NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 07: Rod Stewart performs at Madison Square Garden on August 7, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)
Photo: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images
Photo: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images

WORTH THE DRIVE: Rod Stewart announces summer tour with Cheap Trick with stops close to here

LOS ANGELES – Rod Stewart, the legendary two-time Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inducted singer/songwriter, announced details for his highly anticipated 2020 summer tour with special guests Cheap Trick that kicks off in Ohio.

Produced by Live Nation, the 21-city summer tour promises a night of iconic hits songs from some of the most scenic venues across North America, kicking off July 21 in Cleveland at the Blossom Music Center and wrapping in Chicago, IL on Sept. 5. 

The tour also includes a Sept. 4 stop at Riverbend Music Center in Cincinnati.

This Friday, Jan. 10, Rod Stewart will celebrate his 75th birthday.

In addition, to coincide with his birthday, tickets for the tour are set to go on sale to the public on Friday, Jan. 10 at 10 a.m. local time at Rod Stewart fan club members can access a special ticket presale beginning at 10 a.m. today. Visit for more information. Cheap Trick fan club members can access a special ticket presale beginning Wednesday, Jan. 8 at 10 a.m. local time, visit for more information. 

Citi cardmembers will have access to purchase presale tickets beginning Tuesday, Jan. 7 at 10 a.m. until Thursday, Jan. 9 at 10 p.m. local time through Citi EntertainmentSM. For complete presale details visit

He recently released his international chart-topping album, ‘You’re In My Heart: Rod Stewart With The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.’

For full tour dates and more information visit