KEM, K'Jon concert for Aug. 18 canceled

A concert with KEM and special guest K’Jon scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 18, has been canceled at Bell Auditorium, according to a release from Augusta Richmond County Coliseum Authority.

Tickets will be refunded. Tickets purchased at the James Brown Arena Box Office must be present in order to receive a refund.

If a credit card was used, the original purchaser must present the credit card used for purchase along with an ID that matches the credit card. Refunds will only be made in the same method of payment used to purchase the tickets at the box office.

Customers who purchased tickets through or by phone at 1-877-4AUGTIX will receive a refund to the credit card used for purchasing tickets within 5-10 business days. The delivery method charged will not be refunded.

Refunds will begin at 9 a.m. Monday, Aug. 13, at the Champion’s Box Office at James Brown Arena and will continue during normal business hours, which are 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.



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