Nebraska

Publicists for rock band Poison, scheduled to perform Friday, Aug. 24, at the Bob Devaney Center during the Nebraska State Fair, announced the cancellation of the concert.

The remaining 22 summer concerts on Poison's "Glam Slam Metal Jam" tour were canceled, due to an extensive spinal injury and surgery for bassist, Bobby Dall.

Effective immediately, the Nebraska State Fair is offering a full refund or exchange for those fans holding tickets. All ticket refunds will occur by the same method as they were purchased (credit back on a credit card or a cash refund by check which will be sent by mail). The ticket office is offering a direct trade of tickets to any other comparably priced show.

State Fair Park, located in Lincoln, is the home of the Nebraska State Fair. It is a non-profit organization, receiving state tax support only for 4-H and FFA programs. Limited revenue sources include horse race wagering, state fair gate admissions and rental fees.

For more information, call (402) 474-5371.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.