RAGBRAI XLIV Countdown – July 24-30, 2016
Friends of RAGBRAI

Blog

Cedar Rapids RAGBRAI Announces Counting Crows Tickets on Sale April 15



Cedar Rapids and the Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa will host Counting Crows live in concert on Thursday, July 26, 2012. Tickets to this special evening event commemorating RAGBRAI’s 40th Celebration can be purchased online this Sunday, April 15, beginning at 10 a.m. at www.CedarRapidsRAGBRAI.com. General admission tickets are $25 in advance. Only Visa, MasterCard and Discover accepted online.

On Monday, April 16, tickets may also be purchased in person at the Theatre Cedar Rapids box office located at 102 Third Street SE in Cedar Rapids for the same price. The box office is open Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Cash and checks also accepted at the box office.

On Thursday, July 26, general admission tickets will be $35 and must be purchased at the box office. If the concert sells out, tickets will not be available on the day of the event. Theatre Cedar Rapids is the only ticket outlet for this event.

The concert stage will be located in downtown Cedar Rapids on 1st Street SE, between 2nd and 3rd Avenues SE, near the Alliant Energy tower. The entire concert venue will include May’s Island and the 2nd and 3rd Avenue bridges. Gates open at 4:30 p.m.; music begins at 5 p.m. The concert ends at 11:00 p.m. No ticket refunds will be issued. All tickets are general admission. 

Counting Crows and the RAGBRAI® 40th Celebration is a rain or shine event. No outside food or drinks will be allowed. Food and drink will be available for purchase at several stands. Registered RAGBRAI® riders will receive free admission to this concert.

TICKET PRICES:

  • General Admission: $25
  • Day of Show: $35
  • Registered RAGBRAI Riders: Free

COUNTING CROWS hails from the San Francisco Bay area and consist of Adam Duritz (vocals), David Bryson (guitar), Charles Gillingham (keyboards), Dan Vickrey (guitar), Jim Bogios (drums), and Millard Powers (bass). COUNTING CROWS success dates back to their 1993 debut release August and Everything After and the hit single “Mr. Jones.” The band recently hit #1 with the song “Accidentally in Love,” which was featured on the Shrek 2 soundtrack, as well as nominations in 2005 for a Grammy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and an Academy Award for the track. COUNTING CROWS has sold over 20 million records worldwide. Counting Crows released a new album Underwater Sunshine on April 10.

17 Responses on “Cedar Rapids RAGBRAI Announces Counting Crows Tickets on Sale April 15

John Melville

April 13, 2012 at 4:43 pm

So, if it’s free for registered riders, do we need to get tickets or will our wristband get us in???

Profile photo of TJ Juskiewicz

TJ Juskiewicz

April 14, 2012 at 7:11 am

Registered participants just show their wristbands. No ticket required for them. Thanks

Profile photo of barbara45000

barbara45000

April 14, 2012 at 9:41 am

Will Counting Crows be playing starting at 5:00 or will they be on later?

KennyFamily

April 14, 2012 at 12:39 pm

Are daily registered riders allowed free or only weekly registered riders?
Thanks!
Is it an age restricted concert or are children permitted?

Profile photo of TJ Juskiewicz

TJ Juskiewicz

April 15, 2012 at 7:13 am

Tentatively we will have a short 40th Celebration ceremony at 9pm followed by Counting Crows.

If they have a daily THURSDAY wristband, yes, they get in free. These will likley sell out, so don’t wait.

Ryne Thompson

April 15, 2012 at 10:55 pm

Hello, I am crew for one of the organizations and was wondering if crew would also be able to get in for free?

Profile photo of TJ Juskiewicz

TJ Juskiewicz

April 16, 2012 at 6:46 am

Ryne-

As long as you are a registered non-rider as support of the crew, yes, you would be admitted

Tab

April 16, 2012 at 2:27 pm

What other bands will be playing ?? It says teh music starts at 5 but you said the Crows dont go on till after 9pm ??

dan smetzer

May 3, 2012 at 2:11 pm

want to know where to sign up to be a volunteer

Pam

July 12, 2012 at 4:21 pm

Tryng to clarify – if you are a registered non-rider with a support driver wristband, can you get in to the concert free?

Rock In Prevention Pat Mcmanus

August 8, 2012 at 5:08 am

Thank you for the good writeup. It in fact used to be a amusement account it. Look advanced to far added agreeable from you! By the way, how can we communicate?

Medical Office Jobs

December 12, 2012 at 8:10 pm

Thank you for some other informative website. The place else could I get that type of information written in such a perfect way? I have a project that I’m simply now working on, and I have been on the look out for such information.

arıtma cihazları

March 16, 2013 at 2:22 pm

Hello There. I discovered your blog the usage of msn. This is an extremely smartly written article. I will be sure to bookmark it and return to learn extra of your useful info. Thank you for the post. I will certainly return.

arıtma cihazı

March 16, 2013 at 5:03 pm

I like the helpful information you provide in your articles. I will bookmark your weblog and check again here frequently. I’m quite certain I will learn many new stuff proper here! Best of luck for the following!

aritma cihazi

March 17, 2013 at 12:42 am

We’re a gaggle of volunteers and opening a brand new scheme in our community. Your site provided us with valuable information to work on. You have done a formidable task and our entire group will probably be grateful to you.

CONSTRUCTION ALL RISKS INSURANCE

March 30, 2013 at 1:25 pm

Hi, I desire to subscribe for this blog to take latest updates, so where can i
do it please help.

hair salons

March 30, 2013 at 8:33 pm

I don’t even understand how I finished up right here, but I assumed this submit used to be good. I don’t understand who
you might be but certainly you are going to a well-known blogger for those who are not already.

Cheers!

Leave a Reply

Advertisement

Latest Blog Posts

  • RAGBRAI XLIII Survey Results

    A big Thank You to all the riders, support personnel, and volunteers who made RAGBRAI XLIII such a huge success.  We had 4735 respond to our online surveys providing a ...

  • My RAGBRAI Story: An Inspirational Tale from a First Time RAGBRAIer

    RAGBRAI XLIII was the culmination of a process that brought me from the edge of personal disaster to the brink of a new life. Just nineteen months ago I ...

  • RAGBRAI Training: Reflections on RAGBRAI from a Training Perspective

    RAGBRAI is over for another year. Congratulations on riding more than 400 miles in one week (or however many miles you rode). Not many people ever ride their ...

  • Congratulations to Ben Behrends for Winning the RAGBRAI Kid's Art Contest

    We would like to congratulate all the young artists throughout Iowa who drew, painted or scultured RAGBRAI masterpieces leading up to RAGBRAI. We hope you saw some of the ...

  • RAGBRAI® XLIII Lost and Found

    Do you recognize anything in this photo?  Several lost items were turned into us throughout the week including cell phones, keys, bike computers, eyewear and more.  All owners of wallets, ...

  • 20 RAGBRAI photos: Blue skies and countrysides

  • 15 RAGBRAI photos: Creative costumes of the ride

  • 10 RAGBRAI photos: Not your average bikes

  • 12 RAGBRAI photos: Dance it out

  • 15 RAGBRAI photos: Catching the sunrise

Latest Videos

  • "This is my gift to you guys," said pool owner Bud Henson whose house is right along the RAGBRAI route this year in Moscow, IA.

  • First time RAGBRAI rider experiences Iowa on two wheels.

  • All Ability Cycles gives bicycle rides to residents of the Hiawatha Care Center on Friday, July 24, 2015. The group gives rides to senior residents along the RAGBRAI route.

  • Jabara the camel stole the show in Mount Vernon for RAGBRAI.

  • DM Register scribes scarf more rhubarb cream pie than NPR!

  • Tony Ron, of Fort Dodge, sells jewelry made of recycled bicycle spokes to pay for a flight and visa to Ecuador.

  • Patty Ankrum explains a project in Mount Vernon to take advantages of the thousands of RAGBRAI cyclists passing through.

  • Hundreds of riders flock to Team Google's complimentary charging tent set up in the RAGBRAI meetup town.

  • Taking advantage of a creek that runs through Shellsberg, the Air Force RAGBRAI team held their own mini-triathlon to stay cool in the water.

  • Massage therapist restoring riders' muscles

Find us socially

Email Signup

Sign up for the latest RAGBRAI news and notes (if there is no news in a day, you won’t get an e-mail).

© 2015 RAGBRAI | Terms of Service | Privacy Policy