Ultimate U2 experience: Six VIP tickets to see U2 at the sold-out show in Nashville and an exclusive backstage peek into the U2 360° Tour

U2 360° VIP concert package being auctioned online to benefit St. Jude

Winning bidder will receive tickets to U2's sold-out Nashville concert, a two-night hotel stay, a meet and greet with U2 drummer Larry Mullen, and more.

Editor's Note: The Buy It Now price for the U2 VIP concert auction package has been met and the auction has closed.



Memphis, Tennessee, June 10, 2011

Starting Monday, June 13, 2011, music fans will get the opportunity to bid on an exciting VIP concert auction package for the sold-out Nashville stop on the record-breaking U2 360° worldwide concert tour.

The auction package will benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, one of the world's premier centers for the research and treatment of pediatric cancer and other catastrophic childhood diseases.

The package features six tickets to the U2 360° concert at the Vanderbilt Stadium in Nashville, Tennessee, on Saturday, July 2, 2011; hospitality passes to view the show from the VIP Mix Platform; a private tour of the Underworld (under the main stage); a meet and greet with U2 drummer Larry Mullen; car service to and from the concert on July 2; and hotel accommodations provided for July 1 and July 2, 2011.

For more information and for your chance to win this package, visit the St. Jude eBay page starting June 13.

St. Jude's mission is to find cures for kids suffering from cancer and other deadly diseases. It does this by combining world-class research with first-class patient care and teams of doctors and researchers working together under one roof to find new and better treatments. In, fact, St. Jude has helped push the survival rate of childhood cancer from 20 percent in 1962 to 80 percent today. And, the survival rate for the most common form of childhood cancer, acute lymphoblastic leukemia, has risen from just 4 percent in 1962 to 94 percent today thanks to St. Jude's pioneering research and care.


About St. Jude
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is internationally recognized for its pioneering work in finding cures and saving children with cancer and other catastrophic diseases. St. Jude is the first and only pediatric cancer center to be designated as a Comprehensive Cancer Center by the National Cancer Institute. Founded by late entertainer Danny Thomas and based in Memphis, Tennessee, St. Jude freely shares its discoveries with scientific and medical communities around the world. St. Jude is the only pediatric cancer research center where families never pay for treatment not covered by insurance. No child is ever denied treatment because of the family's inability to pay. St. Jude is financially supported by ALSAC, its fundraising organization. For more information, go to www.stjude.org and follow St. Jude on www.facebook.com/stjude and www.twitter.com/stjude.