The full RodeoHouston lineup was supposed to be announced Monday morning. But Android phone users got an unexpected surprise on the free RodeoHouston app.
The entire lineup was revealed Sunday night. And it's not just an old schedule. Among the names are first-timers Bruno Mars, Pitbull, Brantley Gilbert, Jake Owen, Julion Alvarez and Styx, who last appeared in 2002.
Feb. 25 -- Toby Keith
Feb. 26 -- Gary Allan
Feb. 27 -- Alan Jackson
Feb. 28 -- Zac Brown Band
March 1 -- Mary J. Blige
March 2 -- Brantley Gilbert
March 3 -- Demi Lovato/Austin Mahone
March 4 -- Styx
March 5 -- Lady Antebellum
March 6 -- Dierks Bentley
March 7 -- Bruno Mars
March 8 -- Tim McGraw
March 9 -- The Band Perry
March 10 -- Los Invasores de Nuevo Leon and Julion Alvarez
March 11 -- Jason Aldean
March 12 -- Kenny Chesney
March 13 -- Jake Owen
March 14 -- Pitbull
March 15 -- Blake Shelton
March 16 -- Luke Bryan
March 17 -- George Strait
RodeoHouston sent out the official release at midnight Monday, confirming the lineup.
Previously announced performers include Toby Keith (Feb. 25), Demi Lovato/Austin Mahone (March 3), Jason Aldean (March 11) and Luke Bryan (March 16), all of whom were included on the app lineup.
George Strait, who hasn't played RodeoHouston since 2007, will close the 2013 season with a concert-only performance, his 21st, featuring openers the Randy Rogers Band and Martina McBride. The addition of that show makes RodeoHouston one day longer, running 21 days -- Feb. 25 through March 17.
Season tickets are on sale now and start at $336 per seat. Mini-season tickets, which include nine performances, include seating in the loge and upper levels of Reliant Stadium. Prices range from $146-$189 per ticket. These can only be purchased by calling the ticket office (832-667-1080), visiting the ticket windows on the second floor of Reliant Center or at rodeohouston.com.
Black Heritage Day (March 1) and Go Tejano Day (March 10) are not included in Mini-season ticket options.
Value Day Wednesdays will return, with upper-level tickets for $10. Individual tickets go on sale Jan. 12.