Elton John Adds 2020 Dates to Farewell Tour

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Elton John wasn’t kidding when he indicated that his Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour would extend over three years. The celebration, which began September 8, 2018, now has dates through 2020. On Nov. 4, John added U.K. arena dates for autumn 2020 to his sold-out tour. The new performances are part of what he promises will be an extended goodbye, encompassing 300 dates.

Tickets for the latest batch went on sale November 15. Fans must first register with Ticketmaster’s Verified Fan program here. See the complete itinerary below; we’ve left the shows that have already taken place to allow you to see the scope of the itinerary.

On November 14, U.K. high-end department store chain, John Lewis and Partners, released an extended clip of their Christmas season advertisement. The video features Elton John performing “Your Song,” at various stages of his career (with occasional stand-ins).

Watch the remarkable clip

The performer originally announced the tour on January 24, 2018, via a live streamed press conference. Read our recap of opening night here.

The concerts typically feature 24 songs of the performer’s classic rock hits including such favorites as “Your Song,” “Philadelphia Freedom,” “Tiny Dancer” and “Burn Down the Mission.” One highlight has been a rollicking version of “Levon.”

Watch him perform “Levon” on September 16, 2018

At the original press conference, John said the tour will encompass as much as three years and 300 dates. He said he expects to perform on “every continent” before he calls it quits.

Elton John Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour (Tickets are available here and here)

Sep. 08 – Allentown, PA – PPL Center
Sep. 11 – Philadelphia, PA – Wells Fargo Center
Sep. 12 – Philadelphia, PA – Wells Fargo Center
Sep. 15 – Buffalo, NY – KeyBank Center
Sep. 16 – University Park, PA – Bryce Jordan Center
Sep. 19 – Hartford, CT – XL Center
Sep. 21 – Washington, DC – Capital One Arena
Sep. 22 – Washington, DC – Capital One Arena
Sep. 25 – Toronto, ON – Air Canada Centre
Sep. 26 – Toronto, ON – Air Canada Centre
Sep. 28 – Kanata, ON – Canadian Tire Centre
Sep. 29 – Quebec, QC – Centre Videotron
Oct. 04 – Montreal, QC – Centre Bell Centre
Oct. 06 – Boston, MA – TD Garden
Oct. 09 – Uniondale, NY – Nassau Coliseum
Oct. 10 – Pittsburgh, PA – PPG Paints Arena
Oct. 12 – Detroit, MI – Little Caesars Arena
Oct. 13 – Detroit, MI – Little Caesars Arena
Oct. 15 – Grand Rapids, MI – Van Andel Arena
Oct. 18 – New York, NY – Madison Square Garden
Oct. 19 – New York, NY – Madison Square Garden
Oct. 23 – Louisville, KY – KFC Yum! Center
Oct. 24 – Nashville, TN – Bridgestone Arena
Oct. 26 – Chicago, IL – United Center
Oct. 27 – Chicago, IL – United Center
Oct. 30 – St. Louis, MO – Scottrade Center
Nov. 02 – Columbus, OH – Schottenstein Center
Nov. 03 – Cleveland, OH – Quicken Loans Arena
Nov. 06 – Boston, MA – TD Garden*
Nov. 08 – New York, NY – Madison Square Garden
Nov. 09 – New York, NY – Madison Square Garden
Nov. 23 – Sunrise, FL – BB&T Center
Nov. 24 – Miami, FL – American Airlines Arena
Nov. 27 – Orlando, FL – Amway Center
Nov. 28 – Tampa, FL – Amalie Arena
Nov. 30 – Atlanta, GA – Philips Arena
Dec. 01 – Atlanta, GA – Philips Arena
Dec. 04 – Birmingham, AL – Legacy Arena
Dec. 06 – New Orleans, LA – Smoothie King Center
Dec. 08 – Houston, TX – Toyota Center
Dec. 09 – Houston, TX – Toyota Center
Dec. 12 – San Antonio, TX – AT&T Center
Dec. 14 – Dallas, TX – American Airlines Center
Dec. 15 – Dallas, TX – American Airlines Center

2019

Jan. 11 – Boise, ID – Taco Bell Arena
Jan. 12 – Portland, OR – Moda Center
Jan. 15 – Fresno, CA – Save Mart Center
Jan. 16 – Sacramento, CA – Golden 1 Center
Jan. 18 – Oakland, CA – Oracle Arena
Jan. 19 – San Jose, CA – SAP Center at San Jose
Jan. 22 – Los Angeles, CA – Staples Center
Jan. 23 – Los Angeles, CA – Staples Center
Jan. 25 – Los Angeles, CA – Staples Center
Jan. 26 – Scottsdale, AZ – Gila River Arena
Jan. 29 – San Diego, CA – Valley View Casino
Jan. 30 – Los Angeles, CA – Staples Center
Feb. 01 – Los Angeles, CA – The Forum
Feb. 02 – Los Angeles, CA – The Forum
Feb. 06 – Denver, CO – Pepsi Center
Feb. 07 – Denver, CO – Pepsi Center
Feb. 09 – Tulsa, OK – BOK Center
Feb. 12 – Omaha, NE – CenturyLink Center Omaha
Feb. 13 – Kansas City, MO – Sprint Center
Feb. 15 – Rosemont, IL – Allstate Arena
Feb. 16 – Rosemont, IL – Allstate Arena
Feb. 19 – Milwaukee, WI – Wisconsin Ent. and Sports Center
Feb. 21 – Minneapolis, MN – Target Center
Feb. 22 – Minneapolis, MN – Target Center
Feb. 27 – Cincinnati, OH – U.S. Bank Arena
Mar. 01 – Albany, NY – Times Union Center
Mar. 02 – Newark, NJ – Prudential Center
Mar. 05 – New York, NY – Madison Square Garden
Mar. 06 – New York, NY – Madison Square Garden
Mar. 08 – Brooklyn, NY – Barclays Center
Mar. 09 – Brooklyn, NY – Barclays Center
Mar. 12 – Raleigh, NC – PNC Arena
Mar. 13 – Columbia, SC – Colonial Life Arena
Mar. 15 – Jacksonville, FL – Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena
Mar. 16 – Sunrise, FL – BB&T Center

May 01 – Vienna, Austria 0 Stadthalle
May 02 – Vienna, Austria – Stadthalle
May 04 – Krakow, Poland – Tauron Arena
May 07 – Prague, Czech Rep. – O2 Arena
May 09 – Bremen, Germany – OVB Arena
May 11 – Stuttgart, Germany – Schleyerhalle
May 12 – Oberhausen, Germany – KoPi Arena
May 15 – Amsterdam, Netherlands – Ziggo Dome
May 18 – Copenhagen, Denmark – Royal Arena
May 19 – Gothenburg, Sweden – Scandinavium
May 22 – Hanover, Germany – Tui Arena
May 23 – Antwerp, Belgium – Sportpaleis
May 26 – Munich, Germany – Olympiahalle
May 29 – Verona, Italy – Arena
May 30 – Verona, Italy – Arena
Jun 01 – Wiesbaden, Germany – Bowling Green
Jun 04 – Bergen, Norway – Koengen
Jun 06 – Copenhagen, Denmark – Royal Arena
Jun 08 – Amsterdam, Netherlands – Ziggo Dome
Jun 09 – Hove, U.K. – 1st Central County Ground
Jun 12 – Dublin, Ireland – 3Arena
Jun 13 – Dublin, Ireland – 3Arena
Jun 15 – Cardiff, U.K. – Cardiff City Stadium
Jun 18 – Lille, France – Stade Pierre Mauroy
Jun 20 – Paris, France – AccorHotels Arena
Jun 22 – Bordeaux, France – Arkea Arena
Jun 23 – Nimes, France – Festival de Nimes
Jun 26 – Madrid, Spain – WiZink Center
Jun 29 – Montreux, Switzerland – Montreux Jazz Festival
Jun 30 – Montreux, Switzerland – Montreux Jazz Festival
Jul 03 – Graz, Austria – Mese Graz Open Air
Jul 05 – Munich, Germany – Olympiahalle
Jul 07 – Lucca, Italy – Piazza Napoleone

Sep 04 – Salt Lake City, UT – Vivint Smart Home Arena*
Sep 06 – Las Vegas, NV – T-Mobile Arena*
Sep 07 – Las Vegas, NV – T-Mobile Arena*
Sep 10 – Anaheim, CA – Honda Center
Sep 11 – Anaheim, CA – Honda Center
Sep 17 – Tacoma, WA – Tacoma Dome
Sep 18 – Tacoma, WA – Tacoma Dome
Sep 21 – Vancouver, BC – Rogers Arena
Sep 22 – Vancouver, BC – Rogers Arena
Sep 27 – Edmonton, AB – Rogers Place
Sep 28 – Edmonton, AB – Rogers Place
Oct 01 – Saskatoon, SK – Sasktel Centre
Oct 02 – Saskatoon, SK – Sasktel Centre
Oct 04 – Winnipeg, MB – Bell MTS Place
Oct 05 – Winnipeg, MB – Bell MTS Place
Oct 22 – Toronto, ON – Scotiabank Arena
Oct 23 – Toronto, ON – Scotiabank Arena
Oct 25 – Indianapolis, IN – Bankers Life Fieldhouse
Oct 28 – Nashville, TN – Bridgestone Arena
Oct 30 – Memphis, TN – FedEx Forum
Nov 06 – Charlotte, NC – Spectrum Center
Nov 08 – Philadelphia, PA – Wells Fargo Center
Nov 09 – Philadelphia, PA – Wells Fargo Center
Nov 11 – Cleveland, OH – Quicken Loans Arena
Nov 12 – Cleveland, OH – Quicken Loans Arena
Nov 13 – Pittsburgh, PA – PPG Paints Arena
Nov 15 – Boston, MA – TD Garden
Nov 16 – Uniondale, NY – Nassau Coliseum

Tickets are available here and here.

2020

Oct 10 – Paris, France – AccorHotels Arena
Nov 06 – London, UK – The O2
Nov 07 – London, UK – The O2
Nov 09 – Birmingham, UK – Arena Birmingham
Nov 11 – Birmingham, UK – Resorts World Arena
Nov 13 – Liverpool, UK – Echo Arena
Nov 14 – Liverpool, UK – Echo Arena
Nov 17 – Manchester, UK – Manchester Arena
Nov 20 – Aberdeen, UK – TECA
Nov 21 – Aberdeen, UK – TECA
Nov 24 – Glasgow, UK – The SSE Hydro
Nov 25 – Glasgow, UK – The SSE Hydro
Nov 28 – Manchester, UK – Manchester Arena
Nov 30 – Belfast, UK – The SSE Arena
Dec 04 – Dublin, Ireland – 3 Arena
Dec 07 – Leeds, UK – First Direct Arena

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