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AJ announces '20 tour

Thursday, November 7, 2019 – Alan Jackson will launch his 2020 tour right in early January, headlining arenas and festivals through October

The tour starts in Cincinnati on Jan. 10 . Several of Jackson's concerts will also showcase a few of his favorite aspiring performers who perform at AJ's Good Time Bar in Nashville.

Tour dates are:
Jan. 10: Cincinnati, OH (Heritage Bank Center) ^^
, Jan. 11: Columbia, SC (Colonial Life Arena) **
Feb. 14: Atlanta, GA (State Farm Arena) ^^
Feb. 15: New Orleans, LA (Smoothie King Center) **
Feb. 22: Fort Worth, TX (Dickies Arena) ^^
March 26: Tulsa, OK (BOK Center) ++
March 27: Springfield, MO (JQH Arena) ++
April 25: Glendale, AZ (Gila River Arena) ++
April 26: Indio, CA (Stagecoach Festival) <>
July 9: Ft. Loramie, OH (Country Concert) ##
Aug. 7: Nashville, TN (Bridgestone Arena) **
Aug. 14: Cleveland, OH (Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse) ++
Aug. 15: Detroit, MI (Little Caesars Arena) ++
Sept. 11: Des Moines, IA (Wells Fargo Arena) ++
Sept. 12: Milwaukee, WI (Fiserv Forum) ++
Oct. 2: Salt Lake City, UT (Vivint Smart Home Arena) ++
Oct. 3: Denver, CO (Pepsi Center) ++

** Tickets on sale Friday, November 15
^^ Tickets on sale Friday, November 22
## Tickets on sale November 25
Tickets available now!
++ On sale date TBD

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