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The All-American Rejects Set For First Headlining Tour In Nearly A Decade

The All-American Rejects will return to the stage this summer with their first headlining tour in nearly a decade. The Wet Hot All-American Summer Tour will consist of 27 shows all across the country. New Found Glory, Motion City Soundtrack, The Starting Like, and The Get Up Kids will support on select dates.

The tour ticks off in Tampa, Florida, and will make stops in cities like Boston Nashville, and Los Angeles before wrapping up in Oklahoma City, OK at Zoo Amphitheatre on October 14.

All American Rejects Comment On Tour

Speaking on their upcoming tour, the band expressed their excitement.

“We’ve been trying to get out on the road in a proper way for the last few years. We finally realized after playing When We Were Young that the world was ready to pull out of their “guilty pleasure chest” and celebrate the soundtrack of their youth. When New Found Glory, The Starting Line, Motion City Soundtrack and The Get Up Kids signed on, the feeling was ‘This is a celebration of summers gone by.’ It’s time to embrace the cumulative joy of growing up. First, we got you to “Swing Swing,” then we became your “Dirty Little Secret,” and you thought “It Would End Tonight” so we could “Move Along,” then we “Gave You Hell” for denying the fact that we’re the band you listened to your entire lives, whether you liked it or not.”

-All American Rejects

Tickets for the Wet Hot All-American Summer Tour will be available starting with a Citi presale beginning Tuesday, April 4. Additional presales will run throughout the week, with the general on-sale beginning Friday, April 7, at 10 AM local time on Be sure to check the lineup page to confirm who’s opening up on the show you’re going to.

Citi is the official card of the tour, and Citi card members will have access to presale tickets through the Citi Entertainment program from Tuesday, April 4 at 10 AM local time until Thursday, April 6 at 10 PM local time. Visit for complete presale details.

Getting To Know All American Rejects

The band, consisting of vocalist/bassist Tyson Ritter and guitarist Nick Wheeler, was formed in 1999. They were best friends in high school growing up in Stillwater, Oklahoma. Their music has been influenced by a range of early influences, including Bon Jovi and Def Leppard, as well as emo stalwarts like Weezer and Jimmy Eat World. They’re best known for hits like 2002’s “Swing, Swing,” 2005’s “Dirty Little Secret,” and 2008’s “Gives You Hell.”

Wet Hot All-American Summer Tour Dates

  • Fri Jun 16 – Kansas City, KS – Phase Fest
  • Fri Aug 11 – Tampa, FL – MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre
  • Sat Aug 12 – Alpharetta, GA – Ameris Bank Amphitheater
  • Mon Aug 14 – Raleigh, NC – Red Hat Amphitheatre
  • Tue Aug 15 – Holmdel, NJ – PNC Bank Arts Center
  • Thu Aug 17 – Philadelphia, PA – Skyline Stage at the Mann
  • Fri Aug 18 – Boston, MA – MGM Music Hall at Fenway
  • Sat Aug 19 – Bridgeport, CT – Hartford HealthCare Amphitheater
  • Mon Aug 21 – Darien Center, NY – Darien Lake Amphitheater
  • Tue Aug 22 – Sterling Heights, MI – Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre @ Freedom Hill
  • Thu Aug 24 – Indianapolis, IN – TCU Amphitheater at White River State Park
  • Fri Aug 25 – Nashville, TN – Nashville Municipal Auditorium
  • Sun Aug 27 – Minneapolis, MN – The Armory
  • Fri Sep 22 – Denver, CO – Fillmore Auditorium
  • Sat Sep 23 – Salt Lake City, UT – The Great Saltair Amphitheater
  • Mon Sep 25 – Spokane, WA – Northern Quest Amphitheater
  • Tue Sep 26 – Auburn, WA – White River Amphitheatre
  • Wed Sep 27 – Ridgefield, WA – RV Inn Style Resorts Amphitheater
  • Fri Sep 29 – Mountain View, CA – Shoreline Amphitheatre
  • Sat Sep 30 – Wheatland, CA – Toyota Amphitheatre
  • Mon Oct 02 – Bakersfield, CA – Mechanics Bank Theater
  • Tue Oct 03 – Los Angeles, CA – YouTube Theater
  • Fri Oct 06 – San Diego, CA – Gallagher Square at Petco Park
  • Sat Oct 07 – Phoenix, AZ – Talking Stick Resort Amphitheatre
  • Sun Oct 08 – Albuquerque, NM – Isleta Amphitheater
  • Tue Oct 10 – Rogers, AR – Walmart AMP
  • Thu Oct 12 – Houston, TX – 713 Music Hall
  • Sat Oct 14 – Oklahoma City, OK – Zoo Amphitheatre
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