Slayer Announce North American Dates for Their Final Tour

The first leg of their farewell world tour will feature Lamb of God, Anthrax, Behemoth and Testament

BY Calum SlingerlandPublished Jan 23, 2018

Yesterday, thrash metal icons Slayer announced plans to call it a day after one final world tour. Now, they've mapped out the first leg of the trek around the globe with some special guests.

The five-band bill, which also includes Lamb of God, Anthrax, Behemoth and Testament, will play 26 dates in North America to kick off the trek. You can find a complete itinerary below.

A number of Canadian performances have been worked in on the run. The bands will first play Vancouver on May 16 before moving eastward with stops in Penticton, Calgary, Edmonton, Winnipeg, Toronto and Montreal.

Tickets go on sale to the public on January 26 at 10 a.m. local time. Limited meet-and-greet and onstage packages will also be available for purchase. Further information can be found through Slayer's official website.

Tour dates:

05/10 San Diego, CA - Valley View Casino Center
05/11 Irvine, CA - FivePoint Amphitheatre
05/13 Sacramento, CA - Papa Murphy's Park
05/16 Vancouver, BC - PNE Forum
05/17 Penticton, BC - South Okanagan Events Centre
05/19 Calgary, AB - Big Four
05/20 Edmonton, AB - Shaw Centre
05/22 Winnipeg, MB - Bell MTS Place
05/24 Minneapolis, MN - The Armory
05/25 Chicago, IL - Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
05/27 Detroit, MI - Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre
05/29 Toronto, ON - Budweiser Stage
05/30 Montreal, QC - Place Bell
06/01 Uncasville, CT - Mohegan Sun 
06/02 Holmdel, NJ - PNC Banks Arts Center
06/04 Reading, PA - Santander Arena
06/06 Cincinnati, OH - Riverbend Music Center
06/07 Cleveland, OH - Blossom Music Center
06/09 Pittsburgh, PA - KeyBank Pavilion
06/10 Bristow, VA - Jiffy Lube LIve
06/12 Virginia Beach, VA - VUHL Amphitheatre
06/14 Charlotte, NC - PNC Music Pavilion
06/15 Orlando, FL - Orlando Amphitheatre
06/17 Houston, TX - Smart Financial Center
06/19 Dallas, TX - The Bomb Factory
06/20 Austin, TX - Austin 360 Amphitheatre

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