Eric Church Announces New Dates for World Tour – Dates Inside! (@ericchurch)

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After closing out 2014 with country music’s top-selling album, the Platinum-certified and genre-busting The OutsidersEric Church storms in to 2015 with four GRAMMY nominations (Best Country Album for The Outsiders, Best Country Song and Best Country Solo Performance for “Give Me Back My Hometown” and Best Country Group/Duo Performance for “Raise ‘Em Up with Keith Urban) and an expansion of his successful The Outsiders World Tour into the spring. The new tour dates stretch from Tampa, FL to Vancouver, BC and includes Austin, Boston, Cincinnati, Lexington, Jacksonville, Newark, Raleigh, Seattle, Washington DC and more.

Each stop will include one special guest for the new leg of The Outsiders World Tour, varying to include diverse artists as Brothers Osborne, Drive-By-Truckers, JD McPherson, and The Cadillac Three.  The Lone Bellow will also be a special guest on several dates to be announced soon.

The first thirteen dates will go on sale this Friday, Jan 16, at 10:00 a.m. in each market. These dates are:

3/4/15              Austin, TX | Frank Erwin Center **

3/10/15            Washington, DC | Verizon Center **

3/18/15            Ft. Wayne, IN | Allen County War Memorial Coliseum **

3/28/15            Tampa, FL | Amalie Arena***

4/7/15              Grand Forks, ND | Ralph Engelstad Arena *

4/8/15              Winnipeg, MB | MTS Centre *

4/10/15            Saskatoon, SK | SaskTel Centre *

4/11/15            Calgary, AB | Scotiabank Saddledome *

4/12/15            Edmonton, AB | Rexall Place *

4/14/15            Vancouver, BC | Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena *

4/15/15            Seattle, WA | KeyArena at Seattle Center *

4/24/15            Hampton, VA | Hampton Coliseum ****


Opening Acts

(*)             Brothers Osborne

(**)           Drive-By Truckers

(***)         The Cadillac Three

(****)       JD McPherson


The following dates are also announced, with on-sale dates and opening acts to be revealed soon:

3/12/15            Albany, NY | Times Union Center

3/13/15            Wilkes-Barre, PA | Mohegan Sun Arena

3/19/15            Bloomington, IL | U.S. Cellular Coliseum

3/20/15            Rosemont, IL | Allstate Arena

3/21/15            Cincinnati, OH | U.S. Bank Arena

3/26/15            Tallahassee, FL | Donald L. Tucker Civic Center

3/27/15            Jacksonville, FL | Veterans Memorial Arena

4/23/15            Raleigh, NC | PNC Arena

4/30/15            Boston, MA | TD Garden Arena

5/1/15              Buffalo, NY | First Niagara Center

5/2/15              Newark, NJ | Prudential Center

5/7/15              Lexington, KY | Rupp Arena

5/8/15              Columbus, MO | Mizzou Arena

6/12/15            Orange Beach, AL | Amphitheater at the Wharf

8/27/15            Syracuse, NY | New York State Fair

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.