Post Number: 11
|Posted on Monday, March 09, 2009 - 11:52 pm: || |
He just announced it on The Tonight Show. It will April 7th. He said he called the Palace and they offered the building for free for his show.
EDIT: Link to Free Press article
Leno to offer free show at Palace in Auburn Hills
BY CATHY PAYNE • FREE PRESS STAFF WRITER •
March 9, 2009
“Tonight Show” host Jay Leno has a plan to help stimulate America by tickling funny bones in metro Detroit.
Leno announced Monday that he will have a free show on April 7 at the Palace of Auburn Hills.
The show “Jay’s Comedy Stimulus Plan” aims to offer a night of free entertainment to unemployed workers. The Detroit Pistons will donate their home court for the event, according to the show’s Web site. Parking will be free.
Tickets will be available at the Palace box office starting at 10 a.m. March 16.
For more information, go to www.nbc.com/tonightshow.
(Message edited by Nipsey on March 10, 2009)
Post Number: 202
|Posted on Monday, March 09, 2009 - 11:54 pm: || |
Not at Cobo?
Post Number: 19
|Posted on Monday, March 09, 2009 - 11:55 pm: || |
Nope Auburn Hills. Free Parking too!!
Post Number: 12
|Posted on Monday, March 09, 2009 - 11:56 pm: || |
Sparty06: Leno doesn't want water dripping on his classic cars.
Post Number: 490
|Posted on Monday, March 09, 2009 - 11:58 pm: || |
Post Number: 239
|Posted on Tuesday, March 10, 2009 - 12:03 am: || |
Haha, you beat me to it. Oh well
Post Number: 13
|Posted on Tuesday, March 10, 2009 - 12:23 am: || |
Knocturnal: I just so happened to be in front of my computer when he announced it.
Post Number: 14
|Posted on Tuesday, March 10, 2009 - 1:20 am: || |
Leno's Comedy Stimulus Plan
On the March 9th edition of The Tonight Show, host Jay Leno announced his plan for "stimulating" America with what he does best - telling jokes. The comedian will appear in Detroit at the Palace of Auburn Hills on April 7, 2009 for a night of free entertainment with Detroit's unemployed workers; the NBA's Detroit Pistons will donate their home court to house the event.
Refreshments will be provided and parking will be free.
Tickets will be available at the Palace of Auburn Hills box office beginning at 10 a.m. on Monday, March 16. To obtain tickets, participants must provide their photo ID at The Palace of Auburn Hills box office; limit of four tickets per person.
Post Number: 10
|Posted on Tuesday, March 10, 2009 - 2:03 am: || |
I am not a fan of Leno. But this man is a major car buff, and he respects the American automobile industry.
He has my respect for this show.