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August 30, 2012
By Staff Reports
The national Unity Tour 2012 concert stops off at the University of Nevada, Reno's Lawlor Events Center on Sunday, Sept. 2. The concert was previously planned to be held on the University's John Sala Intramural Field, but was moved to accommodate a larger crowd.
The Associated Students of University of Nevada (ASUN) and Battle Born Entertainment, LLC are sponsoring the concert. Doors open at 5 p.m. and SOJA will be the first performer at 5:45 p.m.
Unity Tour 2012 includes the bands of 311, Slightly Stoopid and SOJA.
General admission tickets to the concert are $42 and VIP tickets are $68.50. Tickets are available online at protixonline.com. University of Nevada, Reno students can purchase tickets for the reduced rate of $30 at the Lawlor Box Office with a college ID.
This concert is one of the largest sponsored by ASUN. According to ASUN President Huili Weinstock, the student government plans to host several large events throughout the semester.
"Our programming focus is quality entertainment for students and community members," Weinstock said. "We are excited to help sponsor such great artists."
For more information about Unity Tour 2012 in Reno, go to renolabordaze.com.