It’s going to be a big spring and summer on the road for Pearl Jam, including huge headlining slots at Boston’s Fenway Park, Chicago’s Wrigley Field, and at Bonnaroo. The Seattle rockers’ just-announced 2016 tour kicks off April 8 in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. and runs through Aug. 22 in at Wrigley.
The Fenway shows, on Aug. 5 and 7, mark the first time PJ will play the famous ballpark. The band returns to Wrigley for a double-header on Aug. 20 and 22. The only previous PJ Wrigley gig, in frontman Eddie Vedder’s hometown of Chicago, was an epic July 2013 date that they were able to rock until 2 a.m. despite a three-hour thunderstorm delay.
Ticket information for Pearl Jam’s 2016 tour, which comes just before the 25th anniversary of debut album Ten this August, can be found at PearlJam.com/Tour.
Those who can’t wait to see Pearl Jam this spring should absolutely check out RNDM, bassist Jeff Ament’s side project with singer/songwriter Joseph Arthur and drummer Richard Stuverud. Ahead of the release of RNDM’s second album Ghost Riding, The trio will be on the road in select cities in March.
Here are Pearl Jam’s 2016 Tour Dates:
April 8 Ft Lauderdale, FL BB&T Center
April 9 Miami, FL American Airlines Arena
April 11 Tampa, FL Amalie Arena
April 13 Jacksonville, FL Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena
April 16 Greenville, SC Bon Secours Wellness Arena
April 18 Hampton, VA Hampton Coliseum
April 20 Raleigh, NC PNC Arena
April 21 Columbia, SC Colonial Life Arena
April 23 New Orleans, LA New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Fest
April 26 Lexington, KY Rupp Arena
April 28 Philadelphia, PA Wells Fargo Center
April 29 Philadelphia, PA Wells Fargo Center
May 1 New York, NY Madison Square Garden
May 2 New York, NY Madison Square Garden
May 5 Quebec City, QC Centre Vidéotron
May 8 Ottawa, ON Canadian Tire Centre
May 10 Toronto, ON Air Canada Centre
June 9-2 Manchester, TN Bonnaroo**
August 5 Boston, MA Fenway Park
August 7 Boston, MA Fenway Park
August 20 Chicago, IL Wrigley Field
August 22 Chicago, IL Wrigley Field
**The exact date that Pearl Jam will play Bonnaroo will be announced at a later time.