Concert announcements


Single tickets for the majority of Victoria Theatre Association’s 2016-2017 presentations go on sale to the general public Tuesday, Aug. 9. Tickets will be available for purchase in person at the Ticket Center Stage Box Office, located in the Wintergarden of the Benjamin & Marian Schuster Performing Arts Center at 10 a.m. Single tickets will also be available online at and via phone 937- 228-3630 or toll-free at 888-228-3630. In addition to a full slate of theater performances, the season also includes several concerts including Scythian (Feb. 18, 2017 at the Victoria Theatre), Pink Martini (March 3, 2017 at the Schuster Center), Rain: A Tribute to the Beatles (April 18, 2017 at the Schuster Center), Zapp with Dayton Funk Allstars (Oct. 1, 2016 at the Victoria Theatre) and the Lonesome River Band with Nightflyer and The Repeating Arms (Oct. 15, 2016 at the Victoria Theatre).

Tickets are on sale at the individual venues and all Ticketmaster outlets, except where noted.

Banker’s Life Fieldhouse

125 Pennsylvania St., Indianapolis, 317-917-2727

Recently announced: R. Kelly, Sept. 8; Carrie Underwood, Oct. 4; Casting Crowns, Oct. 27; Michael W. Smith and Amy Grant, Nov. 26

Upcoming: Kanye West, Aug. 25

BMI Speedway

791 E. Main St., Versailles, 937-526-9544

Upcoming: Firehouse with Kip Winger, Aug. 20


2621 Vine St., Cincinnati, 513-872-8801

Recently announced: Griz, Nov. 15

Upcoming: Mad Anthony, Aug. 5; Kesha, Aug. 16

Celeste Center

Ohio State Expo Center

717 E. 17th Ave,. Columbus; 614-466-8346

Upcoming: Ohio State Fair concert series featuring Keith Sweat, Aug. 5; Matthew West with Lauren Dangle, Aug. 6

Dayton Art Institute

456 Belmonte Park North; 937-223-5277

Upcoming: PanVibe, Aug. 11


405 Neil Ave., Columbus, 614-461-LIVE (5483), ext. 101

Recently announced: Beck, Sept. 20; CHVRCHES, Sept. 24; Korn and Breaking Benjamin, Sept. 30; Gavin DeGraw and Andy Grammer, Oct. 5; Clutch, Oct. 8; Ingrid Michaelson, Oct. 9

Upcoming: Ted Nugent, Aug. 17; Buddy Guy and Jonny Lang, Aug. 30

Fraze Pavilion

695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering, 800-514-3849

Upcoming: Dave Koz & David Sanborn with Jazz Funk Soul, Aug. 5; Shawn Colvin and Steve Earle, Aug. 6; Lady Antebellum, Aug. 7; Jim Gaffigan, Aug. 10; The Spinners, Aug. 11; Atlanta Rhythm Section and Pure Prairie League, Aug. 12; Classic Albums Live: David Bowie, Aug. 13; Happy Together Tour, Aug. 17; Collin Raye and The Dayton Philharmonic, Aug. 18; Festival of the Vine, Aug. 20

Jack Cincinnati Casino

1000 Broadway St., Cincinnati, 513-252-0777

Upcoming: John Fogerty, Aug. 26

J.D. Legends

85 Millard Drive, Franklin, 937-746-4950

Upcoming: Joe Nichols, Aug. 6; Aaron Lewis, Aug. 20

Nationwide Arena

200 W. Nationwide Blvd., Columbus, 614-246-3199

Upcoming: Drake with Future, Aug. 13; Belong Tour, Aug. 19-20

Newport Music Hall

1722 N. High St., Columbus, 614-246-2000

Upcoming: Corey Smith, Aug. 5; Boys Like Girls, Aug. 11; Ben Rector, Aug. 24

Nutter Center

3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Fairborn, 937-775-4789

Upcoming: KISS, Aug. 22

PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center

6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, 513-232-6220

Upcoming: Kidz Bop Aug. 5; The Beach Boys with the Four Tops, Aug. 17; Michael McDonald and Boz Scaggs, Aug. 21; Don Henley, Aug. 23; NEEDTOBREATHE, Aug. 26

Riverbend Music Center

6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, 513-232-6220

Upcoming: Korn and Rob Zombie, Aug. 7; Gwen Stefani, Aug. 9; BLINK-182, Aug. 10; Josh Groban with Sarah McLachlan, Aug. 12; Luke Bryan with Little Big Town and Dustin Lynch, Aug. 13-14; Darius Rucker with Dan + Shay, Aug. 18; Hank Williams Jr. and Chris Stapleton, Aug. 27

Rose Music Center at The Heights

6800 Executive Boulevard, Huber Heights, 513-232-6220

Upcoming: The Golden Boys featuring Frankie Avalon, Fabian, and Bobby Rydell, Aug. 6; ABBA the Concert, Aug. 7; ZZ Top and Gregg Allman, Aug. 16; The Go-Go’s, Aug. 17; The Beach Boys with the Four Tops, Aug. 18; Blues Traveler and The Wallflowers, Aug. 19; Gov’t Mule, Aug. 20; Weird Al Yankovic, Aug. 28

Schuster Center

Second and Main streets, Dayton, 937-228-3630

Recently announced: Pink Martini, March, 2017; Rain: A Tribute to the Beatles, April 18, 2017

Stubbs Park Amphitheater

255 W. Spring Valley Road, Centerville

Upcoming: Phil Dirt and the Dozers, Aug. 7; Alexis Gomez, Aug. 14

Summit Park

4335 Glendale Milford Road, Cincinnati, 513-745-8550

Recently announced: Brad Paisley, Chase Rice, Aug. 5-6

U.S. Bank Arena

100 Broadway, Cincinnati, 513-421-4111

Upcoming: Bad Boy Family Reunion Tour featuring Puff Daddy, Lil’ Kim, Mase, Faith Evans, French Montana and more, Aug. 26

Victoria Theatre

138 N. Main St.

Recently announced: Steep Canyon Rangers, Feb. 4, 2017; Scythian, Feb. 18, 2017; Zapp with Dayton Funk Allstars, Oct. 1, 2017; Lonesome River Band with Nightflyer and The Repeating Arms, Oct. 15