Bon Jovi has announced the first set of U.S. dates for Because We Can – The Tour. The trek will kick off in Uncasville, CT on February 9, treating fans to one-night-only performances in U.S. arenas nationwide, plus multiple stadium shows including a two-night stand at MetLife Stadium in the band's home state of New Jersey. Tickets will go on sale in select markets beginning Friday, November 30.
The tour, promoted by AEG Live in the U.S., Canada and the U.K., will debut brand new songs from Bon Jovi's upcoming album, What About Now, to be released in spring 2013. Bon Jovi Because We Can – The Tour also will make its way across the globe with dates in Europe, the Far East, Africa, Latin America and Australia. The band plans to expand their current tour schedule with additional North American dates including Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, MA, Ford Field in Detroit and many more.
The current tour itinerary is listed below, with details about more dates to come:
Saturday, February 9 - Uncasville, CT Sunday, February 10 - Washington DC Wednesday, February 13 - Montreal, QUE Thursday, February 14 - Montreal, QUE Sunday, February 17 - Toronto, ONT Monday, February 18 - Toronto, ONT Wednesday, February 20 - Kanata, ONT Thursday, February 21 - Pittsburgh, PA Wednesday, February 27 - Atlanta, GA Friday, March 1 - Tampa, FL Saturday, March 2 - Sunrise, FL Tuesday, March 5 - Charlotte, NC Wednesday, March 6 - Nashville, TN Saturday, March 9 - Cleveland, OH Sunday, March 10 - Columbus, OH Wednesday, March 13 - St. Louis, MO Thursday, March 14 - Louisville, KY Saturday, March 16 - Oklahoma City, OK Sunday, March 17 - Lubbock, TX Tuesday, April 2 - Calgary, AB Wednesday, April 3 - Edmonton, AB Friday, April 5 - Winnipeg, MB Sunday, April 7 - St. Paul, MN Wednesday, April 10 - Austin, TX Thursday, April 11 - Dallas, TX Saturday, April 13 - Kansas City, MO Sunday, April 14 - Des Moines, IA Tuesday, April 16 - Denver, CO Wednesday, April 17 - Salt Lake City, UT Friday, April 19 - Los Angeles, CA Saturday, April 20 - Las Vegas, NV Tuesday, April 23 - Glendale, AZ Thursday, April 25 - San Jose, CA Friday, July 12 - Chicago, IL Wednesday, July 24 - E. Rutherford, NJ Thursday, July 25 - E. Rutherford, NJ