BREAKING: Jon Pardi Announces Sudden Postponement Of European Tour, Issues Statement

Pardi said he was “sorry” to announce the news.

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Lauren Jo Black

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August 22, 2023

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Jon Pardi; Photo by Andrew Wendowski

Jon Pardi has been forced to postpone all U.K. and European dates of his Mr. Saturday Night World Tour.

The “Your Heart Or Mine” singer shared the unfortunate news with fans via social media early Tuesday morning, shortly before the tour was set to kick off in Belfast, Northern Ireland on August 25.

“I’m sorry to announce that we’ve had to postpone the UK & European leg of the Mr. Saturday Night World Tour,” Pardi’s note to fans began. 

Statement To Fans

He went on to encourage them to hold on to their tickets for the rescheduled dates, which will be unveiled in the coming weeks. 

“Details on rescheduled dates will be available soon so please hold on to your tickets. If you are unable to make the rescheduled date, refunds are available at the point of purchase,” he wrote. 

Additionally, his headlining appearance at The Long Road Festival has been canceled. 

“Appreciate you all understanding as we get new dates on the calendar, and really excited to get over there to the fans soon,” he said in closing.

Jon Pardi; Photo by Kirsten Balani
Jon Pardi; Photo by Kirsten Balani

The impacted dates include the following: 

August

25 – Belfast, Northern Ireland – Ulster Hall^~

27 – Lutterworth, U.K. – The Long Road Festival

28 – Glasgow, U.K. – Old Fruitmarket~

29 – Manchester, U.K. – O2 Ritz~

31 – Bristol, U.K. – O2 Academy~

September

1 – London, U.K. – O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire~

3 – Amsterdam, Netherlands – Melkweg^~

4 – Hamburg, Germany – Gruenspan^~

6 – Oslo, Norway – Rockefeller~

7 – Stockholm, Sweden – Debaser Strand^~

Jon Pardi; Photo by Andrew Wendowski
Jon Pardi; Photo by Andrew Wendowski

Ella Langley was set to join Pardi on his U.K. and European trek.  

The tour comes in support of Pardi’s latest album, Mr. Saturday Night. The project includes fan-favorites such as “Last Night Lonely,” “Longneck Way To Go” featuring Midland, and his latest single, “Your Heart Or Mine.” 

The Mr. Saturday Night World Tour will resume on Thursday, September 28 in Knoxville, TN. For a complete list of upcoming dates, see below. 

Opry Induction

Jon Pardi will take a break from the tour to visit the Grand Ole Opry on Tuesday, October 24. That evening, he will officially be inducted as a member of the Grand Ole Opry. 

The multi-platinum singer/songwriter/producer was invited to become a member of the Opry in April during his appearance at Stagecoach festival.

Jon Pardi will become the first native of California to become a member of the Grand Ole Opry.

See a full list of Jon Pardi’s upcoming tour dates below.

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Mr. Saturday Night Tour

September 

28 – Knoxville, TN – Knoxville Civic Coliseum*

29 – Pikeville, KY – Appalachian Wireless Arena*

30 – Savannah, GA – Enmarket Arena*

October 

5 – Hollywood, FL – Hard Rock Live at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood*

6 – Estero, FL – Hertz Arena*

7 – Jacksonville, FL – Dailys Place*

19 – Brookings, SD – Swiftel Center*

20 – Omaha, NE – Baxter Arena*

21 – St. Louis, MO – Chaifetz Arena*

26 – Eugene, OR – Matthew Knight Arena*

27 – Abbotsford, BC – Abbotsford Centre*

28 – Everett, WA – Angel Of The Winds Arena*

November 

2 – Nampa, ID – Ford Idaho Center Arena+

3 – Missoula, MT – Adams Center#

4 – Billings, MT – First Interstate Arena at MetraPark#

16 – London, ON – Budweiser Gardens#

17 – Oshawa, ON – Tribute Communities Centre#

18 – Hershey, PA – GIANT Center+

30 – Independence, MO – Cable Dahmer Arena+

December 

1 – Tulsa, OK – BOK Center+

2 – Fort Worth, TX – DICKIES ARENA (Support to be announced)

8 – Fresno, CA – Save Mart Center at Fresno State#

9 – Las Vegas, NV – Michelob ULTRA Arena#

* Midland, Ella Langley, DJ Highmax | + Randall King, Ella Langley, DJ Highmax

# Jackson Dean, Ella Langley, DJ Highmax | ~ Ella Langley Only Support

^ Not a Live Nation Date

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Lauren Jo Black, a University of Central Florida graduate, has immersed herself in the world of country music for over 15 years. In 2008, she co-founded CountryMusicIsLove, eventually selling it to a major record label in 2015. Following the rebranding of the website to Sounds Like Nashville, Black served as Editor-in-Chief for two and a half years. Currently, she assumes the role of Editor-in-Chief at Country Now and oversees Country Now’s content and digital footprint. Her extensive experience also encompasses her previous role as a Country Music Expert Writer for Answers.com and her work being featured on Forbes.com. She’s been spotlighted among Country Aircheck’s Women of Influence and received the 2012 Rising Star Award from the University of Central Florida. Black also spent time in front of the camera as host of Country Now Live, which brought live music directly to fans in 2021 when the majority of concerts were halted due to the pandemic. During this time, she hosted 24 weeks of live concerts via Country Now Live on Twitch with special guests such as Lady A, Dierks Bentley, Jordan Davis, Brett Young, and Jon Pardi. Over the course of her career, she has had the privilege of conducting interviews with some of the industry’s most prominent stars, including Reba McEntire, Blake Shelton, Luke Combs, Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Lainey Wilson, and many others. Lauren Jo Black is a longtime member of the Country Music Association and the Academy of Country Music.