B-52’s gear up for 40th anniversary tour

Group joins Boy George and Culture Club for 2018 tour

Now over 20 million albums into their career, there can be no doubt as to why The B-52s remain one of rock music’s most beloved and enduring bands. As The B-52s gear up to celebrate their 40th Anniversary, what better way to celebrate then hitting the road with Grammy Award winning legends Boy George and Culture Club for a major 2018 U.S. summer tour. The Life Tour: Starring Boy George & Culture Club and The B-52s, will visit 40+ cities across the U.S. kicking off June 29th in St. Augustine, FL going through October 3rd. Tickets are on sale now.

The B-52s will be offering a VIP Pre-Show Party Mix Package with a 40th anniversary toast pre-show and meet and greet. Packages are limited and are on sale now.

The B-52s will also be playing solo dates beginning May 27th. These dates kick off in Cincinnati, OH at Taste of Cincinnati and go through June 10th. Listing of the full tour dates below!

Tour Dates:

May 27** Cincinnati,OH Taste of Cincinnati
June 1** Philadelphia, PA SugarHouse Casino
June 2** Hampton Beach, NH Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom
June 3** Portland, ME Aura
June 5** Ridgefield, CT Ridgefield Playhouse
June 8** Grand Rapids, MI Meijer Gardens Amphitheater
June 9** Madison, WI The Orpheum Theater
June 10** Milwaukee, WI Milwaukee PrideFest at Henry Maier Festival Park
June 29 St. Augustine, FL Saint Augustine Amphitheatre
June 30 Tampa, FL USF Sun Dome
July 1 Pompano, FL Pompano Beach Amphitheatre
July 11 Grand Prairie, TX Verizon Amphitheater
July 12* Tulsa, OK River Spirit Casino Resort
July 13* Memphis, TN Live at the Garden
July 15 Houston, TX Smart Financial at Sugar Land
July 17 Cary, NC Koka Booth Amphitheatre
July 18 Vienna, VA Wolf Trap
July 20 Charleston, SC Volvo Car Stadium
July 21 Charlotte, NC PNC Music Pavilion
July 22 Atlanta, GA Chastain Park Amphitheater
July 26* Verona, NY Turning Stone Casino
July 27 Boston, MA Wang Theatre
July 28 Forest Hills, NY Forest Hills Stadium
August 19** Lake Buena Vista, FL House of Blues
August 28 Lewistown, NY Artpark
August 30 Detroit, MI DTE Energy Music Theatre
August 31 Chicago, IL Ravinia Festival
September 1 Chicago, IL Ravinia Festival
September 3 St. Paul, MN Minnesota State Fair
September 6 St. Louis, MO Fox Theatre
September 7 Kansas City, OH Starlight Theatre
September 8 Denver, CO Fiddlers Green Amphitheatre
September 15 Portland, OR Theatre of the Clouds
September 16 Murphys, CA Ironstone Amphitheatre
September 18 Saratoga, CA The Mountain Winery
September 19 Saratoga, CA The Mountain Winery
September 21 Salt Lake City, UT Maverik Center
September 22 Reno, NV Reno Event Center
September 23 Santa Barbara, CA Santa Barbara Bowl
September 28 Cabazon, CA Morongo
September 29 Las Vegas, NV Downtown Las Vegas Event Center
September 30 Phoenix, AZ Talking Stick
October 3 Los Angeles, CA The Greek Theatre
October 6** San Diego, CA Humphreys Concerts By the Bay

All dates and venues subject to change. The lineup will feature Boy George & Culture Club and Thompson Twins’ Tom Bailey for all dates unless otherwise noted below:
* B-52s and Boy George & Culture Club
**B-52s only

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