Brantley Gilbert’s Blackout Tour

Brantley Gilbert has big plans for 2016. Announced today, the “Blackout Tour” will take the country / Southern rock artist to major venues across the U.S. such as the 23,500-capacity Rupp Arena in Lexington, Ky., and the 19,500-capacity Target City in Minneapolis.

Gilbert is bringing along Canaan Smith and Michael Ray. The excursion kicks off Jan. 28 in Saginaw, Mich., with a gig at the Arena at Dow Event Center. Dates are booked through the end of April.

Stops along the way include Tallahassee, Oklahoma City, Hershey, Green Bay and Cedar Rapids. Check out the routing below.

Jan. 28 – Saginaw, Mich., Arena at Dow Event Center        
Jan. 29 – Lexington, Ky., Rupp Arena          
Jan. 30 – Terre Haute, Ind., ISU Hulman Center
Feb. 4 – Augusta, Ga., James Brown Arena  
Feb. 5 – Orlando, Fla., CFE Arena    
Feb. 6 – Tallahassee, Fla., Donald L. Tucker Civic Center
Feb. 11 – Kingston, Ontario, Rogers K-Rock Centre
Feb. 12 – Oshawa, Ontario, General Motors Centre
Feb. 13 – London, Ontario, Budweiser Gardens      
Feb. 18 – Toledo, Ohio, Huntington Center  
Feb. 19 – Dayton, Ohio, Wright State University’s Nutter Center   
Feb. 20 – Verona, N.Y., Turning Stone Resort Casino         
Feb. 25 – Oklahoma City, Okla., Chesapeake Energy Arena            
Feb. 26 – Jonesboro, Ark., ASU Convocation Center          
Feb. 27 – Tupelo, Miss., BancorpSouth Arena          
March 3 – Rapid City, S.D., Rushmore Plaza Civic Center  
March 4 – Bozeman, Mont., Brick Breeden Fieldhouse       
April 14 – Hershey, Pa., GIANT Center       
April 15 – Knoxville, Tenn., Thompson-Boling Arena          
April 16 – Salem, Va., Salem Civic Center   
April 21 – Brookings, S.D., Swiftel Center   
April 22 – Bismarck, N.D., Bismarck Event Ctr. Arena       
April 23 – Minneapolis, Minn., Target Center           
April 28 – Green Bay, Wis., Resch Center    
April 29 – Cedar Rapids, Iowa, U.S. Cellular Center
April 30 – Lincoln, Neb., Pinnacle Bank Arena

A BG Nation presale starts Nov. 3 for select dates. VIP experience packages are also available. Additional presales are scheduled this week. The general public onsale begins Nov. 6.

Earlier this year Gilbert released the compilation album Read Me My Rights. His latest studio album is 2014’s Just as I am. Visit for more information.