WWE Confirms 20th Anniversary Celebration for 10/4 Smackdown on FOX

WWE has made a major announcement ahead of WWE SmackDown Live debuting on FOX, with the very first episode set to be a 20th Anniversary celebration.

The show, which takes place on October 4th from the STAPLES Center in L.A., is expected to be a major event as WWE pushes its brand new deal with FOX.

WWE Hall of Famers Kurt Angle, Lita, Mick Foley, Booker T, Hulk Hogan, Trish Stratus, Goldberg, Jerry “The King” Lawler, Mark Henry, Ric Flair, and Sting are advertised to appear alongside the current WWE roster stars.

This week will also mark the very first episode of AEW on TNT and therefore WWE will be starting to compete directly with its new competition in what is going to be a major week for professional wrestling.

Tickets will be available starting this Friday, Aug. 16, at 10 a.m. PT via the STAPLES Center box office, or by calling 1-888-929-7849.