Concert: Tim McGraw


Location: Purcell Pavilion, Joyce Center (View on

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Grammy award-winning artist Tim McGraw will perform during IDEA Week, an annual event that celebrates innovation, entrepreneurs and the incubation of new ideas.

The announcement of McGraw’s performance marks the first announced act to perform during Idea Week, which will take place April 8-13 (Monday through Saturday).

Idea Week is hosted by the University of Notre Dame, the South Bend-Elkhart region and various community organizations and businesses. It will be held at Notre Dame and other locations throughout South Bend and Elkhart and will be open to the public.

More than 18,000 people attended at least one part of Idea Week 2018, its inaugural year.

McGraw has sold more than 50 million records and dominated the charts with 43 worldwide No. 1 singles. He has also won three Grammy Awards, 16 Academy of Country Music Awards, 14 Country Music Association Awards, 11 American Music Awards, three People’s Choice Awards and numerous other honors. His iconic career achievements include being named BDS Radio’s Most Played Artist of the Decade for all music genres and having the most-played song of the decade for all music genres. He is the most-played country artist since his debut in 1992, with two singles spending more than 10 weeks at No. 1. His career-long tour successes include the record-setting Soul2Soul The World Tour 2017 with his wife, Faith Hill.

McGraw also starred in and narrated the hit movie “The Shack,” and played leading roles in the motion pictures “Friday Night Lights” and “The Blind Side.”

He recently released two new songs, “Neon Church” and “Thought About You,” his first new solo music in two years.

Tickets to see McGraw range from $40 to $125 and go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 16, at

Parking fees are INCLUDED in the ticket price. No additional parking fees/passes will be needed for Notre Dame lots. Parking structures may have their own normal fees.

Purcell Pavilion has implemented the clear back policy. See this link for more info: Notre Dame Clear Bag Policy

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