Dave Matthews Band reschedules tour, will perform at Summerfest 2021
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- The bad news? Dave Matthews Band won't be performing the rescheduled Summerfest in the fall of 2020. The good news? Dave Matthews Band rescheduled their tour and will perform at Summerfest on July 1, 2021, at the American Family Insurance Amphitheater.
Message from Dave Matthews Band:
"We are disappointed to announce, that in light of the global COVID-19 pandemic, we will be moving all of our 2020 summer dates to the summer of 2021. We make this decision with the health, safety, and well-being of our fans, touring crew, and venue staff as our priority."
"Your previously purchased tickets will be honored for these rescheduled performances, and we’re happy to announce that the 2021 tour includes a few additional stops that were not included on the 2020 tour. Please click here for a list of all the dates. We are also providing fans with the option to refund your tickets at the point of purchase. We are incredibly grateful for all of our fans who come out to see us every summer and will miss seeing you all. For now, we will keep everyone in our hearts and minds until we can be together again."
UPDATE: @davematthewsbnd show at the @amfam Amp has been postponed to July 1, 2021.— Summerfest (@Summerfest) May 4, 2020
Previously purchased tix will be honored. Refunds will be available for 30 days. If you purchased from the box office, you will have 30 days from when the box office reopens to get a refund. https://t.co/p5MImNEWDe
According to a release from Summerfest, ticket holders are asked to hold onto their original ticket, as it will be honored for the rescheduled concert on July 1, 2021. Refunds will be available from the original point of purchase for 30 days from the announcement of the rescheduled date. Please note, that due to Governor Evers’ Safer At Home order, the Summerfest Box Office is closed until further notice. Fans who purchased tickets from the Summerfest Box Office will have 30 days to request refunds from the date it reopens.
Dave Matthews Band has sold more than 25 million tickets since its inception and a collective 38 million CDs and DVDs combined. With the release of 2018's Come Tomorrow, Dave Matthews Band became the first group in history to have seven consecutive studio albums debut at No. 1 on the Billboard 200. The New York Times, in a Critic's Pick review, observed, "willed optimism fills the songs on 'Come Tomorrow,' while cynicism and irony are nowhere within earshot."