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Dave Matthews Band is playing in Minnesota for Super Bowl festivities

The show is one of many concerts ahead of the big game.

Dave Matthews Band is joining in on the Super Bowl festivities. 

The group will headline The Night Before show at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul on Saturday, Feb. 3. 

Doors open at 6:30 p.m., with the show starting at 7:30 p.m. (see below for ticket information).

The Night Before show is called a "one-of-a-kind entertainment experience," and this is the fourth year for the event, a news release says. It's put on by CBS Radio and On Location Experiences (the hospitality partner of the NFL).

And it's not the only concert leading up to the big game. The same night as the DMB show, the Super Bowl Host Committee will hold free concerts on Nicollet Mall, Florida Georgia Line will perform at Club Nomadic near Mystic Lake Casino Hotel, and the Star Tribune says a concert will also be held at the Minneapolis Armory (though a performer hasn't been announced yet). 

For other events leading up to the Super Bowl, click here

Want to see DMB? 

Tickets for the general public go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. on Ticketmaster. They're priced from $70-$130.

But there are a bunch of ways to buy tickets early. 

Pre-sale tickets are available to Warehouse Fan Association members now through Wednesday at 11 p.m. 

On Location members who have already bought Super Bowl packages will get the chance to buy tickets through a pre-sale on Thursday from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. 

And then if you've got the CBS Radio pre-sale code (listen to get the code), you'll be able to buy tickets on Thursday from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. 

You can also win tickets to The Night Before event. 

Xcel Energy Center will be giving away tickets on Facebook and CBS Radio will be hosting a text-to-win contest from Jan. 8-12. also has a sweepstakes to win a prize package for the event. It includes two tickets to the event, a meet and greet with Dave Matthews Band, roundtrip airfare, a three-night hotel stay and two On Location Experiences game day ticket packages (enter to win here). 

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