Elton John to play at County Ground

Bondholder Derbyshire County Cricket Club will be playing host to Sir Elton John at the 3aaa County Ground on Sunday 4th June 2017 as he performs his first show in Derby since 1979 as part of his worldwide Wonderful Crazy Night Tour.

Having been awarded multiple GRAMMYs and BRITs, and even an Oscar and a Tony Award, Elton has proven his universal acclaim. Taking to the stage, Elton will perform songs from his latest studio album Wonderful Crazy Night, as well as his most-loved hits from his stellar career.

Simon Storey, Chief Executive of Derbyshire County Cricket Club, said: “Sir Elton John is one of the most recognised and decorated British artists of all time and we’re delighted to secure a tour date for Derby in 2017."

Ranjit Banwait, Leader of Derby City Council, commented: “This is the kind of event that will continue to make Derby an economic powerhouse and will strengthen the city’s prosperity for years to come. It can make a positive impact to the local community, boosting the local economy and creating job opportunities for local people.”

The show is expected to sell out fast, with tickets going on sale at 10am on Friday 16th September. Book tickets online at theticketfactory.com, ticketmaster.co.uk, tickets.amazon.co.uk, seetickets.com, axs.com, gigantic.com and ticketline.co.uk

 

Sir Elton John is one of the most recognised and decorated British artists of all time and we’re delighted to secure a tour date for Derby in 2017.
— Simon Storey, Chief Executive of Derbyshire County Cricket Club