Hip hop recording artist Kid Cudi will take the stage at Barnhill Arena at 8 p.m. Sunday April 29th as the Spring 2012 Headliner Concert. Doors will open at 7 p.m.
Currently-enrolled University of Arkansas at Fayetteville students can obtain free tickets in a two-step process:
(1) Starting at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 7th students can reserve one free ticket online at http://osa.uark.edu, where they will find instructions to reserve tickets. Student online reservations will be open until Friday, April 13 at noon.
(2) Students who reserved tickets can pick them up in the Arkansas Union Connections Lounge Monday, April 16, Tuesday, April 17, and Wednesday, April 18 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Students must present their valid University of Arkansas student ID in order to pick-up their ticket (ID will be scanned). Only one ticket is allowed per University of Arkansas student ID. Students can pick up their one free ticket and may present another valid student ID to pick up another student’s reserved ticket. Both tickets MUST be reserved through the online process described above.
Students unable to pick-up the ticket during the scheduled distribution times should email firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 5 p.m. on Wednesday, April 18 to arrange an alternative pick up option to avoid losing the reserved ticket.
All show seating is general admission, so there are no assigned seats. Some floor tickets (standing throughout the show) are also available. Any individuals needing special accommodations due to disabilities should contact the Office of Student Activities at 575-5255.
Kid Cudi is an American alternative hip hop recording artist, singer-songwriter, guitarist and actor from Cleveland based in Brooklyn. He first gained major attention after the release of his debut mix tape A Kid Named Cudi. His career took off after he moved to Brooklyn and became affiliated with Fool's Gold, the label of DJs A-Trak and Nick Catchdubs. The label released the Day 'n' Nite EP in February 2008 and circulated a Crookers remix around the blogosphere, drumming up a good deal of buzz in the process.
The Headliner Concerts Committee is a student-led organization created by the Associated Student Government and approved by the university’s student body to bring major name acts to the University of Arkansas campus. Past concerts include John Mayer, Foo Fighters, Third Eye Blind, Dierks Bentley, Snoop Dogg, and Blake Shelton. Headliner Concerts are funded through a student activities fee.