Lionel Richie coming to Covelli for Southwoods Concert for the Valley

Tickets for the concert go on sale Friday, May 20 at 10 a.m. Ticket prices range from $65 to $150.

Lionel Richie is playing the Covelli Centre.

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – The Surgical Hospital at Southwoods is celebrating its 20th Anniversary with a new program called Southwoods Concert for the Valley.

The first act in the annual concert series is Lionel Richie. Richie will play the Covelli Centre Aug. 27.

Proceeds from the concert will benefit the YSU Foundation and the United Way of the Mahoning Valley.

“We are so excited, Lionel Richie and all the hits like “All Night Long” is coming to the Covelli Centre at the end of August,” said Ed Muransky, president and CEO of The Muransky Companies and Southwoods Health.

Tickets for the concert go on sale Friday, May 20 at 10 a.m. Tickets for the concert are $65.50, $85.50 and $136.50.

Tickets can be purchased at the Southwoods Health Box Office at the Covelli Centre, through or by phone at 1 (800) 745-3000.

This is Richie’s only tour date in the United States before he starts his residency in Las Vegas. Right now, he is on tour in Europe.

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