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Report: Live Nation wants to buy operator of Baltimore's Royal Farms Arena, Pier Six Pavilion

Report: Live Nation wants to buy operator of Baltimore's Royal Farms Arena, Pier Six Pavilion

Live Nation Entertainment has submitted a proposal to buy SMG, the company that operates Royal Farms Arena in Baltimore and many other venues, according to a SportsBusiness Journal report.

The two companies already work together closely. Live Nation’s Ticketmaster handles ticket sales for SMG and the two companies jointly operate Pier Six Pavilion in Baltimore, for example.

Based in Beverly Hills, Calif., the promoting and ticketing giant Live Nation Entertainment was created by the merger of Live Nation and Ticketmaster. It already runs...

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