Less than a month before its first tickets go on sale, the Vans Warped Tour has announced the full itinerary for its 15th annual...

Less than a month before its first tickets go on sale, the Vans Warped Tour has announced the full itinerary for its 15th annual tour of the United States and Canada. Featuring acts such as Bad Religion, NOFX and Flogging Molly, the outing is scheduled to hit nearly 50 cities across the continent.

The Warped Tour itinerary opens with a kick-off party on April 2 at Key Club in Los Angeles, CA, and officially launched June 26 at Pomona Fairplex in Pomona, CA. The touring musical festival completes its coast-to-coast circuit on August 22 at Home Depot Center in Los Angeles, CA.

The road festival will make stops along the way for events on July2 at AT&T Center in San Antonio, TX; July 21 at the Tweeter Center in Boston, MA; August 1 at First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre in Chicago, IL; and August 15 at The Gorge Amphitheatre in Quincy, WA, among other dates.

The 46-city outing will also head north for four dates in Canada: July 10 at arrow Hall in Toronto, ON; July 11 at Parc Jean-Drapeau in Montreal, QC; August 12 at Race City Speedway in Calgary, AB; and August 14 at Thunderbird Stadium in Vancouver, BC.

Since its 52-band lineup announcement in December 2008, the Warped Tour has added nearly 20 more artists to the 2009 rotation. The rotating daily billing will be announced on the official Warped Tour Web site before ticket pre-sales begin on April 1.

Since its founding in 1995, the Warped Tour has become a summer touring institution, often presenting the industry’s up-and-coming acts mixed in with the extreme sports culture. Unlike previous years’ tour incarnations, the 2009 Warped Tour will feature a single main stage with the top-billed acts offering 40-minute sets throughout the day.


Vans Warped Tour itinerary:
(Dates are subject to change.)

April 2 Los Angeles, CA Key Club
June 26 Pomona, CA Pomona Fairplex
June 27 San Francisco, CA Pier 30/32
June 28 Ventura, CA Seaside Park
June 30 Phoenix, AZ Cricket Pavilion
July 1 Las Cruces, NM NMSU Pan American Center
July 2 San Antonio, TX AT&T Center
July 3 Houston, TX The Showgrounds @ Sam Houston Race Park
July 5 Dallas, TX Superpages.com Center
July 7 Indianapolis, IN Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
July 8 Pittsburgh, PA Post Gazette Pavilion At Star Lake
July 9 Cleveland, OH Time Warner Cable Amphitheatre
July 10 Toronto, ON Arrow Hall
July 11 Montreal, QC Parc Jean-Drapeau
July 12 Hartford, CT New England Dodge Music Center
July 14 Columbia, MD Merriweather Post Pavilion
July 15 Scranton, PA Toyota Pavilion
July 16 Buffalo, NY Darien Lake Performing Arts Center
July 17 Camden, NJ Susquehanna Bank Center
July 18 Uniondale, NY Nassau Coliseum
July 19 Oceanport, NJ Monmouth Park Racetrack
July 21 Boston, MA Tweeter Center for the Performing Arts
July 22 Virginia Beach, VA Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
July 23 Charlotte, NC Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
July 24 Orlando, FL Central Florida Fairgrounds
July 25 Miami, FL Cruzan Amphitheatre
July 26 St. Petersburg, FL Vinoy Park
July 28 Atlanta, GA Lakewood Amphitheatre
July 29 Cincinnati, OH Riverbend Amphitheatre
July 30 Milwaukee, WI Marcus Amphitheater
July 31 Detroit, MI Comerica Park
August 1 Chicago, IL First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
August 2 Minneapolis, MN Canterbury Park
August 3 St. Louis, MO Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
August 4 Kansas City, KS Sandstone Amphitheatre
August 7 Boise, ID Idaho Center Amphitheatre
August 8 Salt Lake City, UT Utah State Fairgrounds
August 9 Denver, CO Invesco Field
August 12 Calgary, AB Race City Speedway
August 14 Vancouver, BC Thunderbird Stadium
August 15 Quincy, WA The Gorge Amphitheater
August 16 Portland, OR Washington County Fairgrounds
August 19 Fresno, CA Save Mart Center
August 20 Mountain View, CA Shoreline Amphitheatre
August 21 Sacramento, CA Sleep Train Amphitheatre
August 22 San Diego, CA Cricket Amphitheatre
August 23 Los Angeles, CA Home Depot Center