Record setting WWE WrestleMania 2013

 

WWE (NYSE:WWE) announced that WrestleMania 29 on April 7 at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey, grossed an excess of $72 million, the highest grossing event in WWE history.

In addition, WrestleMania 29 will once again exceed 1-million global pay-per-view buys and attracted a sold-out crowd of 80,676 fans from 50 states and 34 countries at MetLife Stadium.

New Orleans will be the site of next year’s WrestleMania, which will occur Sunday, April 6, 2014 at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Ticket information will be announced later this year.

WWE, a publicly traded company (NYSE: WWE), is an integrated media organization and recognized leader in global entertainment. The company consists of a portfolio of businesses that create and deliver original content 52 weeks a year to a global audience.

WWE is committed to family friendly entertainment on its television programming, pay-per-view, digital media and publishing platforms. WWE programming is broadcast in more than 150 countries and 30 languages and reaches more than 650 million homes worldwide. The company is headquartered in Stamford, Conn., with offices in New York, Los Angeles, London, Miami, Mumbai, Shanghai, Singapore, Istanbul and Tokyo.

Additional information on WWE (NYSE: WWE) can be found at www.wwe.com and www.corporate.wwe.com. For information on its global activities, go to http://www.wwe.com/worldwide/.

• WWE returns to Florida in June with four shows throughout the state.

WWE will be at the BB&T Center, formerly Bank Atlantic Center, in (South Florida) Sunrise on Friday, June 7.

Bell time is 7:30 p.m. for this house show (no TV) with John Cena, Ryback, Sheamus, Mark Henry, Daniel Bryan, The Miz, Brodus Clay, Kofi Kingston, R-Truth, The Shield (Dean Ambrose, Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins) and more.

Talent subject to change.

Tickets, starting at $20, go on sale Saturday, April 27 via TicketMaster online www.ticketmaster.com, outlets or by phone 800-745-3000.

The BB&T Center, home to the Florida Panthers hockey team, will sell tickets beginning 9 a.m. Monday, April 29.

Visit http://www.thebbtcenter.com/events/detail/wwe-live or http://www.wwe.com/events/06/all/all/all/all/3000/mi/page-1.

• WWE invades the Lakeland Center in Central Florida at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 8.

John Cena, Ryback, Sheamus, Mark Henry, Daniel Bryan and more. Talent subject to change.

Tickets go on sale Saturday, May 4 via TicketMaster.

• WWE visits the Leon County Civic Center in Tallahassee at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 22.

See John Cena, Kane, Ryback, Mark Henry, Sheamus, Daniel Bryan and more. Talent subject to change.

Tickets, starting at $15, go on sale 10 a.m. Friday, May 10 via TicketMaster and at the civic center box office.

Visit http://www.tlccc.org/events_html/WWE_RAW_WORLD_JUNE_2013.htm

There is a TickeMaster Internet presale beginning 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 7.

• WWE will be busy on Saturday, June 22 with another show at the Ocean Center in Daytona Beach.

Bell time is 7:30 p.m. featuring Dolph Ziggler, Alberto Del Rio, Randy Orton, Big Show, The Shield (Dean Ambrose, Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins), Big E Langston, AJ Lee and more. Talent subject to change.

Tickets, starting at $15, go on sale 10 a.m. Friday, May 10 via TicketMaster.

There is a TicketMaster Internet presale beginning 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 7.

• Ticket purchasing note

To avoid some service fees, you can purchase tickets directly at the arena, but check with the arena to see when it plans to sell tickets. Sometimes the arena onsale differs from TicketMaster’s onsale.

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