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Tickets to Target Field inaugral concert sell quickly

Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw will hit the stage July 8th and tickets went on sale Saturday at 10 a.m. Roughly 40,000 tickets were sold in four hours despite a minor online glitch.
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Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw will hit the stage July 8th and tickets went on sale Saturday at 10 a.m. Roughly 40,000 tickets were sold in four hours despite a minor online glitch.

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