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Top 7 Events to Kick Off the End of the School Year

With only one month left in the 2012/2013 school year, students at Marquette are frantically trying to meet deadlines and prepare for dreaded finals week. And as important as it is to finish the school year strong, it’s also important to finish the school year with some great memories. In the end, what is a “college experience” without a couple of late nights spent with friends? Here are some great events coming up to help you fill up your weekends:

1.)  Machine Gun Kelly

  • When: April 11, 2013
  • Where: The Rave
  • Ticket Price: $21.00
  • Information: After an explosive and nearly naked performance in The Rave last June, Machine Gun Kelly returns to take on the stage. Machine Gun Kelly is guaranteed to bring nothing but energy and thrill to the Marquette students and to the people of Milwaukee. The performance includes an unannounced special guest who will be performing with Machine Gun Kelly.

2.)  Sammy Adams and T. Mills

  • When: April 15, 2013
  • Where: Turner Hall Ballroom
  • Ticket Price: $20.00
  • Information: Sammy Adams and T. Mills will be performing in Milwaukee right in the middle of their tour, ensuring a high-energy performance. This dynamic duo never comes to disappoint and offers a great alternative to a Monday night spent at the library. 

3.)  An Evening with The Cast of Sons of Anarchy

  • When: April 19, 2013
  • Where: The Riverside Theater
  • Ticket Price: $29.50 to $38.50
  • Information: A live-fan event with the cast of FX’s smash hit The Sons of Anarchy. Katey Sagal (Gemma), Theo Rossi (Juice), and Ryan Hurst (Opie) will be present to discuss the show and answer questions from fans. Included is a live concert from Katey Sagal & The Forest Rangers, who will be performing music from the show.

4.)  Tech N9NE

  • When: April 21, 2013
  • Where: The Rave
  • Ticket Price: $24.50
  • Information: What better way to spend your Sunday night than with Tech N9NE? Tech N9NE bring its Independent Powerhouse tour and underground rap to The Rave once again. Including performances by Brotha Lynch Hung, Kutt Calhoun and Rittz Ces Cru, it is bound to be a memorable show.

5.)  The Price is Right – Live

  • When: April 23, 2013
  • Where: The Riverside Theater
  • Ticket Price: $38.75
  • Information: Here is unique opportunity to witness or to even become a contestant on the legendary show,  The Price is Right. Purchasing the ticket will get you in the audience, but if you really want to wow your friends go to to register for being a contestant on the night of the live show. Your chances of being picked to participate on the show depend on the number of times you register.

6.)  Senses Fail

  • When: May 2, 2013
  • Where: The Rave
  • Ticket Price: $13.50
  • Information: End the school year by screaming your head off and rocking out! Senses Fail will have you fist pumping and belting out every last note from start to finish. Includes performances by Such Gold, Real Friends, and Major League.

 7.)  Tracy Morgan, “Excuse My French”

  • When: May 5, 2013
  • Where: The Pabst Theater
  • Ticket Price: $35.50
  • Information: This is a perfect excuse to take a break from finals week and to go have a few laughs with your friends. Star of 30 Rock and Saturday Night Live, Tracy Morgan, brings his unpredictable comedy tour to Milwaukee to deliver a performance that is sure to leave you in tears – good tears, of course. 


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