Fallon to air live from Mpls. after Super Bowl
“We are going to the Super Bowl!” crowed “Tonight Show” star Tuesday night.
Fallon will present a live telecast Sunday, Feb. 4 from the Orpheum Theatre in Minneapolis, just a few blocks away from the home of the Big Game. The special episode will air after the recap, a new episode of “This Is Us,” and the late local news.
Fallon previously hosted a live show from Phoenix after Super Bowl XLIX in 2015.
No guests have been announced, but don’t be surprised if Justin Timberlake, the game’s half-time performer, bounces over to join his buddy for latenight antics.
You can also now count the as part of your Super Bowl week entertainment. The enduringly popular and jammy Virginia rockers have been booked to play the so-called Night Before concert at Xcel Energy Center on Feb. 3. Tickets will be sold at regular DMB prices, $67-$127, and available to the general public via Ticketmaster starting Friday at 10 a.m. Co-presented by CBS Radio and the NFL’s hospitality partner, On Location Experiences, the Night Before show is a regular warm-up gig for Super Bowl goers and folks in their host cities. performed before the big game in San Francisco in 2016.
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Jimmy Fallon will broadcast his “Tonight Show” live from the Orpheum Theatre after the Super Bowl on Feb. 4. No guests have been announced.