Trans-Siberian Orchestra coming to Rupp Arena

Trans-Siberian Orchestra, The Ghosts of Christmas Eve

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Trans-Siberian Orchestra will be bringing it’s show to Rupp Arena on Thursday, December 1st, at 7:30 p.m.

The appearance will be part of their 61-stop “The Ghosts of Christmas Eve” tour.

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Tickets go on sale Friday, September 16 at Noon, with a portion of the proceeds benefiting The Kentucky Children’s Hospital courtesy of iHeart Media Lexington, Trans-Siberian Orchestra and Live Nation.

Organizers say that each concert ticket purchased online will include a digital audio copy of The Ghosts of Christmas Eve. This is the first time these songs have been released in an audio package, and the album features a bonus track titled “Music Box Blues (Daryl Pediford Tribute New York 2004).”

“The Ghosts of Christmas Eve,” follows the journey of a runaway who breaks into an abandoned vaudeville theater on December 24th. While seeking shelter from the cold, the teen is discovered by the theater’s caretaker who uses the ghosts and spirits from the building’s past to turn her life around. The rock opera features such enduring fan-favorites as “Christmas Eve/Sarajevo 12/24,” “O’ Come All Ye Faithful,” “Good King Joy,” “Christmas Canon,” “Music Box Blues,” “Promises To Keep,” and “This Christmas Day.” 2016’s tour will see an all new second set containing some of TSO’s greatest hits and fan-pleasers.

Reserved tickets start at $41.oo, plus applicable fees, and will go on sale September 16th at noon.  Tickets are available through,, all Ticketmaster outlets, and the Rupp Arena Box Office.