Earth, Wind and Fire join North Charleston’s 40th Anniversary celebration (Tickets on sale today)

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Update March 30: Read to go your funk on? Tickets to the June 26th Earth, Wind and Fire show go on sale today at 10 a.m.

Here's a link to Ticketmaster, and posted below, a little something for your Friday:


First reporting: North Charleston Mayor Keith Summey announced today that legendary musical group Earth, Wind and Fire will bring their “Guiding Lights Tour” to the North Charleston Coliseum on June 26th at 7:30 p.m. The concert is part of the City of North Charleston’s 40th anniversary celebration.

Earth, Wind and Fire will perform with the North Charleston Pops Orchestra. Opening the show will be the Charleston’s own The Explorer’s Club.

“After 40 years, North Charleston has grown into a thriving city, bustling with business and prime for young families and professionals. To mark the advancements we have made, we are going first class in our 40th anniversary celebration. Both born of the 70s, the City of North Charleston and Earth, Wind, and Fire, we will be celebrating together with an exciting evening of shear entertainment combined with exceptional musicianship,” said City of North Charleston Mayor Keith Summey.

“With over 90 million albums sold, 20 Grammy Award nominations and induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Vocal Group Hall of Fame, Earth, Wind and Fire are one of the most successful and critically acclaimed bands in the history of popular music. We are honored to have them play the North Charleston Coliseum as part of the City of North Charleston’s 40th anniversary celebration. This is going to be a very special night,” said Dave Holscher, North Charleston Coliseum General Manager.

Reserved seat tickets for the show go on sale Friday, March 30th at 10 a.m. at the Coliseum Advance Ticket Office, Ticketmaster outlets (including select Publix stores), online at or charge by phone at (800) 745-3000. Tickets are priced at $45 and $25 (plus applicable fees). A limited number of Gold Circle seats will be available.