#1 Kids’ Music Brand Brings New Show to 30+ Cities
Tickets for Spring & Summer Amphitheater Dates On Sale to Public Starting Friday, January 19
KIDZ BOP 37 – Latest Album From The KIDZ BOP Kids – Also Releases January 19
NEW YORK (January 15, 2018) Following the success of last year’s “Best Time Ever” tour, which sold out multiple shows across the country, The KIDZ BOP Kids are hitting the road again in 2018! KIDZ BOP, the #1 kids’ music brand, and Live Nation have announced the launch of the all-new North American Tour, “KIDZ BOP Live 2018.” The tour announcement coincides with the release of KIDZ BOP 37, the latest album in the best-selling music series. The summer leg of the all-new tour kicks off in Toronto on June 1 and will hit more than 30 cities, including New York, Los Angeles and Boston. Tickets for spring & summer dates of the “KIDZ BOP Live 2018” tour go on sale to the general public starting Friday, January 19 at LiveNation.com.
Citi® is the official presale credit card for the “KIDZ BOP Live 2018” Tour. As such, Citi® cardmembers have access to purchase U.S. presale tickets, which are available beginning Tuesday, January 16 at 10:00 am local time until Thursday, January 18 at 10:00 pm local time through Citi’s Private Pass® program. For complete presale details visit www.citiprivatepass.com.
Additional fan presales will run throughout the week, including offers for past KIDZ BOP ticket purchasers and Spotify listeners. Special VIP packages, which include a private party, exclusive merchandise, and a meet-and-greet with The KIDZ BOP Kids will also be available. Artist Group International (AGI) is representing the KIDZ BOP tour.
“KIDZ BOP Live 2018” is the ultimate family concert experience, “sung by kids for kids.” The KIDZ BOP Kids – Billboard Magazine’s #1 Kids’ Artist for eight consecutive years (2010 – 2017) – will headline the new show, performing some of today’s biggest hit songs. Just in time for the new tour, three new talented young performers – Olivia (11), Shane (13), and Indigo (11) – are joining the existing group of KIDZ BOP Kids: Ahnya (13), Cooper (14), Freddy (13), Isaiah (11) and Julianna (13). Four KIDZ BOP Kids will take the stage for each performance, which will include innovative stage design, special effects, fan interaction, and even a parent lip-sync battle to 90’s hits.
This year, KIDZ BOP has partnered with award-winning SRae Productions, who’ve produced tours for many of the world’s top artists, including Imagine Dragons, The Weeknd, Rascal Flatts and Pentatonix, to help create the biggest and best KIDZ BOP live show yet.
Victor Zaraya, President of KIDZ BOP, said, “We’ve teamed up with the biggest names in the industry to create a memorable show for first-time concert goers in the audience. SRae Productions and Live Nation are responsible for A-List tours, and KIDZ BOP is no exception. ‘KIDZ BOP Live 2018’ is a true concert experience, just for kids.”
“KIDZ BOP Live 2018” Tour Dates
Initial Spring and Summer Tour Dates
Additional Fall Dates to Be Announced Shortly
TOUR DATE CITY STATE VENUE
Fri/Jun-01 Toronto ON (Canada) Budweiser Stage
Sat/Jun-02 Syracuse NY Lakeview Amphitheater
Sun/Jun-03 Bangor ME Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion
Sat/Jun-09 Langhorne PA Sesame Place
Sun/Jun-10 Langhorne PA Sesame Place
Fri/Jun-15 Saratoga Springs NY Saratoga Performing Arts Center
Sat/Jun-16 Wallingford CT Toyota Oakdale Theatre
Sun/Jun-17 Boston MA Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
Fri/Jun-22 Cleveland OH Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica
Sat/Jun-23 Indianapolis IN Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn at White River State Park
Sun/Jun-24 Cincinnati OH PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center
Fri/Jun-29 Hershey PA Giant Center
Sat/Jun-30 Rochester Hills MI Meadow Brook Amphitheater
Sun/Jul-01 Chicago IL Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island
Fri/Jul-13 Los Angeles CA Greek Theatre
Sat/Jul-14 Concord CA Concord Pavilion
Sun/Jul-15 Anaheim CA The Theatre at Honda Center
Fri/Jul-20 Kansas City MO Starlight Theatre
Sat/Jul-21 Oklahoma City OK Chesapeake Energy Arena
Sun/Jul-22 Rogers AR Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion
Fri/Jul-27 Charlotte NC Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre
Sat/Jul-28 Alpharetta GA Verizon Amphitheatre
Sun/Jul-29 Simpsonville SC Heritage Park Amphitheatre
Fri/Aug-03 Raleigh NC Red Hat Amphitheater
Sat/Aug-04 Virginia Beach VA Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater
Fri/Aug-10 Baltimore MD Pier Six Pavilion
Sat/Aug-11 Atlantic City NJ Boardwalk Hall
Sun/Aug-12 Wantagh NY Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater
Fri/Aug-17 Huber Heights OH Rose Music Center
Sat/Aug-18 Darien Center NY Darien Lake Amphitheater
Sun/Aug-19 Holmdel NJ PNC Bank Arts Center
Fri/Aug-24 Providence RI Bold Point Park
Sat/Aug-25 Vienna VA Wolf Trap
Sun/Aug-26 Gilford NH Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion
For a full list of tour dates and ticket information, visit kidzbop.com/tours or LiveNation.com
About KIDZ BOP
KIDZ BOP connects with kids and families through its best-selling albums, music videos, consumer products and live tours. In the US, KIDZ BOP is the #1 music brand for kids, featuring today’s biggest hits “sung by kids for kids.” KIDZ BOP has sold over 18 million albums and generated over 1 Billion streams, since the family-friendly music brand debuted in 2001. The best-selling series has had 24 Top 10 debuts on the Billboard 200 Chart; only three artists in history—The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, and Barbra Streisand—have had more Top 10 albums. For more information, visit kidzbop.com.
About Live Nation Entertainment
Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) is the world’s leading live entertainment company comprised of four market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, Artist Nation Management and Live Nation Media/Sponsorship. For additional information, visit www.livenationentertainment.com.