Grateful Dead spinoff group Dead & Company announces dates for new US summer tour
The Grateful Dead spinoff group Dead & Company will be truckin' back to the road this summer on anew U.S. tour. The 17-date trek, which will feature the only headlining tour dates the band will play in 2020, kicks off with a July 10-11 engagement at Folsom Field in Boulder, Colorado, and winds down with an August 7-8 stand at historic Fenway Park in Boston.
Other stops on the outing include a pair of shows at Chicago's Wrigley Field on July 24 and 25, a July 17 concert at Atlanta's Truist Park and an August 1 performance at New Jersey's MetLife Stadium, just outside of New York City.
Tickets for the shows go on sale to the general public on Friday, February 14, at 10 a.m. local time via Ticketmaster. A limited number of tickets will be available through Ticketmaster's Verified Fan program, which you can register for now through Sunday, February 9, at 10 p.m. ET.
American Express and Citi card members will be able to buy pre-sale tickets beginning Tuesday, February 11, at 12 p.m. ET.
Dead & Company also is offering VIP tickets and travel packages; visit CIDEntertainment.com for more details.
On the new trek, the band will continue its sustainability partnership with the nonprofit organization REVERB, and has committed to a comprehensive carbon offset program via the organization's unCHANGEit Climate Campaign.
Besides the newly announced summer dates, Dead & Company will be playing a previously announced headlining set at the 2020 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival on May 2.
Dead & Company features Grateful Dead members Bob Weir, Bill Kreutzmann and Mickey Hart, as well as singer/guitarist John Mayer, ex-Allman Brothers Band bassist Oteil Burbridge, and RatDogkeyboardist Jeff Chimenti.