Eldredge announces headlining tour
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
– Brett Eldredge will go on his first ever headlining tour in 2018, he announced today.
The Long Way Tour will kick off on April 5 in Idaho with tickets going on sale beginning Dec. 8 . The tour includes Devin Dawson and Jillian Jaqueline.
"I have been very fortunate to be on some massive tours in my career, but my first major solo headlining tour is something I have wanted to give to my fans for a long time," Eldredge said. "I cannot wait."
Tour dates are:
* April 5 Garden City, ID Revolution Concert House
* April 6 Missoula, MT Adams Center
^ April 19 Louisville, KY Palace Theatre
^ April 20 Indianapolis, IN Egyptian Room
^ April 21 Kansas City, MO Uptown Theater
^ April 26 Hampton Beach, NH Hampton Beach Casino
^ April 27 Boston, MA Orpheum Theatre
^ April 28 Uncasville, CT Mohegan Sun Arena
^ May 4 Bethlehem, PA Sands Bethlehem Event Center
*^ May 3 Toledo, OH Stranahan Theatre
^ May 5 New York, NY Hammerstein Ballroom
*On sale Dec. 15
^ With Jillian Jaqueline
Prior to his tour, Eldredge will join Blake Shelton for the Country Music Freaks Tour beginning in February alongside Carly Pearce and Trace Adkins.
Dawson charted with "All On Me." His forthcoming debut, "Dark Horse," was produced by Jay Joyce (Eric Church, Little Big Town, Brothers Osborne.
Jacqueline recorded a five-song EP with Grammy-winning songwriter and producer Richard Marx. The single "Overdue" features Vince Gill on harmony vocals.
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