Metallica concert playing at drive-in theaters nationwide, 3 in Utah

LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 14: (L to R) Musicians Robert Trujillo, James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich and Kirk Hammett, of Metallica, perform at The Silverlake Conservatory of Music Benefit at the Wiltern Theater on May 14, 2008 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Metallica is returning to the stage for the first time since September 2019 to perform live for fans during the coronavirus pandemic.

The concert on Aug. 29 will be broadcast at three Utah drive-in movie theaters and other venues across the nation.

  • Motor Vu Theater, Tooele
  • Redwood Drive-in, Taylorsville
  • Basin Drive-in, Mount Pleasant

The event is part of the Encore Drive-In Nights series.

Tickets go on sale Aug. 14. The cost is $115 per vehicle for up to six people.

Each ticket also comes with a digital download of Metallica's "S&M2" album, "the long-awaited album documenting the two historic concerts that reunited the band and San Francisco Symphony for the first time in 20 years," a press release states.

For tickets, click here.