Paul Simon will bring his 'Farewell Tour' to Orlando this fall


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Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Paul Simon is going on his "Homeward Bound — Farewell Tour" and an Orlando stop is in the works.

The 16-time Grammy award-winner is said to be bringing his performing career to an end, and he will be making a stop at the Amway Center on Sept. 11.

Tickets go on sale to the general public Friday, March 16, at 10 a.m. For those lucky enough, American Express card members and VIP members can purchase advance tickets starting Tuesday, March 13.

The Farewell Tour begins in Vancouver in May with several Florida stops that include Tampa at Amalie Center on Sept. 7 and Ft. Lauderdale at BB&T Center on Sept. 8.

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