Bert Ogden Arena Announces First Major Concert Event in Edinburg
The concert, which is part of Luis Miguel’s México Por Siempre Tour, will take place on Friday, Aug. 31.
Tickets for the concert will be available for purchase on www.bertogdenarenargv.com beginning Friday, Feb. 16 at 10 a.m.
City officials including Mayor Pro Tem David Torres and City Manager Richard Hinojosa were in attendance at the announcement.
“On behalf of the mayor and city council I want to thank Mr. Cantu and Mr. Vackar,” Hinojosa said. “It’s a beautiful facility and we are looking forward to its completion.”
The completion of the 9,300-seat arena is slated for late spring 2018, and will be the largest indoor venue of its kind in deep South Texas.
The arena will serve as a year-round premiere destination for sports and live entertainment and will offer amenities such as spacious seating, five-star quality concessions, Wi-Fi, and the largest scoreboard in South Texas.
Once open, the arena will bring more than 1,000 jobs to Edinburg and surrounding areas.