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Elton John returns to Columbia in 2020!

Elton John schedules Columbia concert for May 2020
Credit: Colonial Life Arena

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Superstar Elton John has extended his Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour and added a concert date in Columbia.

John will be at Colonial Life Arena on May 22, 2020. Tickets go on sale 10 a.m. Nov. 22 on Ticketmaster. Ticketmaster Verified Fans and members of The Rocket Club will receive priority access to Verified Fan tickets at the beginning of the official presale period (Verified Fan registration is required.) Verified Fan registration is available now through 10 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15. Verified TM fan presale will begin 10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19 and run through 10 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 20, supplies are limited. For more information and to register in advance, visit EltonJohn.com.

American Express card members get early access to tickets beginning 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, through 10 p.m. Monday, Nov. 18.

A limited number of exclusive VIP packages will also be available starting 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 14. These exclusive offers can include premium tickets, on-stage photo opportunities at Elton John’s piano, backstage tours, limited-edition lithographs, custom merchandise and much more.

The Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour marks the superstar’s last-ever tour, the end of half a century on the road for one of pop culture’s most enduring performers. Kicking off to a sold-out crowd on September 8, 2018 in Allentown, PA, the tour has since then received rave reviews in every market. Taking the audience on a magical journey through his career, the show features some of Elton’s most beloved songs from his legendary catalogue including, “Bennie and the Jets,” “Rocket Man,” “Tiny Dancer,” and “Philadelphia Freedom.” Elton’s music has taken him to many places, opened many doors and inspired many passions in his life. The audience will experience a rare glimpse into Elton’s life and the deeply personal meaning behind some of his greatest hits, with mesmerizing, never before-seen photos and videos shown throughout the show from his incredible 50-year career.

He last played in Columbia in March 2019, near the beginning of his farewell tour.