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Tuesday, 17th June 1980
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  • Location / St. Louis, MO, USA
  • Venue / Checkerdome / The Checkerdome

The first show by the band in this city.

The first time at this venue.

The venue was located to the West of the city centre close to Forest Park.

It was opened in September 1929. One of the oldest arenas the band had played in the USA.

Between 1977 and 1983 it was known as the Checkerdome and was also listed as The Checkerdome.

It was closed in May 1994 and then demolished in February 1999.

In 1983 the name was changed to St. Louis Arena which the band would play twice on the 'Hysteria' tour ni 1988 with the In The Round stage moved to one end of the venue due to weight restrictions.

Fan Photos.

show intro

  • 00 - n/a

setlist - (Unconfirmed)

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show info

  • Tour - Def Leppard On Through The Night US Tour 1980
  • Ted Nugent Tour Name - Scream Dream/Wango Tango Tour
  • Fan Recorded - none yet
  • Venue - No Website
  • Venue Address - 5700 Oakland Avenue, St. Louis, Missouri
  • US State - Missouri
  • Area Map - Google
  • Last Show Here - n/a
  • Capacity - 17,188
  • Attendance - 8,000
  • Total Gross - n/a
  • Show Time - n/a
  • Tickets - n/a
  • Promoter - Contemporary Productions.
  • Headliner - Ted Nugent
  • Support Act - Scorpions
  • Support Act - Def Leppard

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A view looking towards where the venue used to be..

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