Avenged Sevenfold Announces September Excursion

Avenged Sevenfold plans on packing a lot of metal into a short run of dates this September. This week the band unveiled a brief headline excursion that’s booked along with previously announced festival appearances.

The Southern California-based act’s next stop is an Aug. 20 gig with Metallica at Minneapolis’ U.S. Bank Stadium.

Festivalgoers will be able to catch Avenged Sevenfold at events such as High Elevation in Englewood, Colo.; Rock Allegiance in Chester, Pa.; and Louder Than Life in Louisville, Ky.

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Joe Louis Arena, Detroit, Mich.

The new headline dates begin Sept. 12 in Bonner Springs, Kan. Avenged Sevenfold is bringing along Avatar, as well as Killswitch Engage on select shows.

Here’s the routing, with the new dates bolded:

Aug. 20 – Minneapolis, Minn., U.S. Bank Stadium (appearing with Metallica)       
Sept. 10 – Englewood, Colo., Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre            (High Elevation Rock Festival)
Sept. 12 – Bonner Springs, Kan., Providence Medical Center Amphitheater   
Sept. 14 – Grand Rapids, Mich., Van Andel Arena         
Sept. 15 – Toledo, Ohio, Huntington Center         

Sept. 17 – Mashantucket, Conn., Foxwoods Resort Casino (Revolution Rock Festival)     
Sept. 18 – Chester, Pa., Talen Energy Stadium (Rock Allegiance Festival)
Sept. 20 – Fort Wayne, Ind., Allen County War Mem. Coliseum           
Sept. 21 – Nashville, Tenn., Bridgestone Arena    

Sept. 24 – Fort Worth, Texas, Texas Motor Speedway (Texas Mutiny)
Sept. 25 – Houston, Texas, NRG Park Houston Open Air (Houston Open Air)
Oct. 1 – Louisville, Ky., Champions Park (Louder Than Life Festival)
Oct. 2 – Janesville, Wis., Southern Wisconsin Regional Airport (JJO Sonic Boom)
Oct. 23 – Sacramento, Calif., Discovery Park (Monster Energy Aftershock Festival)

Presale tickets are available now. The public onsale starts June 24 at 10 a.m. local time. Visit AvengedSevenfold.com for more information.