The Doobie Brothers Announce 50th Anniversary Tour

The Doobie Brothers are celebrating an incredible 50 years together and are heading out on the road as they have officially announced a 30-city North American tour!

Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the band's founding, Tom Johnston, Michael McDonald, Pat Simmons and John McFee will be back on tour together for the first time in nearly 25 years. The band shared the exciting news during their encore performance at Nashville's iconic Ryman Auditorium.

In a statement, Johnston says of the upcoming tour, "We're truly excited about our 50th Anniversary Tour, as it's a celebration of the band's entire history. We'll be performing songs from our full catalog, as well as new music."

The Doobie Brothers 50th Anniversary Tour will kick off on June 9, 2020 in West Palm Beach, Florida and take the band across North America stopping in cities including Tampa, Nashville, Charlotte, Virginia Beach, Toronto, Cincinnati, St. Louis, Seattle, and more before wrapping up on October 10th in Houston, Texas. Fans can get their hands on tickets beginning Friday, December 6th. See the full list of tour dates below.

The Doobie Brothers 50th Anniversary Tour Dates:

Jun 9 - West Palm Beach, FL @ Coral Sky Amphitheatre

Jun 10 - Tampa, FL @MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre

Jun 14 - Alpharetta, GA @ Ameris Bank Amphitheatre (Formerly Verizon Amphitheatre)

Jun 17 - Nashville, TN @ Bridgestone Arena

Jun 19 - Charlotte, NC @PNC Music Pavilion

Jun 20 - Raleigh, NC @ Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek

Jun 23 - Virginia Beach, VA @ Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater at Virginia Beach

Jun 24 - Bristow, VA @ Jiffy Lube Live

Jun 26 - Allentown, PA @ PPL Center

Jun 27 - Camden, NJ @ BB&T Pavilion

Jun 29 - Holmdel, NJ @ PNC Bank Arts Center

Jun 30 - Wantagh, NY @ Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater

Jul 2 - Uncasville, CT @ Mohegan Sun Arena

Jul 3 - Mansfield, MA @ Xfinity Center

Jul 19 - Toronto, ON @ Budweiser Stage

Jul 22 - Cuyahoga Falls, OH @ Blossom Music Center

Jul 26 - Saratoga Springs, NY @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center

Jul 30 - Noblesville, IN @ Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center

Aug 2 - Clarkston, MI @ DTE Energy Music Theatre

Aug 4 - Cincinnati, OH @ Riverbend Music Center

Aug 8 - Tinley Park, IL @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

Aug 14 - St. Louis, MO @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

Aug 30 - Denver, CO @ Pepsi Center

Sep 2 - Salt Lake City, UT @ USANA Amphitheatre

Sep 5 - Seattle, WA @ White River Amphitheatre

Sep 12 - Mountain View, CA @ Shoreline Amphitheatre

Sep 18 - Los Angeles, CA @ The Forum

Oct 3 - Phoenix, AZ @ Ak-Chin Pavilion

Oct 9 - Irving, TX @ Toyota Music Factory

Oct 10 - Houston, TX @ The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion

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