Blake Shelton Is Back With “Friends And Heroes 2021” Tour

Martina McBride, Tracy Byrd, Trace Adkins, and Lindsay Ell will be joining Shelton on tour.

Boot-stomping and hit-making entertainer, Blake Shelton is set to resume his arena Friends and Heroes 2021 tour on August 18. The country music superstar took to social media early Wednesday morning (May 19), to announce the highly anticipated tour.


“Here we go!!!!! #FriendsandHeroesTour 2021! Looking forward to getting back out there with Y’all!!!!! Gonna be a hell of a time with @martinamcbride, @tracybyrdmusic, @traceadkins & @lindsayell!! Tickets on sale June 10. For more info, visit,” he shared on Twitter.


The “God’s Country” singer is planning on hitting the road with his good friends Martina McBride, Tracy Byrd, Trace Adkins, and Lindsay Ell. The group of talented performers will start the party on August 18 in Omaha, Nebraska.  


“A little over a year ago when the world shut down and we had to postpone the tour, I was already in Omaha getting ready for the show that night,” says Shelton in a recent statement. “I told you we would be back, and I’m thrilled to say we are kicking off the Friends and Heroes 2021  tour in Omaha.”


The tour is expected to come back bigger and better, as it will make its way to 16 cities for a 17-date run. The country legend will hit the iconic Bridgestone Arena in music city and will have a two-night residency in Washington D.C.Blake Shelton expressed his excitement about his new project and warned fans to take off work in advance, because the star-studded night will be a wild one.


“I’m giving everybody in every city plenty of notice – you might as well tell your boss you’re gonna be late to work the next day and pay that babysitter overtime because we are going to play some country music for y’all until they turn on the lights. And that might not stop us!”  Shelton adds.


Credit: Twitter @blakeshelton

This tour announcement comes ahead of his 12-track studio album, Body Language that is set to drop this Friday, May 21. The collection of songs will include his 28th career No.1 hit “Happy Anywhere” with fiancé Gwen Stefani and chart-topping smash single “Minimum Wage.”

If you are already dancing in your seat and eager to purchase tickets, head on over to Reschedule dates from the 2020 run will honor previously purchased tickets. All new dates will go on sale Thursday, June 10 at 10 am local time.


Let us know if you will be buying tickets to see the gang thrive on stage this summer by leaving a reaction below or sending us a tweet at @CS_Country.


Here are Shelton’s Friends And Heroes 2021 Tour Dates


All tickets on sale 6/10 at 10 am local time except where noted.


August 18: Omaha, NE / CHI Health Center*

August 20: Denver, CO / Ball Arena*

September 2: Philadelphia, PA / Wells Fargo Center

September 3-4: Washington, D.C. / The Anthem

September 9: Nashville, TN / Bridgestone Arena

September 10: Evansville, IN / Ford Center

September 11: Rosemont, IL / Allstate Arena*

September 16: North Charleston, SC / North Charleston Coliseum

September 17: Greenville, SC / Bon Secours Wellness Arena

September 18: Duluth, GA / Infinite Energy Center

September 23: St. Louis, MO / Enterprise Center

September 24: Tulsa, OK / BOK Center

September 25: Fort Worth, TX /Dickies Arena

September 30: Grand Rapids, MI / Van Andel Arena

October 1: Detroit, MI / Little Caesars Arena*

October 2: Milwaukee, WI / Fiserv Forum*


*Rescheduled date. These shows are on sale now. If you previously purchased tickets for one of these shows and you’re no longer able to attend, you may request a refund within 30 days. To be eligible, you must have purchased your tickets through Ticketmaster and not have transferred, posted, or sold them.

Written by Tiffany Goldstein

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