Country star Kenny Chesney will return to Miller Park for the fifth time on Saturday, April 25, 2020, as part of his "Chillaxification 2020" tour, which will also include performances by Florida Georgia Line, Old Dominion and Michael Franti & Spearhead.
Chesney first appeared at the Brewers’ stadium in 2010 as part of Farm Aid’s 25th anniversary concert and returned during his "No Shoes Nation Tour" in 2013, the "Spread the Love Tour" in 2016 and the "Trip Around the Sun Tour" in 2018.
Tickets go on sale on Friday, Oct. 4 at 10 a.m., but a number of exclusive presales begin on Thursday, Sept. 26. Details at brewers.com/Chesney, in person at the Miller Park box office or by phone at (414) 902-4000.
Come get some Chillaxification at Miller Park on April 25, 2020! @kennychesney is returning w/@FLAGALine, @OldDominion, & @michaelfranti for the Chillaxification Tour 2020.
Tickets go on sale Friday, October 4 at 10am.
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"We’re proud to welcome Kenny Chesney, a music legend, back to Miller Park," said Brewers President of Business Operations Rick Schlesinger in a release Tuesday morning.
"Kenny has packed the ballpark and delivered unforgettable shows to our fans over the years, and we’re honored to bring him back again next spring."
Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., where he lived until he was 17, Bobby received his BA-Mass Communications from UWM in 1989 and has lived in Walker's Point, Bay View, Enderis Park, South Milwaukee and on the East Side.
He has published three non-fiction books in Italy – including one about an event in Milwaukee history, which was published in the U.S. in autumn 2010. Four more books, all about Milwaukee, have been published by The History Press.
With his most recent band, The Yell Leaders, Bobby released four LPs and had a songs featured in episodes of TV's "Party of Five" and "Dawson's Creek," and films in Japan, South America and the U.S. The Yell Leaders were named the best unsigned band in their region by VH-1 as part of its Rock Across America 1998 Tour. Most recently, the band contributed tracks to a UK vinyl/CD tribute to the Redskins and collaborated on a track with Italian novelist Enrico Remmert.
He's produced three installments of the "OMCD" series of local music compilations for OnMilwaukee.com and in 2007 produced a CD of Italian music and poetry.
In 2005, he was awarded the City of Asti's (Italy) Journalism Prize for his work focusing on that area. He has also won awards from the Milwaukee Press Club.
He can be heard weekly on 88Nine Radio Milwaukee talking about his "Urban Spelunking" series of stories.