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Madonna Tour Sweet Success for City

Sticky and Sweet Show contributes $200K



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    Madonna performing on her Sticky & Sweet tour to promote her 11th album, Hard Candy.

    The Material Girl's fans spread some wealth in the city of San Diego during her Election Night concert at Petco Park.

    A report in the San Diego Union-Tribune said the Sticky and Sweet Tour will contribute more than $200,000 to the city's general fund.  An exact dollar amount will not be known until this week.

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    The money is from rent and concession sales at Petco Park, the report said.

    Under a contract with the San Diego Padres, the city gets 70 percent and the team 30 percent of off-season revenue from special events at Petco Park.