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NEW YORK, NY - MAY 01: Musician Mick Jones (L) and Singer Kelly Hansen of Foreigner perform during Live Nation's celebration of The 3rd Annual National Concert Day at Irving Plaza on May 1, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for Live Nation)

Foreigner have announced their official farewell tour. The classic rockers will hit the road on a final “Historic Farewell Tour” in 2023.

As for dates, the North American leg of Foreigner’s farewell tour sets off on July 6 in Alpharetta, Georgia, and hits 32 dates before closing out on Sept. 3 in Holmdel, New Jersey. Opening on the tour will be Loverboy, who opened for Foreigner on the road back in 1982. More tour dates are forthcoming, both domestic and international. Touring is expected to run through the end of 2024.

Artist pre-sales for the newly announced shows start Tuesday (Nov. 15) at 10 a.m. ET, and a Live Nation pre-sale starts Thursday (Nov. 17) at 9 a.m. local time with code HEADLINE. A general on-sale starts Friday (Nov. 18) via Ticketmaster. For full details, visit Foreigner’s official website at ForeignerOnline.com.

In a statement, Mick Jones said, “Many years ago, I wrote a song called ‘Feels Like The First Time’ and today we are launching one last worldwide tour. We will be presenting a show that I know will have the same enthusiasm as our very first appearances. The tour will start this summer in America and we hope to get to every place that we have played over the last several years. While I’m sure our fans will have mixed feelings about the end of the road for the band, I know our shows are going to delight audiences everywhere.”

Find the full roster of tour dates for Foreigner’s farewell tour, so far, below.

Foreigner Farewell Tour Dates:

July 6 – Alpharetta, GA @ Ameris Bank Amphitheatre
July 8 – West Palm Beach, FL @ iTHINK Financial Amphitheatre
July 9 – Tampa, FL @ MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre
July 11 – Nashville, TN @ Ascend Amphitheatre
July 14 – Rogers, AR @ Walmart AMP
July 18 – Kansas City, MO @ Starlight Theatre
July 19 – St. Louis, MO @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
July 21 – Indianapolis, IN @ Ruoff Music Center
July 22 – Tinley Park, IL @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
July 24 – Cleveland, OH @ Blossom Music Center
July 25 – Toronto, ON @ Budweiser Stage
July 28 – Darien Center, NY @ Darien Lake Amphitheater
July 29 – Burgettstown, PA @ The Pavilion at Star Lake
August 1 – Saratoga Springs, NY @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center
August 2 – Wantagh, NY @ Northwell Health at Jones Beach
August 4 – Gilford, NH @ Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion
August 5 – Mansfield, MA @ Xfinity Center
August 8 – Raleigh, NC @ Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek
August 9 – Charlotte, NC @ PNC Music Pavilion
August 11 – Dallas, TX @ Dos Equis Pavilion
August 12 – Houston, TX @ Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
August 14 – Austin, TX @ Moody Center
August 16 – Denver, CO @ Ball Arena
August 18 – Salt Lake City, UT @ USANA Amphitheater
August 20 – Phoenix, AZ @ Ak-Chin Pavilion
August 21 – Irvine, CA @ FivePoint Amphitheater
August 23 – Wheatland, CA @ Toyota Amphitheater
August 24 – Mountain View, CA @ Shoreline Amphitheatre
August 30 – Detroit, MI @ Pine Knob Music Theater
September 1 – Uncasville, CT @ Mohegan Arena
September 2 – Syracuse, NY @ St. Joseph’s Health Amphitheater at Lakeview
September 3 – Holmdel, NJ @ PNC Bank Arts Center

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