DEF LEPPARD, JOURNEY Announce Summer Co-Headline Tour

By Larry Petro, News Monkey
Friday, January 19, 2018 @ 11:43 AM

58-Date Trek Kicks Off May 21 In Hartford

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It's been rumored for months and now it has been officially confirmed: DEF LEPPARD and JOURNEY will co-headline a summer tour for the first time since 2006 when DEF LEPPARD was out supporting the Yeah! album.

The 58-city trek kicks off on May 21 in Hartford, CT and concludes October 6 at the Forum in Los Angeles. The bands will equally split headlining spots and the itinerary includes 10 massive stadium shows, as well as visits to famous venues such as Madison Square Garden and Fenway Park. Tickets for most shows go on sale Saturday, Feb. 3 through Live Nation. A complete list of dates and cities is below.


  • 5/21 – Hartford, CT, XL Center
  • 5/23 – Albany, NY, Times Union Center
  • 5/25 – Hershey, PA, Hersheypark Stadium
  • 5/26 – Buffalo, NY, KeyBank Center
  • 5/28 – Cleveland, OH, Quicken Loans Arena
  • 5/30 – Cincinnati, OH, U.S. Bank Arena
  • 6/1 – Toronto, ON, Rogers Centre
  • 6/2 – Pittsburgh, PA, PPG Paints Arena
  • 6/5 – Raleigh, NC, PNC Arena
  • 6/6 – Knoxville, TN, Thompson-Boling Arena
  • 6/8 – Bristow, VA, Jiffy Lube Live
  • 6/9 – Charlotte, NC, Spectrum Center
  • 6/11 – Philadelphia, PA, Wells Fargo Center
  • 6/13 – New York, NY, Madison Square Garden
  • 6/15 – Newark, NJ, Prudential Center
  • 6/16 – Baltimore, MD, Royal Farms Arena
  • 7/1 – Atlanta, GA, SunTrust Park
  • 7/3 – Noblesville, IN, Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center
  • 7/4 – Milwaukee, WI, Summerfest
  • 7/6 – Memphis, TN, FedExForum
  • 7/7 – North Little Rock, AR, Verizon Arena
  • 7/9 – Tulsa, OK, BOK Center
  • 7/11 – Louisville, KY, KFC Yum! Center
  • 7/13 – Detroit, MI, Comerica Park
  • 7/14 – Chicago, IL, Wrigley Field
  • 7/16 – Wichita, KS, INTRUST Bank Arena
  • 7/18 – Sioux Falls, SD, Denny Sanford PREMIER Center
  • 7/19 – Lincoln, NE, Pinnacle Bank Arena
  • 7/21 – Denver, CO, Coors Field
  • 7/23 – Des Moines, IA, Wells Fargo Arena
  • 7/25 – Kansas City, MO, Sprint Center
  • 7/27 – Minneapolis, MN, Target Field
  • 7/28 – Fargo, ND, Fargodome
  • 8/11 – Boston, MA, Fenway Park
  • 8/13 – Virginia Beach, VA, Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater
  • 8/15 – Columbia, SC, Colonial Life Arena
  • 8/17 – Ft. Lauderdale, FL, BB&T Center
  • 8/18 – Tampa, FL, Amalie Arena
  • 8/20 – Birmingham, AL, Legacy Arena @ The BJCC
  • 8/22 – Columbus, OH, Schottenstein Center
  • 8/24 – St. Louis, MO, Busch Stadium
  • 8/25 – Nashville, TN, Bridgestone Arena
  • 8/27 – New Orleans, LA, Smoothie King Center
  • 8/29 – Dallas, TX, American Airlines Center
  • 8/31 – San Antonio, TX, AT&T Center
  • 9/1 – Houston, TX, Toyota Center
  • 9/5 – Albuquerque, NM, Isleta Amphitheater
  • 9/7 – Phoenix, AZ, Talking Stick Resort Arena
  • 9/8 – Las Vegas, NV, T-Mobile Arena
  • 9/21 – San Francisco, CA, AT&T Park
  • 9/23 – San Diego, CA, Petco Park
  • 9/25 – Salt Lake City, UT, Vivint Smart Home Arena
  • 9/26 – Nampa, ID, Ford Idaho Center Arena
  • 9/28 – Portland, OR, Moda Center
  • 9/29 – Seattle, WA, Gorge Amphitheatre
  • 10/1 – Vancouver, BC, Rogers Arena
  • 10/4 – Sacramento, CA, Golden 1 Center
  • 10/6 – Los Angeles, CA, The Forum

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