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Rupp Arena announced as venue for Sturgill Simpson, Tyler Childers concert

Posted: 11:26 AM, Oct 29, 2019
Updated: 2019-10-29 11:28:51-04
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Tyler Childers

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Rupp Arena will host the upcoming Sturgill Simpson and Tyler Childers concert in Lexington.

Venue officials said Tuesday morning that Rupp would host the pair's "A Good Look'n Tour" stop in the city on Feb 28.

The concert finale is planned for May 24 in Louisville at the KFC Yum Center.

Simpson and Childers, Kentucky natives who are among country music's hottest new stars, have 37 dates schedule so far.

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Simpson recently released his latest album, "Sound & Fury," along with an accompanied anime film on Netflix.

Earlier this year, Childers released "Country Squire" and delivered a rousing set at the inaugural Railbird Festival at Lexington's Keeneland Racecourse.

The full tour list:

Feb. 21 -- Birmingham, Alabama
Feb. 22 -- Asheville, North Carolina
Feb. 25 -- Knoxville, Tennessee
Feb. 28 -- Lexington, Kentucky
Feb. 29 -- Detroit, Michigan
March 4 -- Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
March 6 -- Charlotte, North Carolina
March 7 -- Duluth, Georgia
March 10 -- North Charleston, South Carolina
March 13 -- Hampton, Virginia
March 14 -- Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
March 15-16 -- Washington, D.C.
March 18 -- Toronto, Ontario, Canada
March 20 -- Columbus, Ohio
March 21 -- St. Louis, Missouri
March 22 -- Southaven, Mississippi
March 27 -- Dallas, Texas
March 28 -- Austin, Texas
March 29 -- Sugarland, Texas
April 1 -- Independence, Missouri
April 3 -- Chicago, Illinois
April 4 -- Minneapolis, Minnesota
April 9 -- Omaha, Nebraska
April 10 -- Madison, Wisconsin
April 23 -- Tulsa, Oklahoma
April 25 -- Denver, Colorado
April 28 -- Salt Lake City, Utah
April 29 -- Missoula, Montana
May 1 -- Portland, Oregon
May 2 -- George, Washington
May 5 -- San Francisco, California
May 8 -- Inglewood, California
May 15 -- Boston, Massachusetts
May 16 -- New York City
May 22 -- Nashville, Tennessee
May 24 -- Louisville, Kentucky