Hershey brings in hot acts for summer concerts

Staff report

Train. Live. Luke Bryan. The Outlaw Music Festival.

Some of the hottest concerts of the summer are coming to Hershey starting this weekend, including multi-act concerts Show of the Summer and the Outlaw Music Festival.

The lineup starts with Train and O.A.R. this weekend and extends through September. For more information on any of the concerts, go to www.hersheyentertainment.com.

The highlights:



Train, 7 p.m. Saturday, Hersheypark Stadium: Chart toppers Train bring music from their latest album, including the current hit "Play That Song," to stage along with their previous hits "Hey, Soul Sister," "Drops of Jupiter" and others. With O.A.R. Tickets: $30.10-$84.60.

Luke Bryan


Luke Bryan, 7 p.m. Friday, June 23, Hersheypark Stadium: The country heartthrob appears with Brett Eldredge and Lauren Alaina. Tickets: $28.85-$77.85.

Dancing with the Stars: Live!, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 24, Giant Center: The stars of the TV series hit the dance floor with the Hot Summer Nights Tour. Tickets: $42.35-$72.35.



Foreigner, 7 p.m. Saturday, July 15, Giant Center: The rock legends share the stage with Rock & Roll Hall of Famers Cheap Trick as both play their old hits and newer music. Tickets: $37.85-$82.35.

Florida Georgia Line


Florida Georgia Line, 7 p.m. Saturday, July 22, Hersheypark Stadium: The chart-topping country duo is teaming with hip-hop icon Nelly and Chris Lane for The Smooth Tour 2017. Tickets: $25.75-$69.75.

Linkin Park


Linkin Park and blink-182, 7 p.m. Sunday, July 30, Hesheypark Stadium: The hitmakers of the late '90s are pairing up for a tour, along with Machine Gun Kelly. Tickets: $40.10-$94.60.

Nickelback, 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 5, Hersheypark Stadium: The multi-platinum band hits the road with the Feed the Machine Tour, with Shaman's Harvest. Tickets: $35.10-$130.10.

Chris Stapleton, 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 10, Giant Center: The country star headlines the All American Road Show, with Margo Price and Brent Cobb. Stapleton's solo debut album "Traveller" went double platinum, earning acclaim and awards throughout the country world. Tickets: $38.60-$73.60.

The band Live performs at the Valencia Ballroom on Saturday, Dec. 31. Photo courtesy Live Facebook.


Guns N' Roses with special guest Live, 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 13, Hersheypark Stadium: The rock legends join with York natives Live to bring some of the most influential rock to stage. Tickets: $44.10-$259.10.

Yestival, 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 14, Hershey Theatre: Special guest Todd Rundgren will honor the music of Keith Emerson and Greg Lake with the current members of YES. Tickets: $47.85-132.35.

Show of the Summer


Show of the Summer, 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 19, Hersheypark Stadium: Pop stars Camila Cabello, Sabrina Carpenter, Alex Aiono, Jacob Sartorius, AJR and Forever In Your Mind and more will take the stage. Tickets: $30.10-$64.60.

Matchbox 20 and Counting Crows, 6:45 p.m. Monday, Aug, 28, Hersheypark Stadium: Jump back to the early 2000s for the "Brief History of Everything Tour 2017." Tickets: $34.60-$104.60.

Zac Brown Band, 7 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 3, Hersheypark Stadium: The Grammy winners bring their "Welcome Home 2017 Tour" s to the stage. Tickets: $31.10-$83.10.

Willie Nelson headlines the Outlaw Music Festival.


Outlaw Music Festival, 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 10, Hersheypark Stadium: Willie Nelson, The Avett Brothers, Van Morrison, Sheryl Crow. What else do you need to know? Tickets: $30.10-$230.10.