Tuesday, September 20, 2011
– Luke Bryan kicked-off his first major headlining tour over the weekend, "CMT ON TOUR: Luke Bryan Tailgates & Tanlines," by selling out his Terminal 5 show in New York City and breaking an attendance record in Utica, N.Y.
The good news continued because over the weekend, tickets for Bryan's "Farm Tour" concert in Athens, Ga. slated for next Friday, Sept., 30 at Tucker Plantation sold-out.
The "Farm Tour" concerts will take place during a two-week break in the CMT shows - Sept. 29 in Clemson, S.C. and will wrap in Carrollton, Ga. on Oct. 7.
The CMT Tour with special guests Lee Brice, Josh Thompson and CMT's Next Superstar winner Matt Mason, will continue this weekend with shows in Cedar Falls, Ia., Kearney, Neb. and Brookings, S.D.
Tour dates are:
Sept. 22 Cedar Falls, IA McLeod Center
Sept. 23 Kearney, NE Viaro Event Center
Sept. 24 Brookings, SD Swiftel Center
Sept. 29 Clemson, SC Clemson University
Sept. 30 Athens, GA Tucker Plantation
Oct. 1 Macon, GA Luther Williams Field
Oct. 5 Statesboro, GA Longneedle Farm
Oct. 6 Valdosta, GA Coffee Weed Plantation
Oct. 7 Carrollton, GA VFW Fairgrounds
Oct. 13 Johnson City, TN Freedom Hall
Oct. 14 Greensboro, NC Greensboro Coliseum Complex
Oct. 15 Columbia, SC Tin Roof
Oct. 20 Bowling Green, KY E.A. Diddle Arena
Oct. 21 West Lafayette, IN Elliott Hall of Music (Purdue)
Oct. 22 Troy, OH Hobart Arena
Oct. 27 Corbin, KY The Arena
Oct. 28 Salem, VA Salem Civic Center
Oct. 30 Orange Beach, AL The Amphitheater at the Wharf
Nov. 3 Moline, IL I wireless Center
Nov. 4 Maplewood, MN Myth
Nov. 5 Bermidji, MN Sanford Center
Nov. 10 Green Bay, WI Brown County Veterans Memorial
Nov. 11 Muncie, IN Emen Auditorium (Ball State)
Nov. 17 Southaven, MS Desoto Civic Center
Nov. 18 Auburn, AL Auburn Arena
Nov. 19 Monroe, LA Monroe Civic Center
* Farm Tour Shows