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U.S. Cellular Field To Host Rare Music Festival Featuring Local Favorite Chance The Rapper

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 26 / 16

U.S. Cellular Field this fall will "host its first concert in 13 years," as Chance the Rapper will headline the Magnificent Coloring Day festival on Sept. 24, according to Danny Ecker of CRAIN'S CHICAGO BUSINESS. The event, which also will include Lil' Wayne, Alicia Keys and John Legend, among other...

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New Orleans To Host New Marathon

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NBA Awards '11 All Star Game To L.A.

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Hotels Have Vacancies For U.S. Open

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'10 LPGA Championship Lacks Name, Venue

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Preakness To Keep Infield Alcohol Ban

Pimlico Keeping Infield Alcohol Ban For Preakness Stakes Despite a "sharp decrease in attendance" at this year's Preakness Stakes from '08, officials "will no ...

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AHL Americans Abandon Outdoor Game Plans

The AHL Rochester Americans "have abandoned plans" to host an outdoor game after the team and the Triple-A Int'l League Rochester Red Wings "couldn't be assured that building a use-and-dispose rink at Frontier ...

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UFC May Host Event In Indiana In '10

UFC Not Planning To Return To Chicago In '09 UFC VP/Regulatory Affairs Marc Ratner said that UFC “will not return to Chicago in 2009,” but it “may be coming to Indi ...

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Sports Business Awards Handed Out

Ueberroth Accepts Lifetime Achievement Award NBC Sports, IMG and ESPN were all multiple winners during the 2nd annual Sports Business Awards, presented Thursday night a ...

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2nd Annual SBAs Being Held Tonight In N.Y.

  The Second Annual Sports Business Awards will be presented tonight by SportsBusiness Journal/Daily at a special ceremony at the Marriott Marquis in N.Y. A special VIP reception will begin a ...

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Coca-Cola 600 Plagued By Weather

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