Paisley tries beating winter too on tour
Tuesday, November 12, 2013
– Brad Paisley's Beat This Summer Tour has changed names, meaning more tour dates are in store.
Paisley will hit the road in early January 13 shows through March 1 as the Beat This Winter Tour presented by Cracker Barrel Old Country Store.
Tour dates include a Nashville play at Bridgestone Arena on Feb. 22 and a stop in Paisley's home state at Charleston Civic Center in Charleston, West Va. on March 1. Special guests on the final leg of the tour are Chris Young and Danielle Bradbery.
Tour dates are:
Jan. 9 Bon Secours Wellness Arena Greenville, SC
Jan. 10 Eastern Kentucky Exposition Center Pikeville, KY
Jan. 11 KFC Yum! Center Louisville, KY
Jan. 23 Germain Arena Estero, FL
Jan. 24 Leon County Civic Center Tallahassee, FL
Jan. 25 Amway Center Orlando, FL
Feb. 13 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum Long Island, NY
Feb. 14 Mohegan Sun Arena Uncasville, CT
Feb. 15 Verizon Wireless Arena Manchester, MA
Feb. 22 Bridgestone Arena Nashville, TN
Feb. 27 Allen County War Memorial Coliseum Ft. Wayne, IN
Feb. 28 Ervin J. Nutter Center Dayton, OH
March 1 Charleston Civic Center Charleston, West Va.
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