An evening with the Violent Femmes live in concert on Friday, May 3, 2024 in The Cuthbert Amphitheater in Eugene, OregonProduced by: Kesey Enterprises, Double Tee Concerts, Mammoth NW
Support: An evening with
Event Info: Performing the self-titled Debut and Hallowed Ground albums cover to cover
Date: Friday, May 3, 2024
Event Type: Reserved Seating, General Admission Lawn, All Ages
Gates Open at: 6 pm
Show Starts at: 7:30 pm

Tickets: All ages advance tickets are reserved seating for from $59 to $99 depending on seat location, and general admission lawn for $39, available Friday, March 8 at 10am online at Cascade Ticketing.

Unless sold out, tickets will also be available at The Cuthbert Amphitheater Box Office on the day of the show beginning at 5 p.m. when the Box Office opens.

The reserved seating, general admission lawn concert is open to everyone of all ages.

All tickets subject to service charges and /or user fees.

Violent Femmes

Violent Femmes formed in 1981 as an acoustic punk band playing on the streets of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Their main influences at that time were Gene Vincent and the Blue Caps and The Velvet Underground. Their goal was to rock harder than any other acoustic act on the planet.

After being rejected for an audition by a local nightclub, the Femmes set up outside a Pretenders gig and began to play. Pretenders’ lead singer Chrissie Hynde asked them to open that night’s show, which gave the young band a publicity boost and caught the attention of Richard Hell, who invited the Femmes to open for him in NYC. A rave review in the New York Times eventually led to a record deal, which in turn spawned worldwide touring.

More than 40 years into their careers, Violent Femmes continue to attract young audiences on tour, create lasting music, and inspire people of all a ges