Tickets for David Archuleta concert on sale Monday |

Tickets for David Archuleta concert on sale Monday

Daily staff report
VAIL CO, Colorado
Special to the DailyIn 2007, at 16-years-old, David Archuleta became one of the youngest contestants on the seventh season of American Idol. He finished the season as the runner-up.

Singer David Archuleta’s holiday tour, My Kind of Christmas, will conclude in Beaver Creek at the Vilar Performing Arts Center on Dec. 21. Tickets for Archuleta’s return to the Vilar Center go on sale Monday at 11 a.m.

The tour will feature epic orchestral arrangements of both traditional holiday and familiar classics, as well as an assortment of Archuleta’s own, melodic pop favorites.

Archuleta has also partnered with VIP Nation to offer VIP Packages on his upcoming tour, including meet and greets and exclusive merchandise. All details can be found on

Archuleta released his self-titled debut album in 2008. The Murray, Utah native soared to No. 2 on the Billboard charts, buoyed by his smash single “Crush.” The successful debut was followed up by “Christmas from the Heart” (2009), and “The Other Side of Down” (2010).

Most recently Archuleta is featured on The Mormon Tabernacle Choir’s holiday album “Glad Tidings Christmas.” The 12-track album includes live recordings from the Choir’s 2010 Christmas concert from Temple Square, a concert attended by more than 80,000 concertgoers last year. The accompanying PBS special, featuring Archuleta and the Choir, is scheduled to air across the country in December.

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Tickets for David Archuleta’s My Kind of Christmas Tour at the Vilar are $45/65; based on seating and will go on sale Oct. 3 at 11 a.m. Tickets are available online at, by phone at 888-920-ARTS(2787) or in person at the VPAC box office in Beaver Creek and Marketplace Box Office in Vail Village.

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