PARAMORE | Announce 2018 North American “after Laughter Summer Tour (Tour 5)” With Foster The People 

Tickets On Sale to General Public Starting Friday, March 16 at

LOS ANGELES (Mar 8, 2018) – Following their massively successful “Tour Two” last fall, GRAMMY® Award-winning band Paramore today announce their 2018 North American “After Laughter Summer Tour (Tour 5).” Foster The People will join the summer amphitheater and arena tour kicking off June 12 in St. Augustine, FL and make stops across the U.S. and Canada including Toronto, Brooklyn, Chicago, New Orleans, Los Angeles and more. The 26-city trek will wrap on July 24 in Morrison, CO at the famous Red Rocks Amphitheatre. A special guest will also be added to the tour and announced soon.

In keeping with their commitment to ensure tickets get into the hands of their fans, not scalpers or bots, Paramore has partnered with Ticketmaster to use its Verified Fan platform. Verified Fan will power all ticket presales, providing fans who truly want to attend the show with the best opportunity to get great tickets.


Registration for Paramore’s fan presale powered by Ticketmaster Verified Fan will begin Thursday, March 8 at 10am ET through Sunday, March 11 at 10pm ET HERE. Presale tickets for registered fans will go on sale beginning Wednesday, March 14 at 9am local time through Thursday, March 15 at 10pm local time, while limited supplies last.


Citi® is the official presale credit card of the ‘After Laughter Summer Tour (Tour 5)’, and as such, Citi cardmembers can take advantage of a special Citi Presale powered by Verified Fan opportunity for tour dates in the United States. Citi cardmembers can register starting Thursday, March 8 at 10am ET through Sunday, March 11 at 10pm local time to unlock access to tickets and use their Citi card to complete the ticket purchase if verified. The Citi Presale begins Tuesday, March 13 at 10am local time until Thursday, March 15 at 10pm local time. To register for the Citi Presale powered by Verified Fan visit:


Tickets will go on sale to the general public beginning Friday, March 16 at 10am local time at

The band also previously announced the third installment of their hugely popular PARAHOY! vacation experience, an interactive four-day festival at sea presented in partnership with Sixthman Productions and Norwegian Cruise Lines. The cruise – a full charter aboard the spectacular Norwegian Jade – will feature a specially selected schedule of bands, activities, and truly unique Paramore live performances. PARAHOY! sails roundtrip from Miami, Florida to Nassau, Bahamas from April 6th through 10th, 2018 and the boat is completely sold out. For complete information, please visit


The 2018 summer amphitheater and arena tour is in celebration of their acclaimed fifth studio album After Laughter, which was released May 2017 through Fueled by Ramen. Produced by Justin Meldal-Johnsen and Paramore's own Taylor York, After Laughter hit number one on Billboard’s U.S. Top Alternative Albums chart and the U.S. Top Rock Albums chart. It was also included on several Best Album of the Year lists in 2017 including Billboard, NME, NPR, Rolling Stone and more. The album featured smash hits “Hard Times,” “Told You So,” “Fake Happy” and most recently, “Rose-Colored Boy” which was released on February 5, 2018 along with their retro morning-news themed music video, which currently has over 3.7 million views. 


Foster The People most recently wrapped a world tour in support of their third studio album Sacred Hearts Club. The album released July 2, 2017 and featured hit songs including "Pay the Man", "Doing It for the Money", "SHC,” and “Sit Next To Me.” The band also played a slew of festivals last summer and fall including Lollapalooza, Meadows Music and Arts Festival and Austin City Limits. 

Paramore ‘After Laughter Summer Tour (Tour 5)’ with Foster The People 2018 Dates: 

DATE                    CITY                                VENUE

Fri Jun 08            Manchester, TN+           BONNAROO FESTIVAL+

Tue Jun 12          St. Augustine, FL           St. Augustine Amphitheatre

Thu Jun 14          Simpsonville, SC           Heritage Park Amphitheater

Fri Jun 15            Raleigh, NC*                  Red Hat Amphitheater*

Sun Jun 17          Syracuse, NY                Lakeview Amphitheater

Mon Jun 18         Toronto, ON                   Budweiser Stage

Wed Jun 20         Gilford, NH                     Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion

Thu Jun 21          Bangor, ME                    Darlings Waterfront Pavilion

Sat Jun 23           Columbia, MD                Merriweather Post Pavilion

Sun Jun 24          Philadelphia, PA            Festival Pier

Tue Jun 26           Brooklyn, NY                 Barclays Center

Thu Jun 28           Columbus, OH               Express Live!

Fri Jun 29            Detroit, MI                       DTE Energy Music Theatre

Sun Jul 01           Indianapolis, IN*             Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn at White River State Park*

Mon Jul 02          Chicago, IL                       Huntington Beach Pavilion at Northerly Park

Thu Jul 05           Minneapolis, MN             The Armory

Sat Jul 07            Kansas City, MO              Starlight Amphitheatre

Sun Jul 08           Oklahoma City, OK          Zoo Amphitheatre

Tue Jul 10            New Orleans, LA             Bold Sphere Music at Champions Square

Wed Jul 11           Corpus Christi, TX           Concrete Street Amphitheater

Fri Jul 13              Houston, TX                     Cynthia Mitchell Woods Pavilion

Sat Jul 14             Irving, TX                          The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory

Wed Jul 18           Los Angeles, CA               The Forum

Thu Jul 19            San Diego, CA                   Mattress Firm Amphitheatre

Sat Jul 21             Mountain View, CA           Shoreline Amphitheatre   

Mon Jul 23           Salt Lake City, UT             USANA Amphitheatre

Tue Jul 24            Morrison, CO                     Red Rocks Amphitheatre



*Foster The People not performing 
+Festival date, not part of After Laughter Summer Tour

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