Taylor Swift will be the First Woman in History to Open an NFL Stadium

Lover Fest West on Saturday, July 25 and Sunday, July 26, 2020, are SoFi Stadium’s Inaugural Concerts

Swift to Kick-off SoFi Stadium Opening Week of Events with Historic Entertainment-Industry First Performance

LOS ANGELES – September 17, 2019 –Taylor Swift announced Lover Fest West, one of her only U.S. concert dates in 2020. Opening acts for Lover Fest West will be announced soon. Taylor Swift will be the first woman in history to open an NFL Stadium on July 25 and 26, 2020, at SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles, California.

Lover Fest West kicks-off SoFi Stadium’s inaugural year of events. Opening summer 2020, SoFi Stadium anchors Hollywood Park, a 298-acre sports and entertainment destination being developed by Los Angeles Rams Owner/Chairman E. Stanley Kroenke.

“This is a historic moment for SoFi Stadium and the entertainment industry. We couldn’t be happier to announce such an extraordinary artist as Taylor Swift for our first event,” said Jason Gannon, managing director, SoFi Stadium. “Taylor will be the first woman to open an NFL stadium, and is representative of the variety of programming we will deliver at Hollywood Park, including Super Bowl LVI in 2022, the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the Olympics in 2028 as well as other spectacular events and concerts. In less than a year, we will open our doors to welcome world-renowned artists, show-stopping acts and their fans on the global stage of SoFi Stadium.”

Lover Fest West at SoFi Stadium will be produced by Taylor Swift Touring and promoted by the Messina Touring Group (MTG). Existing Taylor Swift Tix Verified Fans will have the opportunity to RSVP starting September 17, 2019 for Preferred Presale Access at VerifiedFan.Ticketmaster.com/TaylorSwiftTix. Taylor Swift Tix powered by Ticketmaster Verified Fan, a unique, fan-first technology built to help artists get tickets into the hands of fans who intend to go to the event, will have access to tickets ahead of the public on-sale on October 14, 2019. Registration for new Verified Fans opens on Thursday, September 19th at 4 p.m. ET/ 1 p.m. PT.

In addition, through Capital One’s multi-year partnership with Taylor Swift, an exclusive allocation of tickets has been set aside for Capital One cardholders, who will have priority access to purchase tickets on October 15 and 16, 2019. Public on-sale will be October 17, 2019. General ticketing and on-sale information is currently available at TaylorSwift.com.  


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