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Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers announce 40th anniversary tour

on December 09, 2016, 11:57am

Photo by Amanda Koellner

Next year will mark Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers’ 40th anniversary, and the band is celebrating in a big way. Beginning in April, they’ll launch an extensive North American tour lasting through the summer.

The docket includes shows at Red Rocks and Wrigley Field, as well as festival appearances at Milwaukee’s Summerfest and Mountain Jam Festival in Hunter, New York.

Eagles’ Joe Walsh has been tagged to open a majority of the upcoming dates, though Chris Stapleton will appear alongside the Heartbreakers for their gigs at Wrigley Field and Summerfest.

See the current tour docket below. Additional west coast shows will be announced shortly. Update – February 7th: Petty and the Heartbreakers have announced new shows in Boston, Philadelphia, Seattle, and Vancouver.

Along with the tour, the Heartbreakers have released two companion vinyl box sets featuring their entire studio repertoire. Divided into two era, 1976-1991 and 1994-2014, both releases are available today through the band’s website.

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers 2017 Tour Dates:
04/20 – Oklahoma City, OK @ Chesapeake Energy Center *
04/22 – Dallas, TX @ American Airlines Aren *
04/23 – Little Rock, AR @ Verizon Wireless Arena *
04/25 – Nashville, TN @ Bridgesone Arena *
04/27 – Atlanta, GA @ Philips Arena *
04/29 – Houston, TX @ Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion *
05/02 – Austin, TX @ Frank Erwin Center *
05/05 – West Palm Beach, FL @ Perfect Vodka Amphitheatre *
05/06 – Tampa, FL @ Amalie Arena *
05/08 – Memphis, TN @ FedEx Forum *
05/10 – Champaign, IL @ StateFarm Center *
05/12 – St. Louis, MO @ Scottrade Center *
05/13 – Indianapolis, IN @ Klipsch Music Center *
05/29 – Morrison, CO @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre
05/30 – Morrison, CO @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre
06/02 – Kansas City, MO @ Sprint Center *
06/03 – St. Paul, MN @ Xcel Energy Center *
06/05 – Des Moines, IA @ Wells Fargo Arena *
06/07 – Columbus, OH @ Schottenstein Center *
06/09 – Pittsburgh, PA @ PPG Paints Arena *
06/10 – Cleveland, OH @ Quicken Loans Arena
06/12 – Cincinnati, OH @ US Bank Arena *
06/14 – Hartford, CT @ XFINITY Theatre *
06/16 – Newark, NJ @ Prudential Center *
06/17 – Hunter, NY @ Mountain Jam Festival
06/29 – Chicago, IL @ Wrigley Field ^
07/01 – Philadelphia, PA @ Wells Fargo Arena
07/02 – Canandaigua, NY @ CMAC Performing Arts Center
07/05 – Milwaukee, WI @ Marcus Marcus Amphitheater (Summerfest) ^
07/06 – Milwaukee, WI @ Marcus Marcus Amphitheater (Summerfest) ^
07/09 – London, UK @ Hyde Park (British Summer Time) &
07/15 – Toronto, ON @ Air Canada Center
07/18 – Clarkson, MI @ DTE Energy Music Theatre
07/20 – Boston, MA @ TD Garden #
07/21 – Boston, MA @ TD Garden #
07/23 – Baltimore, MD @ Royal Farms Arena
07/26 – Queens, NY @ Forest Hills Stadium
07/27 – Queens, NY @ Forest Hills Stadium
07/29 – Philadelphia, PA @ Wells Fargo Center #
08/17 – Vancouver, BC @ Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena %
08/19 – Seattle, WA @ Safeco Field %

* = w/ Joe Walsh
^ = w/ Chris Stapleton
& = w/ Stevie Nicks and The Lumineers
# = w/ Peter Wolf
% = w/ The Lumineers

Watch our Masterpiece Reviews episode of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers’ Damn the Torpedoes:

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