Pokemon GO at the Garth Brooks Concert? App Takes Over Music Venues

Pokemon Go in 2016
AP Photo/Richard Vogel

Pokemon Go displayed on a cell phone on July 8, 2016. 

The viral app finds its way into Staples Center, Target Center, Madison Square Garden & more.

The new app Pokémon GO has taken over, bringing together people of all ages to follow along their smart phones in search of Pokémons in parks, restaurants, offices and on the street.

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The Pokémon GO craze has even gotten the attention of artists like Wiz Khalifa, Big Sean, Hey Violet’s Casey Moreta, Jhene Aiko, Good Charlotte’s Billy Martin, Steve Aoki and other DJs.

While many are wandering the streets in search of Pikachu (often finding themselves in peculiar situations), some have found great fortune at concert venues around the globe. Fans of the app found Pokemon while enjoying the concerts of the Kaiser Chiefs, rapper Maxo Kream and Garth Brooks.

Here's a list of of some of the top venues and concerts where the app has taken over:

Grand Ole Opry (Nashville) 

The Viper Room  (Los Angeles)

Target Center (Minneapolis, Minnesota)

PrivateBank Theater (Chicago) 

London Palladium (London) 

Warehouse Live (Houston, TX) 

Yankee Stadium (NYC) 

Staples Center (Los Angeles) 

Barclays Center (NYC) 


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