Concert announcements

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


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

Recently announced: RuPaul’s Drag Race, July 26

Upcoming: Miike Snow, June 19


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

Recently announced: Steve Miller Band, Sept. 24; Glass Animals, Sept. 30; The Shins, Oct. 8; Ben Folds, Oct. 26

Upcoming: Twenty One Pilots, June 22; Lil Wayne, June 23; America, Guster, June 27; 311, New Politics, The Skints, June 28; Megadeth, June 30

Fraze Pavilion

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

Recently announced: Il Divo, Sept. 5; Garrison Keillor’s Prairie Home Love and Comedy Tour, Sept. 6

Upcoming: The Menus, June 16; Paul Shaffer and The World’s Most Dangerous Band, June 23; Diana Krall, June 25; The Moody Blues, July 1

Jack Cincinnati Casino

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

Upcoming: Isley Brothers, June 23

J.D. Legends

85 Millard Drive, Franklin, 937-746-4950

Upcoming: Granger Smith, June 24; Gin Blossoms, June 30

Kings Island

6300 Kings Island Drive, Mason,, 513-754-5700

Upcoming: Skillet, Chris Tomlin, TobyMac, Crowder, Mac Powell, Sidewalk Prophets, Hollyn, Thousand Foot Krutch, Rend Collective, We Are Messengers, tedashii, Ryan Stevenson, Bone Hampton, June 22-24

Nationwide Arena

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

Recently announced: Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band, Sept. 30; Chris Stapleton, Nov. 3

Upcoming: Twenty One Pilots, June 27

Newport Music Hall

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

Upcoming: BANKS, June 20; Twenty One Pilots, June 21

PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center

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

Recently announced: Graceland presents Elvis: Live in Concert, Aug. 3

Upcoming: My Morning Jacket, June 22; Dan TDM, June 24; Jason Isbell, July 1

Riverbend Music Center

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

Upcoming: Lady Antebellum, June 25; Train, O.A.R., June 27; Jimmy Buffet, July 8

Rose Music Center at The Heights

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

Upcoming: Vince Gill, June 20; Gary Allan and Walker McGuire, June 23; King and Country, June 24; Boney James, June 25; Collective Soul and Our Lady Peace, June 27; The O’Jays and The Ohio Players, June 28; The Temptations and the Four Tops, June 30; Jason Isbell, July 2

Taft Theatre

317 E. Fifth St., Cincinnati, 513-721-8883

Recently announced: Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis, Sept. 27; The Simon and Garfunkel Story, Oct. 5; John Cleese and the Holy Grail, Oct. 8; Colin Hay, Oct. 29; Postmodern Jukebox, Oct. 31

Upcoming: Joe Jackson, June 13; No BS! Brass, June 14; Joel McHale, June 16; Le Butcherettes, June 22; David Blaine, June 24


For nearly 30 years Mary Chapin Carpenter has earned the trust of her audience through her willingness to look deep into herself and share joys and sorrows, good times and bad. She will bring her signature sounds and songs to Victoria Theatre on Oct. 15. Tickets go on sale June 16 at 10 a.m. Tickets ranging from $39.50-$59.50 may be purchased at Ticket Center Stage, located in the Wintergarden of the Benjamin & Marian Schuster Performing Arts Center, by phone at 937-228-3630, toll-free at 888-228-3630 and online at

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