How to Buy 2013 Summer Concert Tickets

Are you as excited as we are about the 2013 lineup?! From country to jazz to bluegrass to classic rock ‘n roll, this series runs the gamut on musical selection. Many of you have questions about how to purchase tickets to some of these shows. Here’s the where and how of our most FAQ about purchasing concert tickets.

Members-Only Presale – APRIL 27 at 9 AM
Members may buy tickets during the exclusive members-only presale beginning at 9 a.m., April 27 through 5 p.m., May 10. Members save $5 per ticket purchased during the presale. Tickets will be available through the following ways:

1. Online at Startickets.com -> CLICK HERE FOR WHOLE LINEUP on StarTickets
          – Handling fees of $8 per order (not per ticket)

2. By phone through StarTickets at 1-800-585-3737
          – Handling fees of $8 per order (not per ticket)

3. In-person at Meijer Gardens Admission Desk
          – During normal business hours to avoid a handling fee

4. Join us on April 27 for a unique buying experience
          – Meijer Gardens’ Grand Room will open at 7 a.m. for members who would like to begin lining up to buy tickets at 9 a.m. Visitors can eat breakfast in Taste of the Gardens Café or purchase coffee and a quick bite to eat while waiting in line. The Gift Shop will also be open, selling low-rise concert chairs with the Meijer Gardens logo.

To join or renew your membership before April 27, visit our membership page.

Public Ticket Sale – MAY 11 at 9 AM
Sales to the public begin at 9 a.m. on Saturday, May 11. Members save $2 per ticket purchased at this time.

1. Online at StarTickets.com
         – Handling fee of $3.50 per order (not per ticket) and convenience fee of $5.25 per ticket

2. By phone at 1-800-585-3737
          – Handling fee of $3.50 per order (not per ticket) and convenience fee of $5.25 per ticket

3. In-person at Meijer Gardens Admission Desk
          – During normal business hours to avoid handling and convenience fees

Number Allotment
There is no limit on the number of tickets an individual can purchase during the presale and public ticket purchasing periods. Please be aware that we will investigate if we believe a person to be purchasing large quantities of tickets for the purpose of scalping.

Season Ticket Sponsorships
Season ticket sponsorships are available again this year. Sponsorships include two tickets to every concert, snacks and beverages and standard-height chairs reserved in the East and West Terraces. Those interested in sponsorship may contact Katherine Kane at 616-975-3177 or kkane@meijergardens.org.

Concert ticket prices can be found on our website or this previous post. For additional questions about the concert series, stay tuned for a FAQ concert blog post that will cover questions about chairs, weather, parking and everything in-between. Head to our FAQ page on the website for the time being.

What concert(s) are you looking forward to seeing? 

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