Just Announced: Kenny Chesney Returns to Target Field in 2013
Exciting news country fans, Kenny Chesney is coming back to Target Field. The official announcement came this morning from the Minnesota Twins organization.
Corona Light presents Kenny Chesney's "No Shoes Nation Tour" on Friday, July 12 along with special guests Eli Young Band and Kacey Musgraves.
"Target Field and the Twins are excited to welcome Kenny Chesney back to the Twin Cities next summer. Chesney is one of the most popular touring performers in America and next year he's bringing the Zac Brown Band with him -- which adds another layer of enthusiasm and anticipation for a great concert in one of the Upper Midwest's best outdoor concert venues," says Kevin Smith, Twins Executive Director of Public Affairs.
The Grammy award winning Zac Brown Band, and CMA award winner, Eric Church will play select cities. The tour will visit 17 different stadiums across the U.S. Stay tuned for additional show announcements.
Tickets will go on sale to the general public on Friday, Dec. 7, at 10 a.m. and can be purchased online at www.twinsbaseball.com/concerts.
An exclusive pre-sale for all Twins' season ticket holders is scheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 4.
Chesney and Tim McGraw were the first to perform at Target Field last July.
The "No Shoes Radio Tour" marks 20 years of touring for Kenny, who is consistently ranked among the top-selling touring acts in all genres.
See below for the list of stadium shows on the trek.
Sat. Mar 16 — Tampa, FL - Raymond James Stadium^
Sat. May 4 — Columbia, SC – Williams Brice Stadium*
Sat. May 11 — Dallas, TX — Dallas Cowboys Stadium^
Sat. May 18 — Milwaukee, WI — Miller Park^
Sat. May 25 — Landover, MD — FedExField^
Sat. Jun 1 Seattle, WA Centurylink Field^
Sat. Jun 8 — Philadelphia, PA — Lincoln Financial Field^
Sat. Jun 15 — Kansas City, MO — Arrowhead Stadium^
Sat. Jun 22 — Pittsburgh, PA - Heinz Field^
Sat. Jun 29 — Columbus, OH Crew Stadium^
Fri. Jul 12 — Minneapolis, MN — Target Field*
Sat. Jul 20 — Denver, CO — Sports Authority Field at Mile High^
Sat. Jul 27 — Anaheim, CA — Angels Stadium^
Sat. Aug 3 – Atlanta, GA — Georgia Dome*
Sat. Aug 10 — East Rutherford, NJ — Metlife Stadium^
Sat. Aug 17 — Detroit, MI — Ford Field^
Sat. Aug 24 — Foxboro, MA — Gillette Stadium^
* with Zac Brown Band, Eli Young Band, and Kacey Musgraves
^ with Eric Church, Eli Young Band, and Kacey Musgraves
Note: Dates and Times are subject to change.
Sarina Long is a columnist for KSTP.com covering the latest entertainment news.