"Weird Al" Yankovic
Wed, Jun 5 at 8:00 PM @ Ruth Eckerd Hall
Backed by a 40-piece orchestra, "Weird Al" Yankovic returns with his band to Ruth Eckerd Hall for his most extravagant tour ever – Strings Attached! A pop culture icon and the biggest-selling comedy recording artist of all time, Weird Al is best known for sending up the world’s biggest hits with his own parodies, including “Eat It,” “Like a Surgeon,” “Smells Like Nirvana,” “Amish Paradise,” “White & Nerdy” and “Word Crimes". Now in his fourth decade as America’s foremost song parodist, he has been the recipient of numerous awards, including four GRAMMYs® (out of fifteen total nominations) and a string of Gold and Platinum albums.
Tickets are $104, $90, $64, and $49.
The 'Strings Attached' Weird Al Meet & Greet Experience - $289 per package - Ticket limit of 4
• One (1) Premium Reserved ticket in the first (15) rows
• Meet Weird Al after the show and take a studio quality professional photo
• Your photo with Al: (1) 8x10 print, (2) 5x7 prints, (8) wallet size prints, plus free download
• One (1) exclusive, limited edition Strings Attached tour poster. Poster design is unique to your show
• One (1) piece of orchestra sheet music used on stage by the conductor during the show
• One (1) personalized signature (any one item of your choice)
• Invitation to the official Strings Attached after-party featuring soft drinks, snacks and cash bar*
• One (1) souvenir VIP laminate
• Fast-track VIP merchandise shopping including early entry access inside the venue for merch shopping opportunity before general doors
• On-site VIP host
*Local liquor laws apply
Meet & Greet Experience Package buyers will receive an email at least one week prior to the event with instructions on how to redeem all elements of your Experience Package. If you have purchased this package less than 2 weeks prior to the show, you will receive an informational email 24 – 72 hours prior to the show with the details about the Meet & Greet program. Meet & Greet Experience packages are non-refundable, non-exchangable, and non-transferable. To redeem all elements of your experience package order (other than tickets) you must present your receipt, picture ID, and credit card at the Meet & Greet Experience check-in. All package elements will be rendered invalid if resold. Name changes will only be issued at the sole discretion of CID Entertainment. CID Entertainment reserves the right to cancel your package for any reason. If you have questions regarding your purchase, please reach out to the friendly Guest Services team at CID Entertainment by phone or email: (888) 805-8930 / email@example.com.
Enjoy an exclusive Pre-show Party in our Dimmitt Lounge including high-end appetizers, create-your-own action or carving station, dessert & coffee, plus your choice of one beer, wine, single liquor drink or soda ($10 value) for only $25 per person (includes tax and gratuity). Doors open two hours prior to the performance. Due to limited capacity, we suggest advance purchase.
Sample Pre-Show Party Menu:
Buffalo Chicken Cake w/ Blue Cheese Cream and Chive
Warm Shrimp Fondue on Crustini
Sweet Potato Cup w/ Apple Chutney
Turkey Carving Slider Station w/Tangy Cranberry Sauce
Banana Fosters Action Station w/ Vanilla Bean Ice Cream
Please note, this is a heavy appetizers dining experience, not full course dinner meal experience. Does not include admission to the show. Show ticket is required for entry. Artist does not appear at dinner. Group discounts available for parties of 15 or more by calling (727) 712-2717. Menu items subject to substitutions without notice.
Parking & Directions
Ruth Eckerd Hall
1111 McMullen Booth Rd
Clearwater, FL 33759
Ruth Eckerd Hall is located one mile north of the Bayside Bridge (SR 611) and the Courtney Campbell Causeway (SR 60).
On-site parking is available free of charge. Valet services are also available for most performances.
From St. Petersburg – Head north on I-275 towards Roosevelt Blvd (SR 686); head west and follow signs to St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport. Cross the Bayside Bridge. SR 686 becomes McMullen Booth Rd. Turn right onto Ruth Eckerd Hall Dr.
From Tampa – Head west on the Courtney Campbell Causeway (SR 60) towards Clearwater Beach. Turn right (heading north) onto McMullen Booth Rd. Turn right onto Ruth Eckerd Hall Dr.
From Tarpon Springs/Palm Harbor – Head south on East Lake Rd (SR 611). East Lake Rd becomes McMullen Booth Rd. Turn left onto Ruth Eckerd Hall Dr.
Ruth Eckerd Hall is committed to providing an accessible building and pleasurable performance experience to every member of our audience and staff.
Special accommodations (ie. aisle seats, ramp access, space for a service dog, etc.) should be requested at time of purchase. Wheelchair locations with companion seats are available for all performances. Limited availability. Please order early.
Accessible Parking & Entry
On the Ruth Eckerd Hall campus, disabled parking places are located around the facility on a first come - first served basis. They are clearly marked; for additional assistance, please ask a parking lot attendant for direction. There are designated drop-off points at each entrance for easy access to the lobbies.
At the Capitol Theatre, the City of Clearwater provides public parking on the street and in local lots in the area. Patrons are welcome to use valet service when available at 50% off by presenting their disabled parking permit.
Elevators are available at the ground level accessing the Ruth Eckerd Hall upper lobbies, the Margarete Heye Great Room, the Dimmitt Atrium Lounge, the Hoffman Dress Circle Room and the Marcia P. Hoffman School of the Arts. The Capitol Theatre elevator is located on the west side of the building.
Sign Language Interpretation
If you require a sign language interpreter, please submit a written request to the Patron Services Manager at least four (4) weeks prior to the event date. Mail requests to: Patron Services Manager, Ruth Eckerd Hall, Clearwater, FL 33759. For more information, call Patron Services at 727.712.2707.
Hearing Assistance System
Patrons with a hearing disability may enjoy use of our state-of-the-art infrared Assistive Listening Device system free of charge. Listeners use a compact, portable receiver and earphones to hear clearly and easily from anywhere in the seating area. Please note, you will need to leave a driver's license or a credit card until the listening device is returned. Please speak to an usher at the Information Station to request an Assistive Listening Device.
Accessible restrooms are located near all event spaces, classrooms and administrative offices.
For more information or to schedule a tour of the facility, please call Patron Services at 727.791.7060 ext 4104.