Celebration 2019

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CELEBRATION 2019, will honor the unique life and legacy of the prodigiously talented cultural icon Prince Rogers Nelson. Taking place between April 25-28 at Prince’s historic home and recording sanctuary outside Minneapolis, the event will welcome fans from around the world into an inspired environment of live music, panel discussions and special presentations highlighting Prince’s tremendous talent, influence and importance as a composer, musician, producer, live performer and filmmaker.

Musical guests set to perform at Paisley Park during CELEBRATION 2019 include internationally acclaimed musician, guitarist and original member of The Time, Jesse Johnson; Prince’s iconic group The Revolution, featuring Bobby Z, BrownMark, Lisa Coleman, Wendy Melvoin and Matt Fink; and Funk Soldiers, a fifteen piece super-group of New Power Generation and Paisley Park musical alumni.

As an extension of Celebration 2019, Paisley Park will again be presenting an exclusive off-site concert event titled PRINCE: In Concert on the Big Screen, to be held at The Armory in Minneapolis. Attendance to this event will be included in the CELEBRATION 2019 ticket. The concert will feature newly remastered and never-before-released audio and video of Prince accompanied live on The Armory stage by an all-star ensemble of musicians who performed alongside the icon throughout his storied career. The live concert experience will showcase Prince in his own inimitable sound and style, highlighting the incendiary energy he brought to each performance.

Celebration 2019 VIP ticket holders will have the opportunity to attend an exclusive Dance Party at The Armory following the conclusion of the live concert Friday evening; hosted by DJ Kiss who Prince often invited to DJ his private parties around the world and special events at Paisley Park.

In addition to featured musical guests, Paisley Park will host a broad list of special guest speakers who will take part in exclusive panel discussions at CELEBRATION 2019.  The list includes close creative collaborators and friends spanning five decades in Prince’s life.

CELEBRATION 2019 is poised to connect with even more of the passionate and global Prince fan community.  Both GA and VIP tickets include entry to PRINCE: In Concert on the Big Screen, with prime and premiere seating assigned respectively to each ticket type. Individual tickets to PRINCE: In Concert on the Big Screen will go on sale Friday, February 8, at 11 am at www.armorymn.com

A special CELEBRATION 2019 meal pass is also now available for purchase. The meal pass will include a special buffet featuring vegetarian dishes, dessert, snack and unlimited beverages each day. A $160 value, you can pre-purchase this meal pass, which covers all four days of the event for just $100. You must be a Celebration 2019 attendee to purchase.

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Celebration 2019 – Special Guest Speakers include: 

Adrian Crutchfield *

Bob Cavallo

Bobby Z


Cassandra O’Neal *

Chance Howard *

Craig Rice

DJ Kiss

Eric Leeds

Ida Nielsen *

Ingrid Chavez

JD Steele

Jeff Katz

Jesse Johnson

Joey Rayfield *

Kat Dyson *

Keith Anderson *

Kip Blackshire *

Kirk Johnson *

Lisa Coleman

Lynn Grissett *

Marcus Anderson *

Matt Fink

Michael Herring *

Renato Neto *

Shelby J *


Sylvester Uzoma Onyejiaka *

Steve Parke

TC Ellis

Wendy Melvoin

* All Star Band   PRINCE: In Concert on the Big Screen

Tickets are available in two types and include the following:

Celebration 2019 VIP Pass:

  • Five hours of event programming each day
  • Access to exclusive concert events, panel discussions, and a guided tour of Paisley Park
  • Ticket to Prince: In Concert on the Big Screen (Celebration VIP 2019 premiere seating: Rows 1-15)
  • Daily meal pass
  • On-site parking
  • Access to purchase exclusive VIP Celebration 2019 merchandise
  • Exclusive VIP Dance After Party at The Amory

*Plus $45 service and facility fee per VIP ticket 

Celebration 2019 VIP Pass


Celebration 2019 Pass

  • Five hours of event programming each day
  • Access to exclusive concert events, panel discussions, and a guided tour of Paisley Park
  • Ticket to Prince: In Concert on the Big Screen (Celebration 2019 prime seating)

*Plus $30.00 service & facility per ticket.

Celebration 2019 Pass


Similar to the 2017, 2018 events, Celebration 2019 will be split into two tracks detailed below:

Celebration 2019 Track  1:

  • Thursday: 11 AM – 4 PM
  • Friday: 3 PM – 5:40 PM
  • Saturday: 5 PM – 10 PM
  • Sunday: 11 AM – 4 PM

Celebration 2019 Track 2:

  • Thursday: 5 PM – 10 PM
  • Friday: 11 AM – 1:40 PM
  • Saturday: 11 AM- 4 PM
  • Sunday: 5 PM – 10 PM

Note: Please choose your Track carefully as track changes cannot be made after purchase is complete.

To ensure that you have access to the events, please send a head-shot in .jpg or .png format to Celebration2019@officialpaisleypark.com as soon as possible

Please be sure to include your name, ticket type and track number along with your picture.  Please also let us know if you are traveling with someone that you would like to be grouped with and we will do our best to accommodate your request. All photos must be received with in 14 days of ticket purchase to guarantee a Celebration 2019 photo badge and lanyard.

We look forward to seeing you at Paisley Park!

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Date: Apr 25

Paisley Park

7801 Audubon Road , Chanhassen , MN , 55317

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