Top 10 tweets from Brothers of the Sun tour at Target Field
Photo Courtesy of Kenny Chesney's twitter account
Thousands of fun-lovin', cowboy hat-wearin', country music fans descended upon downtown Minneapolis yesterday for the first ever concert at Target Field, for a double-bill featuring Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw dubbed the Brothers of the Sun tour. Weather-wise, you couldn't have asked for a nicer day and night, and based on the pictures, Target Field looked to be as nice a place to see a concert as it is to see a ballgame.
But in this day and age, that is only half of the story. The rest of the experience is best told through social media, and attendees using the #BOTS hashtag on Twitter captured what the concert was like for them in a distinctly 21st Century way. Chesney even got the ball rolling, posting a picture of him donning a Twins batting helmet with the Target Field setup behind him. And from there, a flurry of Tweets rolled in from the 40,000+ fans who packed the ballpark for what is hopefully the first of a long line of successful concerts at the venue. Here are some of the best tweets of the night.
10.July 8, 2012
Via Chesney's Twitter
8.July 9, 2012
7.July 9, 2012
6.July 9, 2012
May be adding a cowboy hat to the rotation after tonight! #BOTS-- Nina Kopetka (@ninakopetka) July 9, 2012
4.July 9, 2012
3.July 9, 2012
2.July 9, 2012
1.July 9, 2012
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