Sir Elton John rocks the Coliseum (updated with photos)

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Update March 8: The Post and Courier was on hand at Wednesday night's Elton John concert and has a photo gallery of the living legend in action on the Coliseum stage.

According to concert-goers, Sir Elton played for a full three hours straight without a break and 100% rocked the crowd.

Update March 6: The North Charleston Coliseum has issued a parking advisory for the Elton John concert on Wednesday, March 7th.

A capacity crowd is expected, and attendees are strongly encouraged to carpool and arrive early.

Parking lots will open at 4 p.m. and doors to the Coliseum open at 7 p.m. for the 8 p.m. concert. Doors for Montague Terrace will open at 6 p.m. sharp.

Starting at 5:30 p.m. free parking and shuttles will be available at the North Charleston Fire Museum and Tanger Outlet Mall parking lots.

First reporting: Sir Elton John is returning after four years to the North Charleston Coliseum on Wednesday, March 7th, performing in concert, featuring number one chart hits and classic album tracks from throughout Elton’s incredible five-decade career.

"We are delighted to welcome back entertainment legend Elton John to the North Charleston Coliseum," said Dave Holscher, General Manager of the North Charleston Coliseum. "His vast collection of hits– from rock to pop to Broadway – have delighted audiences around the world. His concert in 2007 was amazing and this year’s show on March 7th promises to be a magical night for his fans in the Lowcountry as well!”

Tickets to the concert go on sale to the public on Saturday, January 28th at 10 a.m. Pricing starts at $37 and will be available online at, at the North Charleston Coliseum box office, or charge-by-phone at (800) 745-3000. There is an 8 ticket limit per customer.