Darius Rucker Calls All ‘True Believers’

Firing up the ol’ tour bus in early May, Darius Rucker has two months of roadwork ahead of him when he embarks on his “True Believers” tour.  With Rucker auctioning off a pair of tickets for each stop, destinations include Pensacola, Savannah and Baltimore before wrapping it all up near Detroit in Clarkston, Mich.

Photo: Jason Moore
Wildhorse Saloon, Nashville, Tenn.

Targeting more than 20 cities on this outing supporting his upcoming True Believers album, Rucker will be joined on select dates by Rodney Atkins, Justin Moore and ACM New Female Vocalist winner and New Artist nominee Jana Kramer.

Here’s the schedule:

May 9 – Estero, Fla., Germain Arena
May 10 – Pensacola, Fla., Pensacola Bay Center
May 17 – Savannah, Ga., Savannah Civic Center
May 18 – Alpharetta, Ga., Verizon Wireless Amph. At Encore Park
May 19 – Knoxville, Tenn., Knoxville Aud. & Coliseum
May 24 – North Little Rock, Ark., Riverfront Park
May 25 – Baton Rouge, La., LSU Tiger Stadium (“Bayou Country Superfest”)
May 30 – Greensboro, N.C., White Oak Amphitheatre At Greensboro Coliseum Complex
May 31 – Simpsonville, S.C., Charter Amphitheatre
June 1 – Virginia Beach, Va., 5th Street Stage (“Virginia Beach Patriotic Festival”)
June 6 – Morrison, Colo., Red Rocks Amphitheatre
June 9 – Grand Prairie, Texas, Verizon Theatre At Grand Prairie
June 13 – North Lawrence, Ohio, Clay’s Park Resort / Amphitheater (“The Country Fest” WQMX)
June 14 – Buffalo, N.Y., Coca-Cola Field
June 15 – Baltimore, Md., Pier Six Pavilion
June 20 – West Long Branch, N.J., Monmouth University Multipurpose Activity Center
June 21 – Bangor, Maine, Bangor Waterfront
June 22 – Gilford, N.H., Meadowbrook
June 27 – Toledo, Ohio, Toledo Zoo Amphitheatre
June 28 – Highland Park, Ill., Ravinia Festival At Ravinia Park
June 29 – Normal, Ill., The Corn Crib
June 30 – Clarkston, Mich., DTE Energy Music Theatre

Jana Kramer appears on all dates.  Justin Moore appears May 9-18 and May 30-June 1.  Rodney Atkins appears May 19, 24 & June 6-June 30.  June 14 is the WYRKTaste of Country Concert”  with Sheryl Crow and Gloriana also appearing.

Photo: Paul Breski
Save Mart Center, Fresno, Calif.

Rucker will auction a pair of tickets for each show with proceeds benefiting the Country Music Association’s “Keep The Music Playing” initiative and the Academy Of Country Music’s “Lifting Lives” program.  Some shows are already on sale. Visit DariusRucker.com for more information.