The Irish Rovers "Farewell to Rovin' Tour" at Balboa Theatre on Friday, January 24, at 7:30 p.m. (Up to 42% Off)

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In a Nutshell

On farewell tour, venerable Irish-Canadian band pull from a 40-year songbook of traditional Hibernian tunes and original folk ditties

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Jan 25, 2014. Limit 8 per person. Valid only for option purchased. Redeem starting 1/24 for a ticket at venue box office. Must show valid ID matching name on Groupon at Balboa Theatre. Refundable only on day of purchase. Must redeem together to sit together. Discount reflects Ticketmaster's current ticket prices-price may differ on day of the event. Doors open 1 hour before showtime. For ADA seating, call box office promptly upon receipt of voucher - availability is limited. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

The Deal

  • One ticket to see The Irish Rovers on their farewell tour
  • When: Friday, January 24, at 7:30 p.m.
  • Where: Balboa Theatre
  • Door time: 6:30 p.m.
  • Ticket values include all fees.<p>

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The Irish Rovers

  • Decades in the music industry: five
  • Members on the farewell tour: nine, including several who have been with the band for more than 25 years
  • Intercontinental appeal: the Rovers were founded in 1963 by a group of Irish immigrants living in Ontario, Canada
  • Envy-inducing origin story: founding members George Millar and Jim Ferguson met “at an Irish function. They sang together ‘til dawn.”
  • What you’ll hear: traditional Hibernian tunes and original folk ditties played on ancestral instruments such as the banjo, button accordion, and bodhran
  • What’s Hibernia?: the classical Latin name for Ireland; a fancy name for sleeping in a cave
  • Essential tracks: “Wasn’t That a Party” and “The Unicorn,” a Shel Silverstein-penned tune that broke the top 10 of the Billboard Hot 100 in 1968
  • Essential tracks if you’re a sea captain: shanties such as “Drunken Sailor” and “A-Rovin’“<p>

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