Def Leppard, Mötley Crüe Announce 2023 World Tour Dates

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The legendary acts will also be hitting several festivals in Europe

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After the dominant success of The Stadium Tour in North America, hard rock icons Def Leppard and Mötley Crüe are taking the show global. The bands announced The World Tour on Thursday which will see them perform in Latin America & Europe next year. See below for all ticket and VIP package information.

The trek kicks off on February 18, 2023 in Mexico City, MX. In May, the European leg begins with a performance in Sheffield, UK. Stream the official tour trailer below.

In addition to their own headlining dates, both bands are slated to perform at some of the world’s biggest rock music festivals including Sweden Rock Festival, Finland RockFest, COPENHELL in Denmark, and Graspop Metal Meeting in Belgium.

According to Pollstar Box Office reports, the bands’ summer-long Stadium Tour – which included support from Poison and Joan Jett & The Blackhearts – grossed $176,542,805 on 1,341,035 tickets. The shows averaged 37,250 tickets for an average gross of $4,903,966.

The trek topped Pollstar’s 75Live Chart, which ranks all active concert tours worldwide by the average number of tickets sold. Through the first 11 shows alone, the tour moved 96% of available tickets for an average of 36,934 seats sold per show. The performances averaged a gross of $4.9 million, beating out acts like Billy Joel, Kenny Chesney, Eric Church, Halsey, and more.

The tour’s top-grossing date was August 25 at Glendale, Arizona’s State Farm Stadium at nearly $6.4 million. Two days later, the tour brought in nearly $6.2 million at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California.

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Mötley Crüe

Def Leppard Rock Brigade Pre-sale & VIP Packages Available (via DefLeppard.com):

* EU: Tuesday, 25th October @ 10 AM
* LATAM: Friday, 21st October @ 10 AM

Mötley Crüe VIP Packages Available (via Motley.com):

EU: Tuesday, 25th October @ 10 AM
LATAM: Friday, 21st October @ 10 AM

General Public On Sale:

* EU: Friday, 28th October @ 10am (Select markets vary)
* LATM: Thursday, 27th October @ 10am (Select markets vary)

February 18 – Mexico City, Mexico – Foro Sol
February 21 – Monterrey, Mexico – Estadio Banorte
February 25 – Bogota, Colombia – Parque Simon Bolivar
February 28 – Lima, Peru – Estadio Nacional
March 3 – Santiago, Chile – Estadio Bicentenario de La Florida
March 7 – Sao Paulo, Brazil – Allianz Parque
March 9 – Curitiba, Brazil – Estádio Couto Pereira
March 11 – Porto Alegre, Brazil – Arena do Grêmio
May 22 – Sheffield, UK – Bramall Lane
May 25 – Mönchengladbach, Germany – SparkassenPark
May 27 – Munich, Germany – Koenigsplatz
May 29 – Budapest, Hungary – MVM Dome
May 31 – Krakow, Poland – Tauron Arena Kraków
June 2 – Prague, Czech Republic – Prague Rocks 
June 3 – Hannover, Germany – Expo Plaza
June 7 – Solvesborg, Sweden – Sweden Rock Festival 
June 9 – Hyvinkää, Finland – RockFest 
June 11 – Trondheim, Norway – Trondheim Rocks 
June 14 – Copenhagen, Denmark – Copenhell 
June 18 – Dessel, Belgium – Graspop Metal Meeting 
June 20 – Milan, Italy – Ippodromo SNAI San Siro
June 23 – Lisbon, Portugal – Passeio Maritimo de Alges
June 24 – Rivas-Vaciamadrid, Spain – Auditorio Miguel Ríos
June 27 – Thun, Switzerland – Stockhorn Arena
July 1 – London, UK – Wembley Stadium
July 2 – Lytham, UK – Lytham Festival 
July 4 – Dublin, Ireland – Marlay Park
July 6 – Glasgow, UK – Hampden Park

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