WWE® announces ECW® live events summer tour
May 31, 2006

STAMFORD, Conn., May 31, 2006  World Wrestling Entertainment today released the dates for its first ECW live event tour, following the announcement that it is officially launching an ECW brand and that a live ECW summer television series will be on the SCI FI Channel.

Tickets for all events June through August go on sale June 17, unless otherwise noted.

Following the sold-out ECW: One Night Stand pay-per-view event in New York City at the Hammerstein Ballroom on June 11, the ECW live event tour kicks off with a performance broadcast live on SCI FI Channel on Tuesday, June 13, from the Sovereign Bank Arena in Trenton, N. J., following the taping of Friday Night SmackDown®. Tickets for the event in Trenton are currently on sale.

In June, July and August, ECW will perform in the following locations:

June 20  Albany, N.Y.  Pepsi Arena
June 24  Philadelphia Pa.  Alhambra Arena
June 25  Elizabeth, Pa.  Court Time Sports Center
June 26  Beckley, W. Va.  Armory Civic Center Arena
July 1  Toms River, N.J.  Poland Springs Arena
July 2 - York, Pa.  Toyota Center
July 8 - Racine, Wis.  Memorial Hall
July 9  Green Bay, Wis.  Brown County Expo Center
July 10  La Crosse, Wis.  La Crosse Center
July 11  Minneapolis, Minn. Target Center (on sale June 10)
July 15  Tyler, Texas  Oil Palace
July 16  Huntsville, Texas  Sam Houston Coliseum
July 17  Austin, Texas  Palmer Event Center
July 18  Corpus Christi, Texas  American Bank Center
July 22  Muskegon, Mich.  L.C. Walker Arena
July 23  Saginaw, Mich.  Dow Event Center
July 24  Battle Creek, Mich  Kellogg Arena
July 25- Detroit, Mich.  Joe Louis Arena (On Sale June 24)
July 29  Durham, N.H.  Whittemore Center
July 30  Fitchburg, Mass. - Wallace Civic Center
August 5  Poplar Bluff, Mo - Black River Coliseum
August 6  Jackson, Tenn.  Oman arena
August 7  McMinnville, Tenn. McMinnville Civic Center
August 8  Nashville, Tenn.  Gaylord Entertainment Center (on Sale June 24)
August 12  Elmira, N.Y.  First Arena
August 13  White Plains, N.Y.  Westchester County Center
August 14  Salisbury, Md.  Wicomico Center
August 15  Washington, D.C.  MCI Center (on Sale June 24)

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