the event can go for as high as $880.65 for a seat near the action.

How many events are coming to First Avenue?

First Avenue has 54 exciting live events scheduled.

Who is playing at First Avenue?

49 Winchester and iDKHOW are scheduled to come to the First Avenue.

49 Winchester First Avenue tickets July 17th, 2024 at 8:30pm

  • TicketSmarter has 0 49 Winchester tickets listed from $0 - $0. The average ticket price to attend this event is $0.

iDKHOW First Avenue tickets November 24th, 2024 at 7:00pm

  • A ticket to this thrilling live event averages at $91.50, but range between $64.80 - $126.00. Secure your place to this event today because there are only 17 iDKHOW tickets still listed for this event.

What time does First Avenue open?

The First Avenue doors usually open 45 minutes before the event on July 17th, 2024 at 8:30pm. Guests should arrive at the venue 30 - 60 minutes early to find parking near the venue.

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First Avenue Upcoming Events

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Jul 18, 2024 8:30PM
Jul 20, 2024 8:00PM
Jul 24, 2024 6:30PM
Jul 26, 2024 7:30PM
Jul 28, 2024 8:00PM
Jul 30, 2024 8:00PM
Aug 3, 2024 7:00PM
Aug 5, 2024 8:00PM
Aug 9, 2024 8:00PM
Aug 10, 2024 8:30PM