Forum staff reports , Published February 06 2013
Jerry Springer named as replacement host for Fargo’s ‘Price is Right’FARGO – Fargo’s upcoming “The Price is Right Live” date just added a well-known name: Jerry Springer will replace host Todd Newton for the tour date, promoter Jade Presents announced Wednesday.
Springer, 68, is known for his long-running talk show “The Jerry Springer Show,” now in its 21st season. He has also been mayor of Cincinnati, an Emmy award-winning newscaster, host of the dating game show “Baggage” and much more.
Springer has hosted limited engagements of “The Price is Right Live,” which hits the stage of the Fargo Civic Center at 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 22.
The event will not be taped or televised and is not a try-out for a broadcast episode, but will still feature the atmosphere and games of the TV show.
Tickets for this all-ages event are on sale. All seats are reserved and are $29.50, $39.50, or $49.50, though fees may apply. Tickets are available at jadepresents.com, the Fargo Civic Center box office, all Ticketmaster outlets, or by calling (800) 745-3000.