2023 Events at Bridgestone Arena

photo by Jim Wood

Bridgestone Arena is hosting some incredible concerts and other entertainment this year. Here are the upcoming events for Bridgestone Arena in 2023 (as of January 5, 2023).

*This list includes entertainment events but does not include sports events

Updated on Mar. 13, 2023 

1Monster Jam

Saturday – Sunday, January 7 – 8

There will be two shows on the 7th and one show on the 8th giving you three chances to see action-packed motorsports experience for families in the world today returns to Nashville for an adrenaline-charged weekend at Bridgestone Arena on Saturday, January 7 and Sunday, January 8, 2023. Nashville fans will witness heated rivalries, high-flying stunts and fierce head-to-head battles for the Event Championship. Engineered to perfection, the 12,000-pound Monster Jam trucks push all the limits.

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2Barry Manilow

Friday, January 20, 7 pm

2023 also marks Manilow’s 50th Anniversary as a recording artist. The tour will highlight the superstar’s greatest hits. Manilow, a Grammy®, TONY®, and EMMY® Award-winning music icon and whose success is a benchmark in popular music, will perform an array of his hit songs, including “Mandy,” “I Write the Songs,” “Looks Like We Made It,” “Can’t Smile Without You,” and “Copacabana (At the Copa).”

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3The Harlem Globetrotters

Saturday, January 28th, 2 pm and 7 pm

The Harlem Globetrotters 2023 World Tour presented by Jersey Mike’s Subs is coming with game like never before! Your favorite Globetrotter stars are bringing out their amazing basketball skill, outrageous athleticism and a non-stop LOL good time. Join the Globetrotters as they go head-to-head against the Washington Generals who will stop at nothing to try and defeat the world’s winningest team!

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4Carin Leon en Concierto

Sunday, January 29th, 7 pm

Rising Mexican artist, Carin Leon has been selling out shows across the US. See him live at Bridgestone Arena.

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5Winter Jam Tour

Friday, February 3, 6 pm

World Vision presents Winter Jam Tour, hosted by Newsong & produced by Premier Productions, Christian music’s biggest tour, is back for 2023 with headliners We the Kingdom and Jeremy Camp and a solid lineup of acts including Andy Mineo, Disciple, Austin French, NewSong and featuring for the first time Dove Award-winning new artist of the year Anne Wilson.

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6My 2000s Playlist

Saturday, February 4, 7 pm

My 2000’s Playlist: Nelly, Ashanti, Ja Rule, Fat Joe, Ma$e, Fabolous, Lloyd, Mike Jones, Ying Yang Twins, Amerie and DJ Livia. The knockout roster of artists are the definition of 2000’s nostalgia that will make you want to live like it is yesterday.

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7Andrea Bocelli

Thursday, February 9, 8 pm

Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli is bringing his US tour to Nashville in 2023. The tour kicks off on February 9 at Bridgestone Arena with The Nashville Symphony, for their first-ever performance together in Nashville.

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8Adam Sandler

Friday, February 17, 7:30 pm

Sandler is bringing his stand-up comedy show to Nashville. Sandler will be filming a special for Netflix but it’s unsure if Nashville will be the spot on the tour where he will film

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9TobyMac Hits Deep Tour

Sunday, February 19, 7 pm

TobyMac and the DiverseCity Band return to the stage with support from fan favorite CROWDER, Cochren & Co, Tasha Layton, Jon Reddick & Terrian. You do not want to miss this night of hit music and fun.

10Carrie Underwood

Wednesday, March 1, 7:30 pm

Carrie Underwood is bringing The Denim and Rhinestones Tour to Nashville with special guests Jimmie Allen.

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11Legendz of the Streetz Reloaded

Saturday, March 4, 7 pm

Legendz of the Streetz Reloaded returns to Bridgestone Arena on Saturday, March 4, 2023 featuring Jeezy, Rick Ross, T.I. Gucci Mane, Jadakiss, Cam’ron, Trina, and Jucee Froot.

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12Love Rising:Let Freedom Sing

Monday, March 20, 7:30 pm

A benefit concert for Tennessee Equality Project, Inclusion Tennessee, Out Memphis, and the Tennessee Pride Chamber in partnership with Looking Out Foundation featuring Allison Russell, Amanda Shires, Brittany Howard, Brothers Osborne, Hozier, Jake Wesley Rogers, Jason Isbell, Joy Oladokun, Julien Baker, Maren Morris, and more.

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13John Mayer

Friday, March 24, 8 pm

John Mayer has set a groundbreaking solo acoustic tour for spring 2023. 20 years in the making, this audacious trek features solo performances by Mayer, leaning heavily on his acoustic guitar work with special performances on piano and electric guitar, in arenas throughout the U.S. and Canada. Produced by Live Nation, the tour kicks off Saturday, March 11th, in Newark, New Jersey.

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14Kane Brown

Friday, March 31, 7 pm

Kane Brown announced his Drunk or Dreaming Tour will arrive in the US in 2023. Brown will perform his first solo headlining arena show at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville on March 31 with special guests Dustin Lynch and LoCash.

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15Chris Tomlin

Friday, April 7, 7 pm

Chris Tomlin is returning to Bridgestone Arena for Good Friday in 2023.

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16Banda MS y Eden

Saturday, April 8, 7:30 pm

Mexican-based group Banda MS will return to Bridgestone Arena on Saturday, April 8, 2023 as part of a special 20th anniversary show with special guest Edén Muñoz.

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17Nate Bargatze

Saturday, April 15, 7 pm

Comedian and Tennessee Native, Nate Bargatze, has announced he will be headlining the 2023 Nashville Comedy Festival at Bridgestone Arena on Saturday.

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18New Edition

Sunday, April 16, 7 pm

NEW EDITION is returning with the LEGACY TOUR with KEITH SWEAT and the original members of GUY (Teddy Riley, Aaron Hall, and Damion Hall), and special guest TANK.

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19Janet Jackson

Thursday, May 4, 8 pm

Janet Jackson, has announced her highly anticipated return to the road after four years with her ninth concert tour, “Together Again.”  Jackson will be joined by Ludacris.

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20Dave Matthews Band

Friday, May 26, 7:30 pm

January 24 marks the release of the epic and ominous first single release from Walk Around The Moon.“Madman’s Eyes” weaves Middle Eastern textures with heavy horns and strings as Matthews asks unflinchingly.

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21Ricardo Arjona

Sunday May 28, 8 pm

RICARDO ARJONA ANNOUNCES BLANCO Y NEGRO: VOLVER 2023. Produced by Loud And Live, and Back by Popular Demand the Blanco y Negro: Volver Tour 2023. “Loud And Live had the honor of producing Ricardo’s Blanco y Negro Tour last year with 35 shows in the United States and Ecuador, making it one of the most successful tours of all time,” said Nelson Albareda, CEO and Founder of Loud And Live. “This year, we are deeply proud to reunite him with his fans.”

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22Duran Duran

Tuesday, June 13, 7 pm

Duran Duran are icons of British music. Continuing to perform to huge concert audiences around the world since the band first formed in 1980, their career has seen more than 100 million record sales worldwide.

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23Bryan Adams

Saturday, June 17, 7:30 pm

Bryan Adams will bring his So Happy it Hurts tour with special guest Joan Jett and the Blackhearts to Nashville.

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Monday, June 19, 7:30 pm

Drake returns to Bridgestone this summer with special guests 21 Savage.

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25Kid Rock

Saturday, July 1, 7:30 pm & Saturday, July 8, 7:30 pm

Kid Rock announced four arena dates with a stop in Nashville.

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26Matchbox Twenty

Monday, July 3, 7:30 pm

The Matchbox Twenty event at Bridgestone Arena originally scheduled for June 26, 2022 and rescheduled to June 25, 2023 has been rescheduled to Monday, July 3, 2023. Your ticket will be honored for the new date.

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27blink 182

Sunday, July 16, 7:30 pm

Award winning group blink-182 have announced their biggest tour ever, a colossal global outing with Mark Hoppus, Tom DeLonge and Travis Barker reuniting for the first time in nearly 10 years. Produced by Live Nation, the worldwide trek includes their first ever performances in Latin America along with stops in North America, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand.

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28The Chicks

Thursday, July 27, 8 pm

Earning universal recognition as the biggest-selling U.S. female band of all time, The Chicks have sold more than 30.5 million albums and are among an elite group of artists and the only female group to achieve multiple “diamond” selling (ten million copies) releases. Special guests for the concert is Wild Rivers.

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29Sam Smith

Saturday, July 29th, 8 pm

Sam’s fourth studio album, Gloria, includes the GRAMMY®-nominated single “Unholy” ft. Kim Petras, which spent three weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 and four weeks atop the UK Official Singles Chart. The song also took the #1 position on the Mediabase Top 40 Airplay chart. Now, the US tour of Gloria will stop at Bridgestone this summer.

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Tuesday, August 1, 6:30 pm

Nickelback announced the upcoming 2023 Get Rollin’ Tour, in support of their most recent 10th studio album, Get Rollin’. Produced by Live Nation, the massive run will hit 38 cities this summer.

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31Luke Bryan

Saturday, August 12, 7 pm

Luke Bryan announces “Country On” with special guests Chayce Beckman, Tyler Braden, Ashley Cooke, Jackson Dean, Jon Langston, Conner Smith, Alana Springsteen, and Hailey Whitters.

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32Phil Wickman

Thursday, August 24, 7 pm

Join Phil Wickham and Brandon Lake on the Summer Worship Nights Tour, hitting 12 cities this August with special guest KB.

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33Pepe Aguilar

Friday, August 25, 8 pm

One of the most iconic Mexican singers of all time who is considered to possess one of the best voices in the Spanish-speaking world, Pepe Aguilar will be playing across the US this Summer and Fall.

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34Freaks on Parade

Tuesday, September 12, 6 pm

The Freaks on Parade features Rob Zombie and Alice Cooper with special guests Ministry & Filter.

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35Wu Tang Clan & Nas

Wednesday, September 20, 8 pm

Founded in New York City’s Staten Island in the early 1990s, the Wu-Tang Clan is comprised of members RZA, GZA, Method Man, Raekwon, Ghostface Killah, U-God, Masta Killa, Inspectah Deck, Cappadonna, and the deceased Ol’ Dirty Bastard (ODB). Their name is a reference to a 1983 martial arts film.

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36Thomas Rhett

Friday, September 29, 7:30 pm

Thomas Rhett will join the Home Teams of 40 cities next summer, today revealing US tour dates for his HOME TEAM TOUR 23, produced by Live Nation, presented by Dos Primos Tequila and Fueled by Marathon. Special guests include Cole Swindell and Nate Smith.

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37Marco Antonio Solis

Friday, October 13, 7:30 pm

Marco Antonio Solís is one of the most celebrated artists in Latin music history, with an outstanding career that spans nearly five decades. The highly acclaimed composer, arranger, producer, musician, artistic director and multi-faceted performer has won the hearts of countless fans around the world.

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38Depeche Mode

Thursday, October 19, 7:30 pm

The tour is on track to be one of Depeche Mode’s largest to date and is also well on its way to being one of the largest worldwide tours of 2023. The tour will feature Depeche Mode favorites and rarities, alongside new songs from Memento Mori, including the new single ”Ghosts Again.”

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