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  • Some Words On Vax Or Test Shows
    This is obviously not where we wanted to be in the fall of 2021. Nevertheless, we somehow got here and we need to find ways to navigate through it. You'll notice that many of our upcoming events are requiring proof of a Covid-19 vaccination -or- a negative Covid-19 test result for entry. Requirements are noted on each event page, the ticketing page, and our Facebook event pages. There is also a policy FAQ in our Covid-19 tab above. We appreciate your cooperation and patience at the door as we get the first few of these shows.
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  • Shakey Graves Rescheduled For September 19
    The Shakey Graves show at Slowdown has been rescheduled for Sunday, September 19. Please see below for some important notes. Given all the new info and the quickly approaching date, we are allowing full refunds for previously purchased tickets now through Wednesday, September 8. If you would like a refund, drop a line with your order number included to info@theslowdown.com and we will get that processed. This show is now inside in our Main Room. The full lineup is Shakey Graves with Tre Burt. Doors will open at 5pm and the show begins at 7pm. Per Artist request, entry to…
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  • September Calendar
    Click the link below to download and/or print our September calendar. We think it would look great on your refrigerator or office bulletin board. Lots of great shows coming up as we get into the fall touring season including Spoon on 9/9 (a true dream show for us!), comedy with Stephen Lynch on 9/11, blues rock with Larkin Poe on 9/16, and the return of two of our favorites: The Wood Brothers on 9/24 and City And Colour on 9/26. Check out the full list and we'll see you soon! September 2021 Calendar
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  • Now Hiring!
    We are now hiring for a full time marketing manager and part time general staff positions. Check out the jobs tab above for more info on the available spots. It's fun to work in rock and roll!
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  • Can you believe it? The CWS is back!
    It's time! The 2021 College World Series begins this weekend! No cover all Series long, live music and DJ's inside and out, and the guaranteed time of your life. Check out the Events tab for full details and get ready to party like it's 2019!
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  • Cas Haley’s May 27 Show Has Been Canceled
    Sorry to report that the May 27 show with Cas Haley has been canceled. All is well and we hope to have him back very soon. A note from Cas: Hey Friends! Cas here, Due to some unforeseen circumstances we are needing to cancel our 5/27 Omaha, NE show. All is good and we are health & happy but we just have had some travel complications! We hope to get back to Omaha sooner than later. All tickets will be fully refunded. Thanks, Cas Haley
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  • Top 36!
    Thanks to Pitchfork for featuring us as one of 36 of America’s Best Independent Music Venues! Lots of great perspective from lots of great places. Definitely worth a read...check it out here.
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  • We’re back!
    We're very happy to announce that we will be getting back to things on April 2! Check out the growing list of shows in the events tab on the site. Before you head to the venue be sure to check our entry policies and the Covid-19 tab. There's a very handy mask guide on our Instagram page. See you soon!
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  • Welcome to our new website!
    We just launched a new version of our website along with a move to See Tickets. If you have purchased a ticket to an upcoming or postponed show via Eventbrite, that ticket is still valid and does not need to be updated or reprinted. We look forward to re-opening and getting back to shows soon. In the meantime, take a look around the new site and be sure to visit memory lane. Enjoy!
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