Matchbox Twenty will spend the summer of 2020 on the road with a 50-plus date tour. Photo: Randall Slavin

Matchbox Twenty returns to Atlanta as part of big summer tour

Matchbox Twenty will stay busy this summer with a 50-plus date tour with special guest, The Wallflowers.

The chunk of ‘90s nostalgia will sweep into Cellairis Amphitheatre at Lakewood on Aug. 4. 

The band - Rob Thomas, Kyle Cook, Paul Doucette and Brian Yale – last toured in 2017 when they reunited for the 20th anniversary of the 10-million-plus-selling “Yourself or Someone Like You.” They played Lakewood on that outing as well. 

Tickets will go on sale for fan club members at 10 a.m. Jan. 14. Citi cardmembers can access a pre-sale from 10 a.m. Jan. 15 through 10 p.m. Jan. 16 ( and the general public on-sale starts at 10 a.m. Jan. 17 via

Matchbox Twenty is working with VNUE's DiscLive to offer fans limited-edition "instant" collectible CD sets and digital downloads from each show of the tour. Fans may pre-order the CD sets via Ticketmaster for a $5 discount when they purchase their tickets. VIP ticket buyers will receive a download card free with their purchase of every VIP package. Fans may also pre-order via DiscLive's website ( and can have CDs shipped or pick them up at the show(s) they attend.

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“Matchbox Twenty 2020” Tour Dates featuring special guests The Wallflowers:Fri., Jul. 17
Bethlehem, PAWind Creek Event CenterSat., Jul. 18Gilford, NHBank of New Hampshire PavilionSun., Jul. 19Syracuse, NYSt. Joseph's Health Amphitheater at LakeviewTue., Jul. 21Camden, NJBB&T PavilionWed., Jul. 22Wantagh, NYNorthwell Health at Jones Beach TheaterFri., Jul. 24Saratoga Springs, NYSaratoga Performing Arts CenterSat., Jul. 25Mansfield, MAXfinity CenterSun., Jul. 26Uncasville, CTMohegan Sun ArenaTue., Jul. 28Holmdel, NJPNC Bank Arts CenterWed., Jul. 29Bristow, VAJiffy Lube LiveFri., Jul. 31Virginia Beach, VAVeterans United Home Loans Amphitheater at Virginia BeachSat., Aug. 01Raleigh, NCCoastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut CreekSun., Aug. 02Charlotte, NCPNC Music PavilionTue., Aug. 04Atlanta, GACellairis Amphitheatre at LakewoodWed., Aug. 05Nashville, TNBridgestone ArenaFri., Aug. 07Tampa, FLMIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre at the FL State FairgroundsSat., Aug. 08West Palm Beach, FLCoral Sky Amphitheatre at the S. Florida FairgroundsSun., Aug. 09Jacksonville, FLDaily's PlaceTue., Aug. 11Pelham, ALOak Mountain AmphitheatreThu., Aug. 13Memphis, TNTBAFri., Aug. 14Houston, TXThe Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion presented by HuntsmanSat., Aug. 15Dallas, TXDos Equis PavilionMon., Aug. 17Oklahoma City, OKZoo AmphitheaterTue., Aug. 18Rogers, ARWalmart AmpWed., Aug. 19Maryland Heights, MOHollywood Casino Amphitheatre – St. LouisFri., Aug. 21Tinley Park, ILHollywood Casino Amphitheatre - ChicagoSat., Aug. 22Noblesville, INRuoff Music CenterSun., Aug. 23Moline, ILTaxSlayer CenterTue., Aug. 25Cuyahoga Falls, OHBlossom Music CenterWed., Aug. 26Burgettstown, PAS&T Bank Music ParkThu., Aug. 27Cincinnati, OHRiverbend Music CenterSat., Aug. 29Darien Center, NYDarien Lake AmphitheaterSun., Aug. 30Toronto, ONBudweiser StageTue., Sep. 01Clarkston, MIDTE Energy Music TheatreWed., Sep. 02Toledo, OHToledo Zoo AmphitheaterFri., Sep. 04Welch, MNTreasure Island Resort & CasinoSat., Sep. 05Sioux Falls, SDDenny Sanford PREMIER CenterSun., Sep. 06Kansas City, MOStarlight TheatreTue., Sep. 08Omaha, NECHI Health Center OmahaThu., Sep. 10Denver, COPepsi CenterSat., Sep. 12Boise, IDFord Idaho CenterSun., Sep. 13Salt Lake City, UTUSANA AmphitheatreTue., Sep. 15Seattle, WAWhite River AmphitheatreWed., Sep. 16Vancouver, BCRogers ArenaThu., Sep. 17Ridgefield, WASunlight Supply AmphitheaterSat., Sep. 19Mountain View, CAShoreline AmphitheatreSun., Sep. 20Fresno, CASave Mart CenterTue., Sep. 22Phoenix, AZAk-Chin PavilionWed., Sep. 23San Diego, CACal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre at SDSUThu., Sep. 24Irvine, CAFivePoint AmphitheatreSat., Sep. 26Las Vegas, NVPalms Casino ResortSun., Sep. 27Bakersfield, CAMechanics Bank ArenaMon., Sep. 28Los Angeles, CAHollywood Bowl

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Melissa Ruggieri
Melissa Ruggieri
Atlanta Journal-Constitution staff writer Melissa Ruggieri covers music and entertainment news for the AJC. She remembers when MTV was awesome.