Skillet, for King & Country, Colton Dixon, Hawk Nelson Launch Tours

Skillet and for King & Country To Spread joy.Unleashed This Spring

Skillet and for KING & COUNTRY unveiled they will join forces for “joy.UNLEASHED | The Tour” which will hit over a dozen markets from mid-April through early May. The double-headliner line-up will visit San Antonio, Cedar Rapids, Huntsville, Orlando, Miami and more. “joy.UNLEASHED | The Tour” tickets go on sale to the public on Friday, Jan. 26. VIP tickets include early entry with a crowd-free merch shopping experience and a pre-show Q&A with Skillet and for KING & COUNTRY.

“Very excited to be touring with my friends, for KING & COUNTRY!” shares Skillet’s John Cooper. “We have been talking about it for several years. We have even shared the stage performing songs together. But finally we are joining forces for our own tour. It will be an uplifting, energetic, exciting show where fans will get to see something they have never seen from both acts before.”

We have so many memories when it comes to our friendship and history with Skillet,” explains Joel and Luke of for KING & COUNTRY. “As teenagers we remember watching their sets from side of stage. They headlined the very first tour we were ever on! It’s a real honor and joy for us to have the privilege of touring together.” 

joy.UNLEASHED | The Tour:
04.12 Amarillo, TX 
04.13 Dodge City, KS  
04.14 Topeka, KS 
04.15 Kearney, NE 
04.19 San Antonio, TX 
04.20 Edinburg, TX 
04.21 San Angelo, TX 
04.26 Carbondale, IL 
04.27 Port Huron, MI
04.28 Muskegon, MI 
04.29 Cedar Rapids, IA
05.03 Huntsville, AL 
05.04 Jacksonville, FL 
05.05 Orlando, FL 
05.06 Miramar, FL 

Colton Dixon And Hawk Nelson Co-Headline New Spring Tour

Colton Dixon and Hawk Nelson will co-headline a new spring tour, “An Evening With Colton Dixon & Hawk Nelson,” set to launch on Feb. 22, featuring special guest artist Sarah Reeves. Presented by Compassion International, the tour is slated to hit 16 markets including Texas, Iowa, South Dakota, Michigan, Illinois, Georgia and more, before wrapping up on March 24.

Dixon will be touring in support of his third studio project, Identity, which debuted at the top of Billboard’s Christian Albums chart last year, and included the Top 5 radio single, “All That Matters.”

“I’m so excited to play new music for the fans and share the stage with our friends in Hawk Nelson,” Dixon says. “It’s going to be an awesome tour of celebrating life, love, and the One who makes it all possible.”

A special VIP ticket is available in most markets which includes a pre-show artist meet & greet with early entry for the best seats. For details and ticket links, visit or

“An Evening With Colton Dixon & Hawk Nelson” Spring 2018 Tour:
*All dates and venues subject to change. Additional dates to be added.
22 – Fort Smith, AR – Evangel Temple
23 – Richardson, TX – First Baptist Church Richardson
24 – Corpus Christi, TX – American Bank Center
25 – Kerrville, TX – Cailloux Theater
1 – Oskaloosa, IA – Gateway Church of the Nazarene
2 – Watertown, SD – Watertown Event Center
3 – Grand Forks, ND – Hope Church
9 – Ottawa Lake, MI – Crossroads Community Church
10 – Elgin, IL – Judson University (The Herrick Chapel)
16 – Bellville, GA – Pinewood Christian Academy
18 – Jonesboro, AR – The Rock
23 – Waukesha, WI – Riverglen Christian Church
24 – Springfield, OH – High Street Church of the Nazarene


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