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Garth Brooks to play final show of North American tour at Bridgestone Arena

Posted November 1, 2017 3:43 p.m. EDT

— Country superstar Garth Brooks will be performing at Bridgestone Arena for the first time in seven years this December.

The show on Saturday, Dec. 16, will be the last stop on his North American leg of his tour.

So far, Brooks has sold over 6.3 million tickets on his tour, making it the biggest North American tour in history and the biggest American tour in the world.

Brooks is the reigning CMA Entertainer of the Year, which is the fifth time he has received this award. He is a member of the International Songwriters Hall of Fame, the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame, the Country Music Hall of Fame and the Musicians Hall of Fame.

On Wednesday morning, Nashville Mayor Megan Barry and Gov. Bill Haslam were on hand to present Brooks with an honorary banner for the nine concerts he performed at the arena in 2010 to raise money for flood relief efforts. He sold 151,677 tickets for those shows.

Tickets to Brooks' December show will go on sale Friday, Nov. 10 at 10 a.m. CT. There will be an eight ticket limit per purchase.

Tickets will cost $58.25, plus a $5.98 tax, a $4.50 facility fee and a $6.25 service charge, for a grand total of $74.98.

The tickets will only be available through or Ticketmaster Express at 1-866-448-7849 or 1-800-745-3000.