Free Concert Activities Begin at 6 p.m. During June 13 CWS Opening Celebration Day
The international touring indie rock band Young the Giant will headline The Road to Omaha Jam presented by Enterprise. The Seen, an original rock band from Omaha, will open the show.
Opening Celebration Day begins at 9 a.m. with team practices, followed by Team Autograph Sessions presented by AT&T with all eight teams. Opening Celebration Day will conclude with Opening Ceremonies at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha, which includes an Olympic-style introduction of the teams, a performance by the U.S. Army Parachute Team “Golden Knights” and a fireworks extravaganza.
Young the Giant’s 2014 North American tour will stop in Omaha after the successful release of its most recent album, “Mind Over Matter.” The band also had a number of high-profile TV performances, including “Jimmy Kimmel Live!,” “Today,” “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” and 2011’s “MTV Video Music Awards.”
Public parking is available for Opening Celebration Day at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha/CenturyLink Center, at Creighton University or at city owned lots in the downtown Omaha area.